Eger Health Care and Rehabilitation Center
Policy & Procedure
Pandemic Emergency Plan
Updated August 2022
Policy: This Pandemic Emergency Plan (PEP) is an element in Eger’s Comprehensive Emergency Management Plan and shall be utilized upon New York State’s declaration of a public health emergency. Key components of the PEP include but are not limited to: a communication plan, protection plans against infections for staff, residents and families, maintenance of a 60-day supply of personal protective equipment (PPE), a plan for preserving a resident’s place in and/or being admitted to the facility or alternate care site should a resident be hospitalized and to the best of our knowledge and capabilities, shall implement procedures provided in NYSDOH and CDC recovery guidelines that are issued at the time of each specific infectious disease or pandemic event. The PEP shall be made available on Eger’s website and immediately upon request.
A. Communication Plan
B. Infection Protection Plans
C. Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
D. Plan for Preserving a Resident’s Place at the Facility When
the Resident is Hospitalized
This plan shall be made public on the facility web-site and available upon request of the Executive Office.