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Hundreds of coronavirus deaths removed from weekly nursing homes update as state changes how tally is compiled

Hundreds of coronavirus deaths removed from weekly nursing homes update as state changes how tally is compiled

The omissions are part of the revised way the state will report COVID-19 cases and deaths at nursing homes; the change was made "to focus on those facilities c [...] Read full article: Hundreds of coronavirus deaths removed f...→

Hundreds of coronavirus deaths removed from weekly nursing homes update as state changes how tally is compiled

Hundreds of coronavirus deaths removed from weekly nursing homes update as state changes how tally is compiled

The omissions are part of the revised way the state will report COVID-19 cases and deaths at nursing homes; the change was made "to focus on those facilities c [...] Read full article: Hundreds of coronavirus deaths removed f...→

Friday coronavirus update: 33 more MN deaths, 712 additional cases

Friday coronavirus update: 33 more MN deaths, 712 additional cases

The death toll in Minnesota from COVID-19 reached 1,148 on Friday, with an additional 33 deaths. Of the state’s total deaths, 922 were long-term care of assist [...] Read full article: Friday coronavirus update: 33 more MN de...→

States prod nursing homes to take more Covid-19 patients

States prod nursing homes to take more Covid-19 patients

Offered vastly higher reimbursements, many substandard facilities are jumping at the chance to accept sick residents. Read full article: States prod nursing homes to take more C...→

Bay Area News Group sues Alameda County for nursing home coronavirus records

Bay Area News Group sues Alameda County for nursing home coronavirus records

The Bay Area News Group filed a lawsuit Friday against Alameda County for failure to disclose public records on coronavirus-related deaths and cases at nursing [...] Read full article: Bay Area News Group sues Alameda County ...→

LA County Reporters 45 More Coronavirus-Related Deaths, 1,500 New Cases

LA County Reporters 45 More Coronavirus-Related Deaths, 1,500 New Cases

Los Angeles County reported an additional 45 coronavirus-related deaths and 1,500 new confirmed cases on Thursday.  Read full article: LA County Reporters 45 More Coronavirus-...→

Coronavirus in Minnesota: 29 more deaths; 403 more confirmed cases | MinnPost

Coronavirus in Minnesota: 29 more deaths; 403 more confirmed cases | MinnPost

A total of 1,115 Minnesotans have now died from COVID-19, the Department of Health said Thursday. MDH also said there have been 26,273 total confirmed cases of [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Minnesota: 29 more deaths...→

Cuomo still stands by coronavirus nursing home order despite death toll

Cuomo still stands by coronavirus nursing home order despite death toll

Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Thursday yet again doubled down on his decision to send coronavirus patients to nursing homes from hospitals — despite it potentially fact [...] Read full article: Cuomo still stands by coronavirus nursin...→

Thursday coronavirus update: 29 more deaths, 404 additional infections

Thursday coronavirus update: 29 more deaths, 404 additional infections

The death toll in Minnesota from COVID-19 reached 1,115 on Thursday, with an additional 29 deaths. Of the state’s total deaths, 896 were long-term care of assi [...] Read full article: Thursday coronavirus update: 29 more dea...→

Coronavirus is spreading fast among Brazil's indigenous tribes; spike in deaths

Coronavirus is spreading fast among Brazil's indigenous tribes; spike in deaths

Epidemiologists had hoped remote locations might protect the tribes, but deaths have increased five-fold in the past month. Read full article: Coronavirus is spreading fast among Braz...→

Chino men’s prison records 11th, 12th coronavirus deaths

Chino men’s prison records 11th, 12th coronavirus deaths

Less than a third of the planned transfer of healthy prisoners has taken place, a state corrections official said. Read full article: Chino men’s prison records 11th, 12th co...→

The daily coronavirus update: 14 more deaths; state working to set up testing sites for protest attendees | MinnPost

The daily coronavirus update: 14 more deaths; state working to set up testing sites for protest attendees | MinnPost

MDH also said Wednesday there have been 25,870 total confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Minnesota, up 362 from Tuesday’s count.  Read full article: The daily coronavirus update: 14 more de...→

Illinois Reports 982 New Coronavirus Cases, 97 Additional Deaths

Illinois Reports 982 New Coronavirus Cases, 97 Additional Deaths

For the second time in three days, Illinois reported fewer than 1,000 new coronavirus cases on Wednesday, as the state recorded 982 new cases of the virus. In [...] Read full article: Illinois Reports 982 New Coronavirus Cas...→

