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Coronavirus Toll: What Impact Did New York’s Nursing Home Mandate Have On COVID-19 Deaths?

Coronavirus Toll: What Impact Did New York’s Nursing Home Mandate Have On COVID-19 Deaths?

New York has 40% more nursing home patients than Florida, but 700% more nursing home covid deaths. Was a state mandate to blame? Read full article: Coronavirus Toll: What Impact Did New Yo...→

Coronavirus Toll: What Impact Did New York’s Nursing Home Mandate Have On COVID-19 Deaths?

Coronavirus Toll: What Impact Did New York’s Nursing Home Mandate Have On COVID-19 Deaths?

New York has 40% more nursing home patients than Florida, but 700% more nursing home covid deaths. Was a state mandate to blame? Read full article: Coronavirus Toll: What Impact Did New Yo...→

Latest nursing home stats: State now identifies only those with current outbreaks

Latest nursing home stats: State now identifies only those with current outbreaks

Illinoisans will no longer be able to sift through historical data on coronavirus outbreaks in nursing homes. Read full article: Latest nursing home stats: State now ide...→

Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus

Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus

Michael Cohen, the former attorney for President Trump who was imprisoned last year after pleading guilty to several charges, was released to home confinement [...] Read full article: Michael Cohen released from prison to ho...→

More Than 47,400 Coronavirus Cases in Florida, as State Death Toll Reaches 2,096

More Than 47,400 Coronavirus Cases in Florida, as State Death Toll Reaches 2,096

Florida’s number of confirmed coronavirus cases increased by more than 500 Wednesday, as the state reported 44 new virus-related deaths. With 527 new COVID-19 [...] Read full article: More Than 47,400 Coronavirus Cases in Fl...→

Pennsylvania Under Fire For Nursing Home COVID-19 Cases, State To Roll Out More Data

Pennsylvania Under Fire For Nursing Home COVID-19 Cases, State To Roll Out More Data

A federal mandate is now in effect directing all care facilities to report deaths to the federal government. Read full article: Pennsylvania Under Fire For Nursing Home...→

Coronavirus: Another Bay Area tech firm says employees can work from home permanently

Two Silicon Valley tech giants have extended their work-from-home policies, while Square and Twitter have made the option permanent. Read full article: Coronavirus: Another Bay Area tech firm ...→

Dozens of churchgoers defy Illinois' coronavirus stay-at-home order, Chicago mayor to issue citations

Dozens of churchgoers defy Illinois' coronavirus stay-at-home order, Chicago mayor to issue citations

Churchgoers in Chicago could face citations pending a review for attending in-person services, according to the mayor's office. Read full article: Dozens of churchgoers defy Illinois' cor...→

Coronavirus: Death toll inches past 1,800 in Los Angeles County

Coronavirus: Death toll inches past 1,800 in Los Angeles County

A return to beaches and slight relaxing of health orders at retail stores arrived, but, sadly, so did more deaths. Read full article: Coronavirus: Death toll inches past 1,80...→

Dr. Nicole Saphier: In battling coronavirus, we must do more to protect nursing home residents

Dr. Nicole Saphier: In battling coronavirus, we must do more to protect nursing home residents

While only 1.6 percent of the U.S. population – 5.1 million people as of 2016 – lives in nursing homes and other residential care facilities, an estimated 40 p [...] Read full article: Dr. Nicole Saphier: In battling coronavi...→

Increase in coronavirus cases expected as New York reopens, Cuomo says

Increase in coronavirus cases expected as New York reopens, Cuomo says

"You're going to see an increase in the numbers, but you don't want to see a spike," Cuomo said at his daily coronavirus briefing. Read full article: Increase in coronavirus cases expected a...→

Illinois nears 2,000 nursing home deaths as coronavirus continues to spread

Illinois nears 2,000 nursing home deaths as coronavirus continues to spread

A total of 86 homes have seen double-digit deaths tallies, up from 50 last week. There are now 27 facilities reporting at least 100 confirmed cases. Read full article: Illinois nears 2,000 nursing home deaths...→

New York barber who 'illicitly' cut hair for weeks has coronavirus

New York barber who 'illicitly' cut hair for weeks has coronavirus

A New York barber who cut hair over the past few weeks amid the state's coronavirus restrictions has tested positive for the virus, according to health officia [...] Read full article: New York barber who 'illicitly' cut hair...→

Former NY Times reporter bashes governors over coronavirus toll in nursing homes: 'A lot to answer for'

Former NY Times reporter bashes governors over coronavirus toll in nursing homes: 'A lot to answer for'

