NEW JERSEY: New Jersey Sets Mandatory COVID-19 Health and Safety Standards Applicable to All Employers, Legalizes Recreational Marijuana
Effective last week, all employers operating in New Jersey are required to comply with a number of COVID-19-related mandatory health and safety standards. With the signing of Executive Order 192 (EO192), Gov. Phil Murphy consolidated a hodgepodge of requirements directed at specific industries (e.g., construction, manufacturing, retail) and guidance documents, and placed all New Jersey employers on notice, regardless of industry, that they will be required to institute and enforce COVID-19 safety protocols.
Over the past two weeks, HCAOA has been celebrating Home Care and Hospice Month by offering special prizes and promos from our vendor partners.
What Biden Presidency Means for Home Care
This past weekend, Former Vice President Joe Biden was declared President-Elect, signaling a new direction for the country. Within 24 hours, the Biden/Harris campaign launched its plan outlining the Administration’s four priorities as they prepare for the transition of power in January:
Hundreds of home care agencies provide in-home care to our veterans and HCAOA pledges to support members’ efforts.
The Home Care Association of America, Illinois HomeCare & Hospice Council, and LeadingAge Illinois are partnering to present the Private Duty Symposium. In its 6th year, the Private Duty Symposium brings together experts and thought leaders in the home care industry to inform, inspire and enlighten attendees.