Indiana tops 2,200 coronavirus deaths; trend appears slowing

Indiana tops 2,200 coronavirus deaths; trend appears slowing

An apparent slowdown of coronavirus-related deaths is continuing in Indiana as figures released by state health officials show it has been more than a week sin [...] Read full article: Indiana tops 2,200 coronavirus deaths; t...→

New data again suggests Russia's coronavirus deaths are higher than its official count

New data again suggests Russia's coronavirus deaths are higher than its official count

New mortality data from St Petersburg suggests the real number of Russia's real coronavirus deaths may be higher than its official count. Read full article: New data again suggests Russia's coronav...→

As phase two starts, Florida families continue waiting for visitations to resume at nursing homes

As phase two starts, Florida families continue waiting for visitations to resume at nursing homes

Florida businesses are readying for phase two Friday, but not long-term care centers. Visitations are still on hold at assisted living and nursing facilities, [...] Read full article: As phase two starts, Florida families co...→

8 More Coronavirus-Related Deaths In New Hampshire, Cases Rise By 81

8 More Coronavirus-Related Deaths In New Hampshire, Cases Rise By 81

Eight more people died of coronavirus-related illnesses in New Hampshire as of Thursday, according to the Department of Health and Human Services. Cases also r [...] Read full article: 8 More Coronavirus-Related Deaths In New...→

Coronavirus In Massachusetts: 412 New Cases, 50 More Deaths Reported

Coronavirus In Massachusetts: 412 New Cases, 50 More Deaths Reported

Health officials reported 412 new coronavirus cases and 50 more deaths in Massachusetts on Thursday. Read full article: Coronavirus In Massachusetts: 412 New Ca...→

‘The Perfect Host’: How Nursing Homes Became a COVID Breeding Ground

‘The Perfect Host’: How Nursing Homes Became a COVID Breeding Ground

When the coronavirus erupted at a nursing home near Seattle in late February, disease detectives from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention quickly de [...] Read full article: ‘The Perfect Host’: How Nursing Homes Be...→

Coronavirus (Minnesota): MDH Announces 404 New Cases Of COVID-19 And 29 More Deaths; Daily Testing Nears 10,000

Coronavirus (Minnesota): MDH Announces 404 New Cases Of COVID-19 And 29 More Deaths; Daily Testing Nears 10,000

Minnesota’s Department of Health (MDH) says there are now 404 new cases of COVID-19 in the state, along with 29 more deaths. Read full article: Coronavirus (Minnesota): MDH Announces 4...→

Nursing homes reopen to visitors — with restrictions — after pandemic boxed them out

Nursing homes reopen to visitors — with restrictions — after pandemic boxed them out

Nursing homes have shut out visitors for 10 weeks in an effort to curb coronavirus cases in hard-hit longterm care facilities. Visitors are now allowed back — [...] Read full article: Nursing homes reopen to visitors — with ...→

Orange County Reports 8 New Coronavirus Deaths, 137 Cases

Orange County Reports 8 New Coronavirus Deaths, 137 Cases

Orange County health officials reported eight new coronavirus deaths and 137 cases on Wednesday. Read full article: Orange County Reports 8 New Coronavirus ...→

Systemic issues plaguing New Jersey nursing homes amid COVID-19 crisis, study finds

Systemic issues plaguing New Jersey nursing homes amid COVID-19 crisis, study finds

Independent analysis calls for facilities to boost transparency, bolster staff and better emergency response Read full article: Systemic issues plaguing New Jersey nurs...→

Massachusetts coronavirus deaths increase by 68, but many trends show improvement

Massachusetts coronavirus deaths increase by 68, but many trends show improvement

Massachusetts health officials reported 429 new coronavirus cases and 68 more deaths on Wednesday, and many indicators such as testing capacity and positive te [...] Read full article: Massachusetts coronavirus deaths increas...→

Massachusetts becomes 1st state to allow socially distanced visits to some nursing homes

Massachusetts becomes 1st state to allow socially distanced visits to some nursing homes

First state allows socially distanced visits to some nursing homes with many coroanvirus safety precautions. Read full article: Massachusetts becomes 1st state to allow...→