Former New York Times reporter and Fox Nation host Alex Berenson told "Tucker Carlson Tonight" Thursday that New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Pennsylvania Gov. Thom [...] Read full article: Former NY Times reporter bashes governor...→

Washington Gov. Inslee orders freeze on hiring, contracts as coronavirus expected to impact state revenues

Washington Gov. Inslee orders freeze on hiring, contracts as coronavirus expected to impact state revenues

Washington state government agencies will freeze all hiring, personal service contracts and equipment purchases to mitigate a potential multibillion-dollar dro [...] Read full article: Washington Gov. Inslee orders freeze on ...→

Popular New York City eatery gives sneak peek at post-coronavirus dining - amNewYork

BY ALEKSANDRA MICHALSKA As shut-in Americans long for the days when they can once again enjoy simple pleasures like dining out, one New York City Read full article: Popular New York City eatery gives sneak...→

MTA worker coronavirus death toll hits 123

MTA worker coronavirus death toll hits 123

The number of transit workers killed by the coronavirus stands at 123, the agency revealed Wednesday. “We will never forget the dedication, service and sacrifi [...] Read full article: MTA worker coronavirus death toll hits 1...→

New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based Care

New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based Care

As of May 18, there were 5,630 coronavirus-related deaths at nursing homes statewide, with 3,050 in the city alone. Those Read full article: New York City Stepping Up Support For Nu...→

NJ Dems Silent on Phil Murphy Putting Coronavirus Patients in Nursing Homes

NJ Dems Silent on Phil Murphy Putting Coronavirus Patients in Nursing Homes

New Jersey Democrats remain silent on Gov. Phil Murphy's (D) decision to put coronavirus patients in nursing homes. Read full article: NJ Dems Silent on Phil Murphy Putting Co...→

UK lawmakers say testing lapses increased nursing home toll

An influential group of British lawmakers on Tuesday accused Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s government of failing to conduct enough tests for the new coronavir [...] Read full article: UK lawmakers say testing lapses increase...→

Calls offered for older adults staying home amid coronavirus bring comfort

Calls offered for older adults staying home amid coronavirus bring comfort

The program being offered by the city of Plano is among those that have popped up across the U.S. during the pandemic to help older adults with a simple offer [...] Read full article: Calls offered for older adults staying h...→

Chain behind Nashoba Valley nursing home violated patient care, infection control standards, records show

Chain behind Nashoba Valley nursing home violated patient care, infection control standards, records show

"We kept waiting and waiting for them to do something, and they never did," said Diane Crowley, who worked at the front desk at the Nashoba Valley nursing home [...] Read full article: Chain behind Nashoba Valley nursing home...→

More Than 3,000 Texas Nursing Home Residents Have Tested Positive For Coronavirus, State Data Shows

More Than 3,000 Texas Nursing Home Residents Have Tested Positive For Coronavirus, State Data Shows

Data released Friday shows more than 3,000 nursing home residents in Texas have tested positive for the coronavirus. Read full article: More Than 3,000 Texas Nursing Home Resid...→

Illinois' COVID-19 nursing home death toll nears 2,000

Illinois' COVID-19 nursing home death toll nears 2,000

The coronavirus death toll in Illinois long-term care facilities is approaching another somber milestone. Read full article: Illinois' COVID-19 nursing home death to...→

NY Dems Silent on Cuomo's Original Plan to Put Coronavirus Patients in Nursing Homes

NY Dems Silent on Cuomo's Original Plan to Put Coronavirus Patients in Nursing Homes

New York Democrats remain silent on Gov. Andrew Cuomo's original decision to put coronavirus patients in New York nursing homes. Read full article: NY Dems Silent on Cuomo's Original Plan ...→

As the coronavirus crisis hits home, Trump hits the trail

As the coronavirus crisis hits home, Trump hits the trail

With the president eager to put the crisis behind him, one familiar pre-pandemic routine has made an unlikely return: 2020 battleground speeches. Read full article: As the coronavirus crisis hits home, Tru...→

Testing of All Maryland Nursing Home Residents, Staff Slow Going Despite Governor’s Mandate 2 Weeks Ago

Testing of All Maryland Nursing Home Residents, Staff Slow Going Despite Governor’s Mandate 2 Weeks Ago

With deaths mounting at the nation’s nursing homes, the White House has now strongly recommended all residents and staff be tested for COVID-19 in the next two [...] Read full article: Testing of All Maryland Nursing Home Res...→

Cuomo’s Nursing Home Order Could Trap Recovered Patients In Hospitals For Weeks

Cuomo’s Nursing Home Order Could Trap Recovered Patients In Hospitals For Weeks

The order prohibits the discharge of COVID-19-positive patients to nursing homes and requires nursing home staff to be tested for the virus twice a week. Read full article: Cuomo’s Nursing Home Order Could Trap Re...→

