This morning, OSHA and CMS released their highly anticipated mandatory vaccination rules, which will be published and effective tomorrow (November 5, 2021). Both OSHA and CMS have published FAQs regarding their rules.
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
Interim Final Rule: Medicare and Medicaid Programs; Omnibus COVID-19 Health Care Staff Vaccination
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
OSHA New Emergency Temporary Standards (ETS) FAQ: https://www.osha.gov/coronavirus/ets2/faqs
OSHA Healthcare ETS (implemented June 2021): https://www.osha.gov/coronavirus/ets/faqs.
Percent of nursing home residents living with Alzheimer’s or other dementias (Alzheimer’s Association)
Annual Median turnover percentage for RNs of any healthcare sector in Texas according to the TCNWS.