Wednesday coronavirus update: 14 new MN deaths, 372 additional cases

Wednesday coronavirus update: 14 new MN deaths, 372 additional cases

The cumulative number of COVID-19-related deaths in Minnesota rose by 14, according to Wednesday’s state data report. A total of 1,086 Minnesotans have died so [...] Read full article: Wednesday coronavirus update: 14 new MN ...→

Coronavirus live updates: Brazil records big surge as global deaths approach 400,000

Coronavirus live updates: Brazil records big surge as global deaths approach 400,000

Fears continue to grow over the growth of COVID-19 in Latin America, with the number of confirmed cases in Brazil passing that of Italy to make it the second w [...] Read full article: Coronavirus live updates: Brazil records...→

Feds Disclose 32,000 COVID Deaths, 95,000 Cases Among Nursing Home Residents — and Where

Feds Disclose 32,000 COVID Deaths, 95,000 Cases Among Nursing Home Residents — and Where

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services now says at least 31,782 residents of our nation’s nursing homes have died from COVID-19. At least 95,515 reside [...] Read full article: Feds Disclose 32,000 COVID Deaths, 95,00...→

Coronavirus deaths in Massachusetts increase by 50, new cases ease up

Coronavirus deaths in Massachusetts increase by 50, new cases ease up

Massachusetts health officials on Thursday reported that 50 more people have died from the coronavirus and 471 new cases, as many key data indicators continue [...] Read full article: Coronavirus deaths in Massachusetts incr...→

Coronavirus pandemic: State of the nursing home

Coronavirus pandemic: State of the nursing home

COVID-19 has rocked the state and the city since it first hit the area more than two months ago. Read full article: Coronavirus pandemic: State of the nursi...→

Anxious family members with loved ones in nursing homes say they’re being left i [...]

Anxious family members with loved ones in nursing homes say they’re being left in the dark. Several in the Bay Area have reported multiple cases of coronavirus [...] Read full article: Anxious family members with loved ones i...→

Families agonize waiting for nursing homes to reopen for visitors amid coronavirus outbreak.

Families agonize waiting for nursing homes to reopen for visitors amid coronavirus outbreak.

Many fear their loved ones will die before long-term care facilities open up to visitors. Testing and staffing need to improve before that happens. Read full article: Families agonize waiting for nursing hom...→

LA County Reports 46 New Coronavirus Deaths And 1,155 New Cases

LA County Reports 46 New Coronavirus Deaths And 1,155 New Cases

Los Angeles County health officials reported 46 new deaths and 1,1155 new cases of coronavirus on Wednesday. Read full article: LA County Reports 46 New Coronavirus Dea...→

Coronavirus Latest: Mass. Reports 68 New Deaths, 429 Additional Cases

Coronavirus Latest: Mass. Reports 68 New Deaths, 429 Additional Cases

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 68 new coronavirus deaths and 429 more cases in the state on Wednesday. Read full article: Coronavirus Latest: Mass. Reports 68 New...→

Sister of woman who died from coronavirus sues Westchester nursing home

The suit seeks more than $50,000 in damages for alleged negligence and violations of the Illinois Nursing Home Care Act. Read full article: Sister of woman who died from coronaviru...→

Massachusetts Nursing Homes Now Allowing Outdoor Visits

Massachusetts Nursing Homes Now Allowing Outdoor Visits

Visitations have been limited since mid-March to help stop the spread of the virus to a particularly vulnerable population. Read full article: Massachusetts Nursing Homes Now Allowing...→

Friday coronavirus update: 33 more MN deaths, 712 additional cases

Friday coronavirus update: 33 more MN deaths, 712 additional cases

The death toll in Minnesota from COVID-19 reached 1,148 on Friday, with an additional 33 deaths. Of the state’s total deaths, 922 were long-term care of assist [...] Read full article: Friday coronavirus update: 33 more MN de...→

Coronavirus live updates: Brazil records big surge as global deaths approach 400,000

Coronavirus live updates: Brazil records big surge as global deaths approach 400,000

Fears continue to grow over the growth of COVID-19 in Latin America, with the number of confirmed cases in Brazil passing that of Italy to make it the second w [...] Read full article: Coronavirus live updates: Brazil records...→

New data again suggests Russia's coronavirus deaths are higher than its official count

New data again suggests Russia's coronavirus deaths are higher than its official count

New mortality data from St Petersburg suggests the real number of Russia's real coronavirus deaths may be higher than its official count. Read full article: New data again suggests Russia's coronav...→