COVID-19 Testing Bungled At St. Paul Nursing Home

COVID-19 Testing Bungled At St. Paul Nursing Home

A state health official allowed oral swabs to be used, which caused pain and bloody noses for some who were tested. Read full article: COVID-19 Testing Bungled At St. Paul Nur...→

Trump blames China’s ‘incompetence’ for global coronavirus death toll

Trump blames China’s ‘incompetence’ for global coronavirus death toll

President Trump on Wednesday blamed China’s “incompetence” for allowing the coronavirus to spread around the world and kill more than 320,000 people. “Some wac [...] Read full article: Trump blames China’s ‘incompetence’ for ...→

Stark disparities in New York City's virus toll

The coronavirus has cut an unequal path of grief through New York City, hitting hardest in a ring of predominantly poorer, nonwhite neighborhoods a long subway [...] Read full article: Stark disparities in New York City's vir...→

Michael Goodwin: Coronavirus nursing home deaths – these governors' disastrous policies to blame

Michael Goodwin: Coronavirus nursing home deaths – these governors' disastrous policies to blame

If they are honest, historians judging the American experience during the coronavirus pandemic will excoriate our barbaric failure to protect the elderly. Read full article: Michael Goodwin: Coronavirus nursing hom...→

Tornado reported in Texas town where businesses, nursing home damaged

Tornado reported in Texas town where businesses, nursing home damaged

A community in North Texas is picking up the pieces after an apparent tornado on Saturday leveled buildings and damaged a nursing home as severe storms in the [...] Read full article: Tornado reported in Texas town where bus...→

Elise Stefanik asks feds to investigate Cuomo's 'failed' nursing home policy

Elise Stefanik asks feds to investigate Cuomo's 'failed' nursing home policy

Rep. Elise Stefanik is demanding a federal probe into how New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is handling nursing home policies during the coronavirus pandemic.  Read full article: Elise Stefanik asks feds to investigate ...→

Health officials announce 110 new coronavirus-related deaths in Mass., bringing death toll to 5,592 with 82,182 confirmed cases

Health officials announce 110 new coronavirus-related deaths in Mass., bringing death toll to 5,592 with 82,182 confirmed cases

BOSTON (WHDH) – There are now 83,421 confirmed coronavirus cases in Massachusetts, up from 82,182 cases on Thursday, health officials announced Friday and 5,59 [...] Read full article: Health officials announce 110 new corona...→

Cal Thomas: Coronavirus choice — stay home until it's perfectly safe, or this

Cal Thomas: Coronavirus choice — stay home until it's perfectly safe, or this

Though I believe the risk is small when comparing the number of people who have been diagnosed with COVID-19 and have recovered with the number who have died,  [...] Read full article: Cal Thomas: Coronavirus choice — stay ho...→

Nursing Home Coronavirus Deaths Jump in Illinois from 35% to 48%

Nursing Home Coronavirus Deaths Jump in Illinois from 35% to 48%

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported a coronavirus death toll of 192 on Wednesday, a one-day peak since the pandemic began. Read full article: Nursing Home Coronavirus Deaths Jump in ...→

View from the front lines: The lives impacted by coronavirus in New York City

View from the front lines: The lives impacted by coronavirus in New York City

CBS News spent seven days at the Montefiore Medical Center in New York City during the height of the coronavirus pandemic. Watch the CBS News special, "Bravery [...] Read full article: View from the front lines: The lives imp...→

Latest nursing home stats: State now identifies only those with current outbreaks

Latest nursing home stats: State now identifies only those with current outbreaks

Illinoisans will no longer be able to sift through historical data on coronavirus outbreaks in nursing homes. Read full article: Latest nursing home stats: State now ide...→

COVID-19 Testing Bungled At St. Paul Nursing Home

COVID-19 Testing Bungled At St. Paul Nursing Home

A state health official allowed oral swabs to be used, which caused pain and bloody noses for some who were tested. Read full article: COVID-19 Testing Bungled At St. Paul Nur...→

MTA worker coronavirus death toll hits 123

MTA worker coronavirus death toll hits 123

The number of transit workers killed by the coronavirus stands at 123, the agency revealed Wednesday. “We will never forget the dedication, service and sacrifi [...] Read full article: MTA worker coronavirus death toll hits 1...→

