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Scheduled Visitation Plan at Kingsway Arms Nursing Center

September 13, 2021 - 8:00am

Dear Kingsway Arms Residents, Families and Staff,

Please review our Visitation Plan below and we thank you again for your cooperation with these safety measures and protocols.

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INDOOR & OUTDOOR VISITATION PLAN

 

• Visitation is by appointment only and is limited to 2 Visitors – regardless of vaccination status. 

 

• The duration of each visit will be limited to 1-hour.   

 

• Visits are by appointment only during the following times, effective Monday September 13, 2021:

-Sunday 9am – 11am, 2pm - 4pm

-Monday 9am – 11am, 2pm - 4pm

-Tuesday 9am – 11am, 2pm - 4pm, and 6pm – 8pm

-Wednesday 9am – 11am, 2pm - 4pm

-Thursday 9am – 11am, 2pm - 4pm, and 6pm – 8pm

-Friday 9am – 11am, 2pm - 4pm

-Saturday 9am – 11am, 2pm - 4pm, and 6pm – 8pm

 

• Travel outside of the facility, including on our grounds, is strongly discouraged at this time.

 

• Visitors may ask for a 15-minute COVID rapid test which can be performed by facility staff, at no cost to the visitor, on Thursday’s from 2pm - 4pm.  

 

• Facemask is required at all times during visitation. The consumption of food or drink is prohibited during the visit.

 

• Visitors will have access to resident’s room/designated area and are not permitted to travel to other areas within the facility.

 

• To schedule a visit appointment, please contact Sunita Hansraj, between 9am and 1pm, Monday through Friday, by phone at (518) 393-4117 or by email to shansraj@kingswaycommunity.com. You must receive a confirmation of your visit's date, time and place from Sunita prior to coming to visit.

 

• All Visitors, regardless of vaccination status, are required to follow infection control protocols, use facility hand sanitizer before and after each visit and wear a facemask while on the premises.

 

• If any visitor fails to adhere to these protocols, per NYS-DOH requirements, they will be required to leave and may be prohibited from visiting. 

 

RESIDENT DINING

 

• Residents who are vaccinated may dine together at the same table without the use of face coverings or physical distancing.

 

• Unvaccinated residents also dining in the communal dining area must continue to physically distance from others. (one per table)

 

• All residents must wear face coverings when traveling to and from dining areas. Masks are removed once seated at the dining table.

 

RECREATION

 

• Group activities may occur without the use of face coverings or social distancing if all residents who are participating are fully vaccinated.

 

• If any residents that are not fully vaccinated are participating, all residents must wear a face covering and unvaccinated residents should physically distance from others.

 

These protocols will be re-evaluated and adjusted on a regular basis as Covid-related conditions change.  Thank you for your support and cooperation. Please contact me if you have further questions or concerns at 518-393-4117.

Sincerely,
Mark Olsen
Administrator, Kingsway Arms Nursing Center