Bay Area News Group sues Alameda County for nursing home coronavirus records

Bay Area News Group sues Alameda County for nursing home coronavirus records

The Bay Area News Group filed a lawsuit Friday against Alameda County for failure to disclose public records on coronavirus-related deaths and cases at nursing [...] Read full article: Bay Area News Group sues Alameda County ...→

Feds Disclose 32,000 COVID Deaths, 95,000 Cases Among Nursing Home Residents — and Where

Feds Disclose 32,000 COVID Deaths, 95,000 Cases Among Nursing Home Residents — and Where

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services now says at least 31,782 residents of our nation’s nursing homes have died from COVID-19. At least 95,515 reside [...] Read full article: Feds Disclose 32,000 COVID Deaths, 95,00...→

8 More Coronavirus-Related Deaths In New Hampshire, Cases Rise By 81

8 More Coronavirus-Related Deaths In New Hampshire, Cases Rise By 81

Eight more people died of coronavirus-related illnesses in New Hampshire as of Thursday, according to the Department of Health and Human Services. Cases also r [...] Read full article: 8 More Coronavirus-Related Deaths In New...→

Coronavirus in Minnesota: 29 more deaths; 403 more confirmed cases | MinnPost

Coronavirus in Minnesota: 29 more deaths; 403 more confirmed cases | MinnPost

A total of 1,115 Minnesotans have now died from COVID-19, the Department of Health said Thursday. MDH also said there have been 26,273 total confirmed cases of [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Minnesota: 29 more deaths...→

Coronavirus deaths in Massachusetts increase by 50, new cases ease up

Coronavirus deaths in Massachusetts increase by 50, new cases ease up

Massachusetts health officials on Thursday reported that 50 more people have died from the coronavirus and 471 new cases, as many key data indicators continue [...] Read full article: Coronavirus deaths in Massachusetts incr...→

Cuomo still stands by coronavirus nursing home order despite death toll

Cuomo still stands by coronavirus nursing home order despite death toll

Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Thursday yet again doubled down on his decision to send coronavirus patients to nursing homes from hospitals — despite it potentially fact [...] Read full article: Cuomo still stands by coronavirus nursin...→

Anxious family members with loved ones in nursing homes say they’re being left i [...]

Anxious family members with loved ones in nursing homes say they’re being left in the dark. Several in the Bay Area have reported multiple cases of coronavirus [...] Read full article: Anxious family members with loved ones i...→

Coronavirus (Minnesota): MDH Announces 404 New Cases Of COVID-19 And 29 More Deaths; Daily Testing Nears 10,000

Coronavirus (Minnesota): MDH Announces 404 New Cases Of COVID-19 And 29 More Deaths; Daily Testing Nears 10,000

Minnesota’s Department of Health (MDH) says there are now 404 new cases of COVID-19 in the state, along with 29 more deaths. Read full article: Coronavirus (Minnesota): MDH Announces 4...→

Coronavirus is spreading fast among Brazil's indigenous tribes; spike in deaths

Coronavirus is spreading fast among Brazil's indigenous tribes; spike in deaths

Epidemiologists had hoped remote locations might protect the tribes, but deaths have increased five-fold in the past month. Read full article: Coronavirus is spreading fast among Braz...→

Orange County Reports 8 New Coronavirus Deaths, 137 Cases

Orange County Reports 8 New Coronavirus Deaths, 137 Cases

Orange County health officials reported eight new coronavirus deaths and 137 cases on Wednesday. Read full article: Orange County Reports 8 New Coronavirus ...→

Chino men’s prison records 11th, 12th coronavirus deaths

Chino men’s prison records 11th, 12th coronavirus deaths

Less than a third of the planned transfer of healthy prisoners has taken place, a state corrections official said. Read full article: Chino men’s prison records 11th, 12th co...→

Massachusetts coronavirus deaths increase by 68, but many trends show improvement

Massachusetts coronavirus deaths increase by 68, but many trends show improvement

Massachusetts health officials reported 429 new coronavirus cases and 68 more deaths on Wednesday, and many indicators such as testing capacity and positive te [...] Read full article: Massachusetts coronavirus deaths increas...→