More Than 47,400 Coronavirus Cases in Florida, as State Death Toll Reaches 2,096

More Than 47,400 Coronavirus Cases in Florida, as State Death Toll Reaches 2,096

Florida’s number of confirmed coronavirus cases increased by more than 500 Wednesday, as the state reported 44 new virus-related deaths. With 527 new COVID-19 [...] Read full article: More Than 47,400 Coronavirus Cases in Fl...→

NJ Dems Silent on Phil Murphy Putting Coronavirus Patients in Nursing Homes

NJ Dems Silent on Phil Murphy Putting Coronavirus Patients in Nursing Homes

New Jersey Democrats remain silent on Gov. Phil Murphy's (D) decision to put coronavirus patients in nursing homes. Read full article: NJ Dems Silent on Phil Murphy Putting Co...→

Pennsylvania Under Fire For Nursing Home COVID-19 Cases, State To Roll Out More Data

Pennsylvania Under Fire For Nursing Home COVID-19 Cases, State To Roll Out More Data

A federal mandate is now in effect directing all care facilities to report deaths to the federal government. Read full article: Pennsylvania Under Fire For Nursing Home...→

Stark disparities in New York City's virus toll

The coronavirus has cut an unequal path of grief through New York City, hitting hardest in a ring of predominantly poorer, nonwhite neighborhoods a long subway [...] Read full article: Stark disparities in New York City's vir...→

Dozens of churchgoers defy Illinois' coronavirus stay-at-home order, Chicago mayor to issue citations

Dozens of churchgoers defy Illinois' coronavirus stay-at-home order, Chicago mayor to issue citations

Churchgoers in Chicago could face citations pending a review for attending in-person services, according to the mayor's office. Read full article: Dozens of churchgoers defy Illinois' cor...→

Michael Goodwin: Coronavirus nursing home deaths – these governors' disastrous policies to blame

Michael Goodwin: Coronavirus nursing home deaths – these governors' disastrous policies to blame

If they are honest, historians judging the American experience during the coronavirus pandemic will excoriate our barbaric failure to protect the elderly. Read full article: Michael Goodwin: Coronavirus nursing hom...→

Chain behind Nashoba Valley nursing home violated patient care, infection control standards, records show

Chain behind Nashoba Valley nursing home violated patient care, infection control standards, records show

"We kept waiting and waiting for them to do something, and they never did," said Diane Crowley, who worked at the front desk at the Nashoba Valley nursing home [...] Read full article: Chain behind Nashoba Valley nursing home...→

Dr. Nicole Saphier: In battling coronavirus, we must do more to protect nursing home residents

Dr. Nicole Saphier: In battling coronavirus, we must do more to protect nursing home residents

While only 1.6 percent of the U.S. population – 5.1 million people as of 2016 – lives in nursing homes and other residential care facilities, an estimated 40 p [...] Read full article: Dr. Nicole Saphier: In battling coronavi...→

Elise Stefanik asks feds to investigate Cuomo's 'failed' nursing home policy

Elise Stefanik asks feds to investigate Cuomo's 'failed' nursing home policy

Rep. Elise Stefanik is demanding a federal probe into how New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is handling nursing home policies during the coronavirus pandemic.  Read full article: Elise Stefanik asks feds to investigate ...→

Illinois' COVID-19 nursing home death toll nears 2,000

Illinois' COVID-19 nursing home death toll nears 2,000

The coronavirus death toll in Illinois long-term care facilities is approaching another somber milestone. Read full article: Illinois' COVID-19 nursing home death to...→

Illinois nears 2,000 nursing home deaths as coronavirus continues to spread

Illinois nears 2,000 nursing home deaths as coronavirus continues to spread

A total of 86 homes have seen double-digit deaths tallies, up from 50 last week. There are now 27 facilities reporting at least 100 confirmed cases. Read full article: Illinois nears 2,000 nursing home deaths...→

Health officials announce 110 new coronavirus-related deaths in Mass., bringing death toll to 5,592 with 82,182 confirmed cases

Health officials announce 110 new coronavirus-related deaths in Mass., bringing death toll to 5,592 with 82,182 confirmed cases

BOSTON (WHDH) – There are now 83,421 confirmed coronavirus cases in Massachusetts, up from 82,182 cases on Thursday, health officials announced Friday and 5,59 [...] Read full article: Health officials announce 110 new corona...→

New York barber who 'illicitly' cut hair for weeks has coronavirus

New York barber who 'illicitly' cut hair for weeks has coronavirus

A New York barber who cut hair over the past few weeks amid the state's coronavirus restrictions has tested positive for the virus, according to health officia [...] Read full article: New York barber who 'illicitly' cut hair...→

