Long-term Care and Assisted Living Infection Control
Cass County facilities can find the most up-to-date guidance and recommendations from CCHD, IDPH, CMS and the CDC on this page.
Current Community Transmission Map
This CDC map identifies the current category our county falls into. LTCs must use this to evaluate necessary safety measures
This page includes updated recommendations from CMS
IDPH LTC/AL Recommendation Page
This page gives an overview of how facilities should treat vaccination, PPE, and new positive cases in residents and staff
This page gives direct recommendations from the CDC for staff and residents in LTC settings
*CCHD has received grant funding through NACCHO to improve local access to resources and subject matter experts that will address the burden of infection control in our facilities. Our staff is working closely with IDPH to ensure that the workers and individuals in congregate care are benefitting from the most up -to-date guidelines base on CDC recommendations. This page is a product of this grant.