Illinois Reports 982 New Coronavirus Cases, 97 Additional Deaths

Illinois Reports 982 New Coronavirus Cases, 97 Additional Deaths

For the second time in three days, Illinois reported fewer than 1,000 new coronavirus cases on Wednesday, as the state recorded 982 new cases of the virus. In [...] Read full article: Illinois Reports 982 New Coronavirus Cas...→

Sister of woman who died from coronavirus sues Westchester nursing home

The suit seeks more than $50,000 in damages for alleged negligence and violations of the Illinois Nursing Home Care Act. Read full article: Sister of woman who died from coronaviru...→

Wednesday coronavirus update: 14 new MN deaths, 372 additional cases

Wednesday coronavirus update: 14 new MN deaths, 372 additional cases

The cumulative number of COVID-19-related deaths in Minnesota rose by 14, according to Wednesday’s state data report. A total of 1,086 Minnesotans have died so [...] Read full article: Wednesday coronavirus update: 14 new MN ...→

States prod nursing homes to take more Covid-19 patients

States prod nursing homes to take more Covid-19 patients

Offered vastly higher reimbursements, many substandard facilities are jumping at the chance to accept sick residents. Read full article: States prod nursing homes to take more C...→

As phase two starts, Florida families continue waiting for visitations to resume at nursing homes

As phase two starts, Florida families continue waiting for visitations to resume at nursing homes

Florida businesses are readying for phase two Friday, but not long-term care centers. Visitations are still on hold at assisted living and nursing facilities, [...] Read full article: As phase two starts, Florida families co...→

LA County Reporters 45 More Coronavirus-Related Deaths, 1,500 New Cases

LA County Reporters 45 More Coronavirus-Related Deaths, 1,500 New Cases

Los Angeles County reported an additional 45 coronavirus-related deaths and 1,500 new confirmed cases on Thursday.  Read full article: LA County Reporters 45 More Coronavirus-...→

Coronavirus In Massachusetts: 412 New Cases, 50 More Deaths Reported

Coronavirus In Massachusetts: 412 New Cases, 50 More Deaths Reported

Health officials reported 412 new coronavirus cases and 50 more deaths in Massachusetts on Thursday. Read full article: Coronavirus In Massachusetts: 412 New Ca...→

Coronavirus pandemic: State of the nursing home

Coronavirus pandemic: State of the nursing home

COVID-19 has rocked the state and the city since it first hit the area more than two months ago. Read full article: Coronavirus pandemic: State of the nursi...→

‘The Perfect Host’: How Nursing Homes Became a COVID Breeding Ground

‘The Perfect Host’: How Nursing Homes Became a COVID Breeding Ground

When the coronavirus erupted at a nursing home near Seattle in late February, disease detectives from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention quickly de [...] Read full article: ‘The Perfect Host’: How Nursing Homes Be...→

Thursday coronavirus update: 29 more deaths, 404 additional infections

Thursday coronavirus update: 29 more deaths, 404 additional infections

The death toll in Minnesota from COVID-19 reached 1,115 on Thursday, with an additional 29 deaths. Of the state’s total deaths, 896 were long-term care of assi [...] Read full article: Thursday coronavirus update: 29 more dea...→

Families agonize waiting for nursing homes to reopen for visitors amid coronavirus outbreak.

Families agonize waiting for nursing homes to reopen for visitors amid coronavirus outbreak.

Many fear their loved ones will die before long-term care facilities open up to visitors. Testing and staffing need to improve before that happens. Read full article: Families agonize waiting for nursing hom...→

Nursing homes reopen to visitors — with restrictions — after pandemic boxed them out

Nursing homes reopen to visitors — with restrictions — after pandemic boxed them out

Nursing homes have shut out visitors for 10 weeks in an effort to curb coronavirus cases in hard-hit longterm care facilities. Visitors are now allowed back — [...] Read full article: Nursing homes reopen to visitors — with ...→

LA County Reports 46 New Coronavirus Deaths And 1,155 New Cases

LA County Reports 46 New Coronavirus Deaths And 1,155 New Cases

Los Angeles County health officials reported 46 new deaths and 1,1155 new cases of coronavirus on Wednesday. Read full article: LA County Reports 46 New Coronavirus Dea...→

Systemic issues plaguing New Jersey nursing homes amid COVID-19 crisis, study finds

Systemic issues plaguing New Jersey nursing homes amid COVID-19 crisis, study finds

Independent analysis calls for facilities to boost transparency, bolster staff and better emergency response Read full article: Systemic issues plaguing New Jersey nurs...→