Nursing Home Coronavirus Deaths Jump in Illinois from 35% to 48%

Nursing Home Coronavirus Deaths Jump in Illinois from 35% to 48%

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported a coronavirus death toll of 192 on Wednesday, a one-day peak since the pandemic began. Read full article: Nursing Home Coronavirus Deaths Jump in ...→

Testing of All Maryland Nursing Home Residents, Staff Slow Going Despite Governor’s Mandate 2 Weeks Ago

Testing of All Maryland Nursing Home Residents, Staff Slow Going Despite Governor’s Mandate 2 Weeks Ago

With deaths mounting at the nation’s nursing homes, the White House has now strongly recommended all residents and staff be tested for COVID-19 in the next two [...] Read full article: Testing of All Maryland Nursing Home Res...→

Washington Gov. Inslee orders freeze on hiring, contracts as coronavirus expected to impact state revenues

Washington Gov. Inslee orders freeze on hiring, contracts as coronavirus expected to impact state revenues

Washington state government agencies will freeze all hiring, personal service contracts and equipment purchases to mitigate a potential multibillion-dollar dro [...] Read full article: Washington Gov. Inslee orders freeze on ...→

View from the front lines: The lives impacted by coronavirus in New York City

View from the front lines: The lives impacted by coronavirus in New York City

CBS News spent seven days at the Montefiore Medical Center in New York City during the height of the coronavirus pandemic. Watch the CBS News special, "Bravery [...] Read full article: View from the front lines: The lives imp...→

Popular New York City eatery gives sneak peek at post-coronavirus dining - amNewYork

BY ALEKSANDRA MICHALSKA As shut-in Americans long for the days when they can once again enjoy simple pleasures like dining out, one New York City Read full article: Popular New York City eatery gives sneak...→

Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus

Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus

Michael Cohen, the former attorney for President Trump who was imprisoned last year after pleading guilty to several charges, was released to home confinement [...] Read full article: Michael Cohen released from prison to ho...→

Trump blames China’s ‘incompetence’ for global coronavirus death toll

Trump blames China’s ‘incompetence’ for global coronavirus death toll

President Trump on Wednesday blamed China’s “incompetence” for allowing the coronavirus to spread around the world and kill more than 320,000 people. “Some wac [...] Read full article: Trump blames China’s ‘incompetence’ for ...→

New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based Care

New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based Care

As of May 18, there were 5,630 coronavirus-related deaths at nursing homes statewide, with 3,050 in the city alone. Those Read full article: New York City Stepping Up Support For Nu...→

UK lawmakers say testing lapses increased nursing home toll

An influential group of British lawmakers on Tuesday accused Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s government of failing to conduct enough tests for the new coronavir [...] Read full article: UK lawmakers say testing lapses increase...→

Coronavirus: Another Bay Area tech firm says employees can work from home permanently

Two Silicon Valley tech giants have extended their work-from-home policies, while Square and Twitter have made the option permanent. Read full article: Coronavirus: Another Bay Area tech firm ...→

Calls offered for older adults staying home amid coronavirus bring comfort

Calls offered for older adults staying home amid coronavirus bring comfort

The program being offered by the city of Plano is among those that have popped up across the U.S. during the pandemic to help older adults with a simple offer [...] Read full article: Calls offered for older adults staying h...→

Coronavirus: Death toll inches past 1,800 in Los Angeles County

Coronavirus: Death toll inches past 1,800 in Los Angeles County

A return to beaches and slight relaxing of health orders at retail stores arrived, but, sadly, so did more deaths. Read full article: Coronavirus: Death toll inches past 1,80...→

Tornado reported in Texas town where businesses, nursing home damaged

Tornado reported in Texas town where businesses, nursing home damaged

A community in North Texas is picking up the pieces after an apparent tornado on Saturday leveled buildings and damaged a nursing home as severe storms in the [...] Read full article: Tornado reported in Texas town where bus...→

More Than 3,000 Texas Nursing Home Residents Have Tested Positive For Coronavirus, State Data Shows

More Than 3,000 Texas Nursing Home Residents Have Tested Positive For Coronavirus, State Data Shows

Data released Friday shows more than 3,000 nursing home residents in Texas have tested positive for the coronavirus. Read full article: More Than 3,000 Texas Nursing Home Resid...→

Increase in coronavirus cases expected as New York reopens, Cuomo says

Increase in coronavirus cases expected as New York reopens, Cuomo says

"You're going to see an increase in the numbers, but you don't want to see a spike," Cuomo said at his daily coronavirus briefing. Read full article: Increase in coronavirus cases expected a...→

NY Dems Silent on Cuomo's Original Plan to Put Coronavirus Patients in Nursing Homes

