COVID-19 Updates

CALA understands the significant impact the virus outbreak is having in the industry and will publish the latest news, information and resources to keep you up to date.


Information and Resources from the state of Colorado Health Department

8-03-2021 Residential Care Facility Comprehensive Mitigation Guidance (Updated) Click Here

7-27-2021 Residential Care Facility (RCF) Comprehensive Mitigation Guidance Click Here

7-27-2021 Family Member Letter Click Here

7-27-2021 CLIA Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments Application for Certification Click Here

3-25-2021 Residential Care Facility (RCF) Comprehensive Mitigation Guidance Document Click Here

3-25-2021 To Schedule a Second Dose of the Vaccine – Click Here

1-20-2021 COVID-19 LTCF Checklist – Click Here

1-20-2021 COVID-19 Small ALR Checklist – Click Here

1-15-2021 Mandatory Visitation Requirements for Residential Care Facilities – Click Here

12-29-2020 5th Amended Health Order – Click Here

12-2-2020 Latest Small ALR Covid-19 Checklist (as of 11-20-2020) – Click Here

11-20-2020 – 5th Amended Public Health Orders for Long Term Care – Click Here

10-15-2020 – Request for a Rulemaking Hearing concerning 6 CCR 1011-1, Chapter 7, Assisted Living Residences

9-16-2020 Indoor Visits in residential care facilities guidelines – Click Here

Testing Resources Request Form – Click Here

State Website Residential Care Strike Team with FAQS, EM Resource, ETC.  Click Here

9-16-2020 CALA Webinar with CDPHE Strike Team Information
Copy of Presentation – Click Here
Copy of Recording – Click Here
Link to Residential Care Strike Team Questions Form – Click Here

8-28-2020 New Visitation Guidelines – Click Here

8-24-2020 Residential Care SME Meeting Slides Click Here to Download

8-17-2020 Residential Care SME Meeting Slides Click Here to Download

7-30-2020 CDPHE Updated Orders – Click Here to Download

6-24 CDPHE Guidance for Residentail Care Facilities Outdoor Visitation – Click Here to Download

4-20 CDPHE/Governor Issues New Orders for Long Term Care Facilities – Written Plans by May 1st – Click to Download

4-22 CDPHE Template for Written Plan for Assisted Living Residences for COVID-19 (fillable PDF) – Click Here to Download

COVID-19 Preparation and Rapid Response: Checklist for Long Term Care Facilities – Click to Download

CDPHE Order 2020 for ALRS – PDF – Download

CDPHE Guidelines for Prevention & Control of COVID-19 in Assisted Living Residences PDF – Download

CDPHE Resources for Healthcare Providers – Click Here

CDPHE COVID-19 Recommendations – Click Here

COVID-19 Facts for Coloradans – Click Here

COVID-19 Testing information from CDPHE – Click Here


As additional resources are made known we will add them there.

Caregiver Employment Resources from CDPHE – Click Here

Caregiver Training Resources from In The Know

An Infection Control Module: Understanding Coronavirus

30 Minutes

Click here to view the training

Email us for completion certificate.

CARES Act Provider Relief Fund: For Providers – Click Here

8-24-2020 Colorado Paid Leave UpdateClick Here

Colorado Governors Office Updates – Click Here

Colorado COVID-19 Relief Fund Accepting Grant ApplicationsClick Here

Small Business Owners Guide to the CARES Act – Click Here

SBA Disaster Assistance Loans for Small Businesses Impacted by COVID-19 – Click Here

Economic Injury Disaster Loan (SBA) – Click Here for Online Application

Disinfectant and PPE – Local Provider in Lakewood – local delivery
Columbine Paper & Maintenance Supply
Marcy Zellitti

Access to Testing Kits for Covid-19 – Click Here