The daily coronavirus update: 14 more deaths; state working to set up testing sites for protest attendees | MinnPost

The daily coronavirus update: 14 more deaths; state working to set up testing sites for protest attendees | MinnPost

MDH also said Wednesday there have been 25,870 total confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Minnesota, up 362 from Tuesday’s count.  Read full article: The daily coronavirus update: 14 more de...→

Coronavirus Latest: Mass. Reports 68 New Deaths, 429 Additional Cases

Coronavirus Latest: Mass. Reports 68 New Deaths, 429 Additional Cases

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 68 new coronavirus deaths and 429 more cases in the state on Wednesday. Read full article: Coronavirus Latest: Mass. Reports 68 New...→

Massachusetts becomes 1st state to allow socially distanced visits to some nursing homes

Massachusetts becomes 1st state to allow socially distanced visits to some nursing homes

First state allows socially distanced visits to some nursing homes with many coroanvirus safety precautions. Read full article: Massachusetts becomes 1st state to allow...→

Indiana tops 2,200 coronavirus deaths; trend appears slowing

Indiana tops 2,200 coronavirus deaths; trend appears slowing

An apparent slowdown of coronavirus-related deaths is continuing in Indiana as figures released by state health officials show it has been more than a week sin [...] Read full article: Indiana tops 2,200 coronavirus deaths; t...→

Massachusetts Nursing Homes Now Allowing Outdoor Visits

Massachusetts Nursing Homes Now Allowing Outdoor Visits

Visitations have been limited since mid-March to help stop the spread of the virus to a particularly vulnerable population. Read full article: Massachusetts Nursing Homes Now Allowing...→

Friday coronavirus update: 33 more MN deaths, 712 additional cases

Friday coronavirus update: 33 more MN deaths, 712 additional cases

The death toll in Minnesota from COVID-19 reached 1,148 on Friday, with an additional 33 deaths. Of the state’s total deaths, 922 were long-term care of assist [...] Read full article: Friday coronavirus update: 33 more MN de...→

Coronavirus live updates: Brazil records big surge as global deaths approach 400,000

Coronavirus live updates: Brazil records big surge as global deaths approach 400,000

Fears continue to grow over the growth of COVID-19 in Latin America, with the number of confirmed cases in Brazil passing that of Italy to make it the second w [...] Read full article: Coronavirus live updates: Brazil records...→

States prod nursing homes to take more Covid-19 patients

States prod nursing homes to take more Covid-19 patients

Offered vastly higher reimbursements, many substandard facilities are jumping at the chance to accept sick residents. Read full article: States prod nursing homes to take more C...→

New data again suggests Russia's coronavirus deaths are higher than its official count

New data again suggests Russia's coronavirus deaths are higher than its official count

New mortality data from St Petersburg suggests the real number of Russia's real coronavirus deaths may be higher than its official count. Read full article: New data again suggests Russia's coronav...→

Bay Area News Group sues Alameda County for nursing home coronavirus records

Bay Area News Group sues Alameda County for nursing home coronavirus records

The Bay Area News Group filed a lawsuit Friday against Alameda County for failure to disclose public records on coronavirus-related deaths and cases at nursing [...] Read full article: Bay Area News Group sues Alameda County ...→

As phase two starts, Florida families continue waiting for visitations to resume at nursing homes

As phase two starts, Florida families continue waiting for visitations to resume at nursing homes

Florida businesses are readying for phase two Friday, but not long-term care centers. Visitations are still on hold at assisted living and nursing facilities, [...] Read full article: As phase two starts, Florida families co...→

Feds Disclose 32,000 COVID Deaths, 95,000 Cases Among Nursing Home Residents — and Where

Feds Disclose 32,000 COVID Deaths, 95,000 Cases Among Nursing Home Residents — and Where

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services now says at least 31,782 residents of our nation’s nursing homes have died from COVID-19. At least 95,515 reside [...] Read full article: Feds Disclose 32,000 COVID Deaths, 95,00...→

LA County Reporters 45 More Coronavirus-Related Deaths, 1,500 New Cases

LA County Reporters 45 More Coronavirus-Related Deaths, 1,500 New Cases

Los Angeles County reported an additional 45 coronavirus-related deaths and 1,500 new confirmed cases on Thursday.  Read full article: LA County Reporters 45 More Coronavirus-...→