NY Dems Silent on Cuomo's Original Plan to Put Coronavirus Patients in Nursing Homes

New York Democrats remain silent on Gov. Andrew Cuomo's original decision to put coronavirus patients in New York nursing homes. Read full article: NY Dems Silent on Cuomo's Original Plan ...→

Cal Thomas: Coronavirus choice — stay home until it's perfectly safe, or this

Cal Thomas: Coronavirus choice — stay home until it's perfectly safe, or this

Though I believe the risk is small when comparing the number of people who have been diagnosed with COVID-19 and have recovered with the number who have died,  [...] Read full article: Cal Thomas: Coronavirus choice — stay ho...→

As the coronavirus crisis hits home, Trump hits the trail

As the coronavirus crisis hits home, Trump hits the trail

With the president eager to put the crisis behind him, one familiar pre-pandemic routine has made an unlikely return: 2020 battleground speeches. Read full article: As the coronavirus crisis hits home, Tru...→

Former NY Times reporter bashes governors over coronavirus toll in nursing homes: 'A lot to answer for'

Former NY Times reporter bashes governors over coronavirus toll in nursing homes: 'A lot to answer for'

Former New York Times reporter and Fox Nation host Alex Berenson told "Tucker Carlson Tonight" Thursday that New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Pennsylvania Gov. Thom [...] Read full article: Former NY Times reporter bashes governor...→

Cuomo’s Nursing Home Order Could Trap Recovered Patients In Hospitals For Weeks

Cuomo’s Nursing Home Order Could Trap Recovered Patients In Hospitals For Weeks

The order prohibits the discharge of COVID-19-positive patients to nursing homes and requires nursing home staff to be tested for the virus twice a week. Read full article: Cuomo’s Nursing Home Order Could Trap Re...→

Latest nursing home stats: State now identifies only those with current outbreaks

Latest nursing home stats: State now identifies only those with current outbreaks

Illinoisans will no longer be able to sift through historical data on coronavirus outbreaks in nursing homes. Read full article: Latest nursing home stats: State now ide...→

Popular New York City eatery gives sneak peek at post-coronavirus dining - amNewYork

BY ALEKSANDRA MICHALSKA As shut-in Americans long for the days when they can once again enjoy simple pleasures like dining out, one New York City Read full article: Popular New York City eatery gives sneak...→

COVID-19 Testing Bungled At St. Paul Nursing Home

COVID-19 Testing Bungled At St. Paul Nursing Home

A state health official allowed oral swabs to be used, which caused pain and bloody noses for some who were tested. Read full article: COVID-19 Testing Bungled At St. Paul Nur...→

Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus

Michael Cohen released from prison to home confinement amid coronavirus

Michael Cohen, the former attorney for President Trump who was imprisoned last year after pleading guilty to several charges, was released to home confinement [...] Read full article: Michael Cohen released from prison to ho...→

MTA worker coronavirus death toll hits 123

MTA worker coronavirus death toll hits 123

The number of transit workers killed by the coronavirus stands at 123, the agency revealed Wednesday. “We will never forget the dedication, service and sacrifi [...] Read full article: MTA worker coronavirus death toll hits 1...→

Trump blames China’s ‘incompetence’ for global coronavirus death toll

Trump blames China’s ‘incompetence’ for global coronavirus death toll

President Trump on Wednesday blamed China’s “incompetence” for allowing the coronavirus to spread around the world and kill more than 320,000 people. “Some wac [...] Read full article: Trump blames China’s ‘incompetence’ for ...→

More Than 47,400 Coronavirus Cases in Florida, as State Death Toll Reaches 2,096

More Than 47,400 Coronavirus Cases in Florida, as State Death Toll Reaches 2,096

Florida’s number of confirmed coronavirus cases increased by more than 500 Wednesday, as the state reported 44 new virus-related deaths. With 527 new COVID-19 [...] Read full article: More Than 47,400 Coronavirus Cases in Fl...→

New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based Care

New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based Care

As of May 18, there were 5,630 coronavirus-related deaths at nursing homes statewide, with 3,050 in the city alone. Those Read full article: New York City Stepping Up Support For Nu...→

NJ Dems Silent on Phil Murphy Putting Coronavirus Patients in Nursing Homes

NJ Dems Silent on Phil Murphy Putting Coronavirus Patients in Nursing Homes

New Jersey Democrats remain silent on Gov. Phil Murphy's (D) decision to put coronavirus patients in nursing homes. Read full article: NJ Dems Silent on Phil Murphy Putting Co...→

Pennsylvania Under Fire For Nursing Home COVID-19 Cases, State To Roll Out More Data

