Due to increasing concern around the spread of the highly infectious Delta Variant and In accordance with Ascent Living’s duty to provide and maintain a workplace that is free of known hazards, Ascent Living Communities is implementing a mandatory vaccination policy that requires the COVID-19 vaccination for all staff members. Ascent adopted this policy to safeguard the health of our associates and their families, our residents and their families, our visitors and the community at large from COVID-19.
In making this decision, the Ascent ownership and leadership team reviewed guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE), local health officials, and the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. This policy is intended to comply with all applicable laws.
More information about COVID-19 vaccines and the safety and efficacy of the vaccines is available and frequently updated on the CDC’s website at: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/ and on the CDPHE’s website at: https://covid19.colorado.gov/vaccine.