As stated by the New York State Department of Health, beginning February 26th, 2021, Nursing Homes may expand visitation and/or activities under Governor Andrew Cuomo’s Guidance. The guidance requires that Nursing Homes open up visitation following key provisions of the new rules:
Chapin Home is currently updating and revising policies to meet the new guidance. Thank you for patience and understanding. More information will be available in the coming days.
Please note that under this strict guidance, Chapin Home will be open to limited in-person visitation on March 8th, 2021, which is subject to change.
Additionally, Chapin Home is located in the Queens County, which currently has a COVID test positivity rate of 8.7%.
Health Advisory Guidance on Visitation https://www.governor.ny.gov/sites/governor.ny.gov/files/atoms/files/NH_Visitation_update_2-22-2021.pdf