8 More Coronavirus-Related Deaths In New Hampshire, Cases Rise By 81

8 More Coronavirus-Related Deaths In New Hampshire, Cases Rise By 81

Eight more people died of coronavirus-related illnesses in New Hampshire as of Thursday, according to the Department of Health and Human Services. Cases also r [...] Read full article: 8 More Coronavirus-Related Deaths In New...→

Coronavirus in Minnesota: 29 more deaths; 403 more confirmed cases | MinnPost

Coronavirus in Minnesota: 29 more deaths; 403 more confirmed cases | MinnPost

A total of 1,115 Minnesotans have now died from COVID-19, the Department of Health said Thursday. MDH also said there have been 26,273 total confirmed cases of [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Minnesota: 29 more deaths...→

Coronavirus In Massachusetts: 412 New Cases, 50 More Deaths Reported

Coronavirus In Massachusetts: 412 New Cases, 50 More Deaths Reported

Health officials reported 412 new coronavirus cases and 50 more deaths in Massachusetts on Thursday. Read full article: Coronavirus In Massachusetts: 412 New Ca...→

Coronavirus deaths in Massachusetts increase by 50, new cases ease up

Coronavirus deaths in Massachusetts increase by 50, new cases ease up

Massachusetts health officials on Thursday reported that 50 more people have died from the coronavirus and 471 new cases, as many key data indicators continue [...] Read full article: Coronavirus deaths in Massachusetts incr...→

Coronavirus pandemic: State of the nursing home

Coronavirus pandemic: State of the nursing home

COVID-19 has rocked the state and the city since it first hit the area more than two months ago. Read full article: Coronavirus pandemic: State of the nursi...→

Cuomo still stands by coronavirus nursing home order despite death toll

Cuomo still stands by coronavirus nursing home order despite death toll

Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Thursday yet again doubled down on his decision to send coronavirus patients to nursing homes from hospitals — despite it potentially fact [...] Read full article: Cuomo still stands by coronavirus nursin...→

‘The Perfect Host’: How Nursing Homes Became a COVID Breeding Ground

‘The Perfect Host’: How Nursing Homes Became a COVID Breeding Ground

When the coronavirus erupted at a nursing home near Seattle in late February, disease detectives from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention quickly de [...] Read full article: ‘The Perfect Host’: How Nursing Homes Be...→

Anxious family members with loved ones in nursing homes say they’re being left i [...]

Anxious family members with loved ones in nursing homes say they’re being left in the dark. Several in the Bay Area have reported multiple cases of coronavirus [...] Read full article: Anxious family members with loved ones i...→

Thursday coronavirus update: 29 more deaths, 404 additional infections

Thursday coronavirus update: 29 more deaths, 404 additional infections

The death toll in Minnesota from COVID-19 reached 1,115 on Thursday, with an additional 29 deaths. Of the state’s total deaths, 896 were long-term care of assi [...] Read full article: Thursday coronavirus update: 29 more dea...→

Coronavirus (Minnesota): MDH Announces 404 New Cases Of COVID-19 And 29 More Deaths; Daily Testing Nears 10,000

Coronavirus (Minnesota): MDH Announces 404 New Cases Of COVID-19 And 29 More Deaths; Daily Testing Nears 10,000

Minnesota’s Department of Health (MDH) says there are now 404 new cases of COVID-19 in the state, along with 29 more deaths. Read full article: Coronavirus (Minnesota): MDH Announces 4...→

Families agonize waiting for nursing homes to reopen for visitors amid coronavirus outbreak.

Families agonize waiting for nursing homes to reopen for visitors amid coronavirus outbreak.

Many fear their loved ones will die before long-term care facilities open up to visitors. Testing and staffing need to improve before that happens. Read full article: Families agonize waiting for nursing hom...→

Coronavirus is spreading fast among Brazil's indigenous tribes; spike in deaths

Coronavirus is spreading fast among Brazil's indigenous tribes; spike in deaths

Epidemiologists had hoped remote locations might protect the tribes, but deaths have increased five-fold in the past month. Read full article: Coronavirus is spreading fast among Braz...→

Nursing homes reopen to visitors — with restrictions — after pandemic boxed them out

Nursing homes reopen to visitors — with restrictions — after pandemic boxed them out

