Stan Szpytek, Author at McKnight's Long Term Care News

Stan Szpytek

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Focus on life safety during the management of COVID-19

As skilled nursing facilities around the nation rise to the challenges of managing this current infectious disease outbreak, providers must remain focused on maintaining a safe environment of care within their buildings. Complying with Life Safety Code requirements is the first step in helping to promote safety for all building occupants. Here are some points…

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Why you must have ‘All Hazards’ disaster planning and the incident command system

As perils of all types, including wildfires, floods, tornados, earthquakes, mass shootings and a wide variety of other adverse events, impact our nation, providers of senior services must understand the ultimate importance of establishing robust and compliant protocols that will address an “All Hazards” approach to emergency preparedness, response and recovery.

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