Our national group of social work researchers and advocates, all dedicated to nursing home social work, have curated a list of excellent resources to help support nursing home social workers during the pandemic.

COVID-19 Resource List from the National Nursing Home Social Work Network

Additional Resources

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Nursing Homes
The CMS.gov site provides basic information about being certified as a Medicare and/or Medicaid nursing home provider and includes links to applicable laws, regulations, and compliance information. This includes a downloads section, that provides related nursing home reports, compendia, and the list of special focus facilities.

Alzheimer's Association
The Alzheimer's Association leads the way to end Alzheimer's and all other dementia — by accelerating global research, driving risk reduction and early detection, and maximizing quality care and support.
Website: https://www.alz.org/
Caregiving: https://www.alz.org/help-support/caregiving
Local Chapters: Iowa, Illinois, Minnesota, Missouri, Wisconsin

Funeral and Burial-Related Rules and Regulations in Iowa
This guide is provided as a public service, and was compiled by students and faculty at the School of Social Work, supported, in part, by the Aging Studies Program. The guide also provides summaries of numerous Funeral Home General Price Lists from the state of Iowa.
Final Arrangements Resource Guide (2016)