Nursing homes have shut out visitors for 10 weeks in an effort to curb coronavirus cases in hard-hit longterm care facilities. Visitors are now allowed back — [...] Read full article: Nursing homes reopen to visitors — with ...→

Orange County Reports 8 New Coronavirus Deaths, 137 Cases

Orange County Reports 8 New Coronavirus Deaths, 137 Cases

Orange County health officials reported eight new coronavirus deaths and 137 cases on Wednesday. Read full article: Orange County Reports 8 New Coronavirus ...→

LA County Reports 46 New Coronavirus Deaths And 1,155 New Cases

LA County Reports 46 New Coronavirus Deaths And 1,155 New Cases

Los Angeles County health officials reported 46 new deaths and 1,1155 new cases of coronavirus on Wednesday. Read full article: LA County Reports 46 New Coronavirus Dea...→

Chino men’s prison records 11th, 12th coronavirus deaths

Chino men’s prison records 11th, 12th coronavirus deaths

Less than a third of the planned transfer of healthy prisoners has taken place, a state corrections official said. Read full article: Chino men’s prison records 11th, 12th co...→

Systemic issues plaguing New Jersey nursing homes amid COVID-19 crisis, study finds

Systemic issues plaguing New Jersey nursing homes amid COVID-19 crisis, study finds

Independent analysis calls for facilities to boost transparency, bolster staff and better emergency response Read full article: Systemic issues plaguing New Jersey nurs...→

The daily coronavirus update: 14 more deaths; state working to set up testing sites for protest attendees | MinnPost

The daily coronavirus update: 14 more deaths; state working to set up testing sites for protest attendees | MinnPost

MDH also said Wednesday there have been 25,870 total confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Minnesota, up 362 from Tuesday’s count.  Read full article: The daily coronavirus update: 14 more de...→

Massachusetts coronavirus deaths increase by 68, but many trends show improvement

Massachusetts coronavirus deaths increase by 68, but many trends show improvement

Massachusetts health officials reported 429 new coronavirus cases and 68 more deaths on Wednesday, and many indicators such as testing capacity and positive te [...] Read full article: Massachusetts coronavirus deaths increas...→

Coronavirus Latest: Mass. Reports 68 New Deaths, 429 Additional Cases

Coronavirus Latest: Mass. Reports 68 New Deaths, 429 Additional Cases

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported 68 new coronavirus deaths and 429 more cases in the state on Wednesday. Read full article: Coronavirus Latest: Mass. Reports 68 New...→

Illinois Reports 982 New Coronavirus Cases, 97 Additional Deaths

Illinois Reports 982 New Coronavirus Cases, 97 Additional Deaths

For the second time in three days, Illinois reported fewer than 1,000 new coronavirus cases on Wednesday, as the state recorded 982 new cases of the virus. In [...] Read full article: Illinois Reports 982 New Coronavirus Cas...→

Massachusetts becomes 1st state to allow socially distanced visits to some nursing homes

Massachusetts becomes 1st state to allow socially distanced visits to some nursing homes

First state allows socially distanced visits to some nursing homes with many coroanvirus safety precautions. Read full article: Massachusetts becomes 1st state to allow...→

Sister of woman who died from coronavirus sues Westchester nursing home

The suit seeks more than $50,000 in damages for alleged negligence and violations of the Illinois Nursing Home Care Act. Read full article: Sister of woman who died from coronaviru...→

Indiana tops 2,200 coronavirus deaths; trend appears slowing

Indiana tops 2,200 coronavirus deaths; trend appears slowing

An apparent slowdown of coronavirus-related deaths is continuing in Indiana as figures released by state health officials show it has been more than a week sin [...] Read full article: Indiana tops 2,200 coronavirus deaths; t...→

Wednesday coronavirus update: 14 new MN deaths, 372 additional cases

Wednesday coronavirus update: 14 new MN deaths, 372 additional cases

The cumulative number of COVID-19-related deaths in Minnesota rose by 14, according to Wednesday’s state data report. A total of 1,086 Minnesotans have died so [...] Read full article: Wednesday coronavirus update: 14 new MN ...→

Massachusetts Nursing Homes Now Allowing Outdoor Visits

Massachusetts Nursing Homes Now Allowing Outdoor Visits

Visitations have been limited since mid-March to help stop the spread of the virus to a particularly vulnerable population. Read full article: Massachusetts Nursing Homes Now Allowing...→