Pennsylvania Under Fire For Nursing Home COVID-19 Cases, State To Roll Out More Data

A federal mandate is now in effect directing all care facilities to report deaths to the federal government. Read full article: Pennsylvania Under Fire For Nursing Home...→

UK lawmakers say testing lapses increased nursing home toll

An influential group of British lawmakers on Tuesday accused Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s government of failing to conduct enough tests for the new coronavir [...] Read full article: UK lawmakers say testing lapses increase...→

Stark disparities in New York City's virus toll

The coronavirus has cut an unequal path of grief through New York City, hitting hardest in a ring of predominantly poorer, nonwhite neighborhoods a long subway [...] Read full article: Stark disparities in New York City's vir...→

Coronavirus: Another Bay Area tech firm says employees can work from home permanently

Two Silicon Valley tech giants have extended their work-from-home policies, while Square and Twitter have made the option permanent. Read full article: Coronavirus: Another Bay Area tech firm ...→

Dozens of churchgoers defy Illinois' coronavirus stay-at-home order, Chicago mayor to issue citations

Dozens of churchgoers defy Illinois' coronavirus stay-at-home order, Chicago mayor to issue citations

Churchgoers in Chicago could face citations pending a review for attending in-person services, according to the mayor's office. Read full article: Dozens of churchgoers defy Illinois' cor...→

Calls offered for older adults staying home amid coronavirus bring comfort

Calls offered for older adults staying home amid coronavirus bring comfort

The program being offered by the city of Plano is among those that have popped up across the U.S. during the pandemic to help older adults with a simple offer [...] Read full article: Calls offered for older adults staying h...→

Michael Goodwin: Coronavirus nursing home deaths – these governors' disastrous policies to blame

Michael Goodwin: Coronavirus nursing home deaths – these governors' disastrous policies to blame

If they are honest, historians judging the American experience during the coronavirus pandemic will excoriate our barbaric failure to protect the elderly. Read full article: Michael Goodwin: Coronavirus nursing hom...→

Coronavirus: Death toll inches past 1,800 in Los Angeles County

Coronavirus: Death toll inches past 1,800 in Los Angeles County

A return to beaches and slight relaxing of health orders at retail stores arrived, but, sadly, so did more deaths. Read full article: Coronavirus: Death toll inches past 1,80...→

Chain behind Nashoba Valley nursing home violated patient care, infection control standards, records show

Chain behind Nashoba Valley nursing home violated patient care, infection control standards, records show

"We kept waiting and waiting for them to do something, and they never did," said Diane Crowley, who worked at the front desk at the Nashoba Valley nursing home [...] Read full article: Chain behind Nashoba Valley nursing home...→

Tornado reported in Texas town where businesses, nursing home damaged

Tornado reported in Texas town where businesses, nursing home damaged

A community in North Texas is picking up the pieces after an apparent tornado on Saturday leveled buildings and damaged a nursing home as severe storms in the [...] Read full article: Tornado reported in Texas town where bus...→

Dr. Nicole Saphier: In battling coronavirus, we must do more to protect nursing home residents

Dr. Nicole Saphier: In battling coronavirus, we must do more to protect nursing home residents

While only 1.6 percent of the U.S. population – 5.1 million people as of 2016 – lives in nursing homes and other residential care facilities, an estimated 40 p [...] Read full article: Dr. Nicole Saphier: In battling coronavi...→

More Than 3,000 Texas Nursing Home Residents Have Tested Positive For Coronavirus, State Data Shows

More Than 3,000 Texas Nursing Home Residents Have Tested Positive For Coronavirus, State Data Shows

Data released Friday shows more than 3,000 nursing home residents in Texas have tested positive for the coronavirus. Read full article: More Than 3,000 Texas Nursing Home Resid...→

Elise Stefanik asks feds to investigate Cuomo's 'failed' nursing home policy

Elise Stefanik asks feds to investigate Cuomo's 'failed' nursing home policy

Rep. Elise Stefanik is demanding a federal probe into how New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is handling nursing home policies during the coronavirus pandemic.  Read full article: Elise Stefanik asks feds to investigate ...→

Increase in coronavirus cases expected as New York reopens, Cuomo says

Increase in coronavirus cases expected as New York reopens, Cuomo says

"You're going to see an increase in the numbers, but you don't want to see a spike," Cuomo said at his daily coronavirus briefing. Read full article: Increase in coronavirus cases expected a...→

Illinois' COVID-19 nursing home death toll nears 2,000

Illinois' COVID-19 nursing home death toll nears 2,000

The coronavirus death toll in Illinois long-term care facilities is approaching another somber milestone. Read full article: Illinois' COVID-19 nursing home death to...→

