Resident and Visitor Information
Oklahoma's Phased Reopening of Long-Term Care Facilities - (Revised 7/17/20)
- A Message to Family members and Friends of Residents in Long-Term Care Facilities - (May 20, 2020)
|OSDH COVID-19 website||Provides data related to COVID-19 in the state of Oklahoma|
|Alzheimer’s Association||Provides support and guidance for caregivers whether your loved one is at home or in a Long-Term Care facility.|
|Emergency Preparedness: Caring for Persons Living with Dementia in a Long-Term Care or Community Based Setting.||This document includes tips for dealing with residents with Alzheimer’s or dementia during the COVID-19 pandemic.|
|Long Term Care Ombudsman||The Ombudsman Program serves residents in Oklahoma’s long-term care facilities, including nursing homes, assisted living and similar adult care homes. An ombudsman helps improve the quality of life and the quality of care available to long-term care facility residents.
The Oklahoma Office of the State Long-Term Care Ombudsman has been working with Dr. David Herendeen, Director of Opera and Musical Theater at Oklahoma City University, to share the power of music and theater with long-term care residents. Consider sharing this uplifting resource, Songs of Hope, from Dr. Harendeen and his students. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oLZJh3rKEoc&feature=youtu.be.