Covid-19 and Nursing Homes

Confirmed Cases in Nursing Homes

14-day Confirmed Case Rate

County/Community Spread

14-day Covid Test Positivity Rate
0 new confirmed cases
<5% positvity or fewer than 20 tests
Testing required once a month
<5% case rate
Fewer than 5 new cases per 100 residents
5%-10% positivity rate
Testing required once a week
>5% case rate
More than 5 new cases per 100 residents
>10% positivity rate
Testing required twice a week
Data failed quality check or wasn't submitted
Data unavailable
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Data Source: CMS. Click here for more information on testing requirements for Nursing Homes.