Illinois nears 2,000 nursing home deaths as coronavirus continues to spread

Illinois nears 2,000 nursing home deaths as coronavirus continues to spread

A total of 86 homes have seen double-digit deaths tallies, up from 50 last week. There are now 27 facilities reporting at least 100 confirmed cases. Read full article: Illinois nears 2,000 nursing home deaths...→

NY Dems Silent on Cuomo's Original Plan to Put Coronavirus Patients in Nursing Homes

NY Dems Silent on Cuomo's Original Plan to Put Coronavirus Patients in Nursing Homes

New York Democrats remain silent on Gov. Andrew Cuomo's original decision to put coronavirus patients in New York nursing homes. Read full article: NY Dems Silent on Cuomo's Original Plan ...→

Health officials announce 110 new coronavirus-related deaths in Mass., bringing death toll to 5,592 with 82,182 confirmed cases

Health officials announce 110 new coronavirus-related deaths in Mass., bringing death toll to 5,592 with 82,182 confirmed cases

BOSTON (WHDH) – There are now 83,421 confirmed coronavirus cases in Massachusetts, up from 82,182 cases on Thursday, health officials announced Friday and 5,59 [...] Read full article: Health officials announce 110 new corona...→

Cal Thomas: Coronavirus choice — stay home until it's perfectly safe, or this

Cal Thomas: Coronavirus choice — stay home until it's perfectly safe, or this

Though I believe the risk is small when comparing the number of people who have been diagnosed with COVID-19 and have recovered with the number who have died,  [...] Read full article: Cal Thomas: Coronavirus choice — stay ho...→

New York barber who 'illicitly' cut hair for weeks has coronavirus

New York barber who 'illicitly' cut hair for weeks has coronavirus

A New York barber who cut hair over the past few weeks amid the state's coronavirus restrictions has tested positive for the virus, according to health officia [...] Read full article: New York barber who 'illicitly' cut hair...→

As the coronavirus crisis hits home, Trump hits the trail

As the coronavirus crisis hits home, Trump hits the trail

With the president eager to put the crisis behind him, one familiar pre-pandemic routine has made an unlikely return: 2020 battleground speeches. Read full article: As the coronavirus crisis hits home, Tru...→

Nursing Home Coronavirus Deaths Jump in Illinois from 35% to 48%

Nursing Home Coronavirus Deaths Jump in Illinois from 35% to 48%

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported a coronavirus death toll of 192 on Wednesday, a one-day peak since the pandemic began. Read full article: Nursing Home Coronavirus Deaths Jump in ...→

Former NY Times reporter bashes governors over coronavirus toll in nursing homes: 'A lot to answer for'

Former NY Times reporter bashes governors over coronavirus toll in nursing homes: 'A lot to answer for'

Former New York Times reporter and Fox Nation host Alex Berenson told "Tucker Carlson Tonight" Thursday that New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Pennsylvania Gov. Thom [...] Read full article: Former NY Times reporter bashes governor...→

Testing of All Maryland Nursing Home Residents, Staff Slow Going Despite Governor’s Mandate 2 Weeks Ago

Testing of All Maryland Nursing Home Residents, Staff Slow Going Despite Governor’s Mandate 2 Weeks Ago

With deaths mounting at the nation’s nursing homes, the White House has now strongly recommended all residents and staff be tested for COVID-19 in the next two [...] Read full article: Testing of All Maryland Nursing Home Res...→

Washington Gov. Inslee orders freeze on hiring, contracts as coronavirus expected to impact state revenues

Washington Gov. Inslee orders freeze on hiring, contracts as coronavirus expected to impact state revenues

Washington state government agencies will freeze all hiring, personal service contracts and equipment purchases to mitigate a potential multibillion-dollar dro [...] Read full article: Washington Gov. Inslee orders freeze on ...→

Cuomo’s Nursing Home Order Could Trap Recovered Patients In Hospitals For Weeks

Cuomo’s Nursing Home Order Could Trap Recovered Patients In Hospitals For Weeks

The order prohibits the discharge of COVID-19-positive patients to nursing homes and requires nursing home staff to be tested for the virus twice a week. Read full article: Cuomo’s Nursing Home Order Could Trap Re...→

View from the front lines: The lives impacted by coronavirus in New York City

View from the front lines: The lives impacted by coronavirus in New York City

CBS News spent seven days at the Montefiore Medical Center in New York City during the height of the coronavirus pandemic. Watch the CBS News special, "Bravery [...] Read full article: View from the front lines: The lives imp...→