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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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

PA Health Secretary Moved Mother from Nursing Home During Pandemic

PA Health Secretary Moved Mother from Nursing Home During Pandemic

Pennsylvania's Health Secretary Rachel Levine moved her 95-year-old mother from a Pennsylvania nursing home during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: PA Health Secretary Moved Mother from Nu...→

PA health official moved mother from nursing home as deaths skyrocketed

PA health official moved mother from nursing home as deaths skyrocketed

The health official responsible for overseeing nursing homes in Pennsylvania — where nearly 70 percent of the state’s coronavirus-related deaths have occurred [...] Read full article: PA health official moved mother from nur...→

Inside Connecticut’s coronavirus-only facility for nursing home residents

Inside Connecticut’s coronavirus-only facility for nursing home residents

NBC News’ Cynthia McFadden has a look inside the state’s all-COVID-19 facility for nursing home residents getting out of the hospital. Read full article: Inside Connecticut’s coronavirus-only fa...→

Nspire Lauderhill nursing home accused of hiding information as virus spreads

Nspire Lauderhill nursing home accused of hiding information as virus spreads

LAUDERHILL, FLA. (WSVN) - A dire situation is unfolding at a South Florida nursing home as coronavirus spreads. Now, action is being taken there and... Read full article: Nspire Lauderhill nursing home accused o...→

Fire at nursing home in Moscow suburb kills 9, injures 9

Fire at nursing home in Moscow suburb kills 9, injures 9

Russian officials say at least nine people have died in a fire at a nursing home in a suburb of Moscow Read full article: Fire at nursing home in Moscow suburb ki...→

New York Enacts New Coronavirus Protections for Nursing Home Residents

New York state announced new protections on Sunday for residents of nursing homes, which have accounted for a large percentage of the almost 80,000 coronavirus [...] Read full article: New York Enacts New Coronavirus Protecti...→

Cuomo criticized over nursing home death toll

Cuomo criticized over nursing home death toll

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, who has won bipartisan praise for rallying supplies for his ravaged hospitals and helping slow the coronavirus, is coming under inc [...] Read full article: Cuomo criticized over nursing home death...→

One-Third of All U.S. Coronavirus Deaths Are Nursing Home Residents or Workers

One-Third of All U.S. Coronavirus Deaths Are Nursing Home Residents or Workers

In at least 13 states, more than half of coronavirus deaths are tied to long-term care facilities for older adults, according to a New York Times database. Read full article: One-Third of All U.S. Coronavirus Deaths...→

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 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...→

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 ...→

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 ...→

Wisconsin governor says state is the

Wisconsin governor says state is the "Wild West" after court blocks stay-at-home order extension

Tony Evers said Wisconsin had been thrown into "chaos" by four judges as coronavirus lockdown restrictions no longer applied in the state. Read full article: Wisconsin governor says state is the "Wi...→

Coronavirus in Minnesota: Walz to announce latest on stay-at-home order | MinnPost

Coronavirus in Minnesota: Walz to announce latest on stay-at-home order | MinnPost

Gov. Tim Walz plans to give a 6 p.m. speech from the governor’s mansion Wednesday to detail whether he will extend or relax his stay-home order that is set to [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Minnesota: Walz to announ...→

Woman Said She Never Heard Paul House Nursing Home In Irving Park Had COVID-19 Cases, Until Her Mother Was One Of Them

Woman Said She Never Heard Paul House Nursing Home In Irving Park Had COVID-19 Cases, Until Her Mother Was One Of Them

One Chicago woman said she had no idea her mother’s facility even had any cases, until she got a call that her mom had tested positive. Then she found out that [...] Read full article: Woman Said She Never Heard Paul House Nu...→

Coronavirus: State offers snapshot of Inland nursing facilities

Confirmed cases of novel coronavirus rose by 1%, or 109, in the Inland area on Sunday, May 10 for a total of 8,003 as the state released a snapshot of the dise [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: State offers snapshot of In...→

Cuomo issues new nursing home measures amid growing criticism

Cuomo issues new nursing home measures amid growing criticism

Gov. Andrew Cuomo issued new nursing home measures Sunday amid growing criticism of the state's response to outbreaks in those facilities. Read full article: Cuomo issues new nursing home measures a...→

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: State Reports More Nursing Home Deaths

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: State Reports More Nursing Home Deaths

More than 1,500 people have died in Illinois nursing homes since the coronavirus pandemic began, officials say. The deaths account for 48 percent of the total [...] Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Updates: State Repo...→

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...→

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...→

State Dept. of Health investigating Hebrew Home at Riverdale

State Dept. of Health investigating Hebrew Home at Riverdale

The Hebrew Home at Riverdale in the Bronx is under investigation by the state Department of Health. Read full article: State Dept. of Health investigating Hebr...→

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...→

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...→

21 Pinellas Park nursing home residents taken to the hospital after testing positive for coronavirus, official confirms

21 Pinellas Park nursing home residents taken to the hospital after testing positive for coronavirus, official confirms

PINELLAS PARK, Fla. -- Nearly two dozen nursing home residents were taken to the hospital after testing positive for coronavirus, a Pinellas county official co [...] Read full article: 21 Pinellas Park nursing home residents ...→

Controversial Nursing Home Decisions in NY, NJ, and PA

Controversial Nursing Home Decisions in NY, NJ, and PA

The governors of New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania are under fire for controversial nursing home policy decisions. Read full article: Controversial Nursing Home Decisions in ...→

Michael Goodwin: Coronavirus tragedy — Cuomo's nursing home policy reversal too little, too late

Michael Goodwin: Coronavirus tragedy — Cuomo's nursing home policy reversal too little, too late

The move comes amid growing calls for an independent investigation of the nursing home catastrophe, where the death count dwarfs the total deaths in every othe [...] Read full article: Michael Goodwin: Coronavirus tragedy — C...→

COVID-19 nursing home deaths climb to 1,553 ­-- 48% of state's virus deaths

COVID-19 nursing home deaths climb to 1,553 ­-- 48% of state's virus deaths

Below is a look at the case counts in many suburban facilities, with the number of cases followed by the number of deaths:... GreenFields of Geneva 3 0 Read full article: COVID-19 nursing home deaths climb to 1,...→

The Week in Pictures: Lonely graduation and nursing home drone

The Week in Pictures: Lonely graduation and nursing home drone

Stay-at-home orders flouted, students return to class in Wuhan and a glimpse at what dining may look like in the near future. Read full article: The Week in Pictures: Lonely graduation ...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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 ...→

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...→

21 Pinellas Park nursing home residents taken to the hospital after testing positive for coronavirus, official confirms

21 Pinellas Park nursing home residents taken to the hospital after testing positive for coronavirus, official confirms

PINELLAS PARK, Fla. -- Nearly two dozen nursing home residents were taken to the hospital after testing positive for coronavirus, a Pinellas county official co [...] Read full article: 21 Pinellas Park nursing home residents ...→

Coronavirus in Minnesota: Walz to announce latest on stay-at-home order | MinnPost

Coronavirus in Minnesota: Walz to announce latest on stay-at-home order | MinnPost

Gov. Tim Walz plans to give a 6 p.m. speech from the governor’s mansion Wednesday to detail whether he will extend or relax his stay-home order that is set to [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Minnesota: Walz to announ...→

PA health official moved mother from nursing home as deaths skyrocketed

PA health official moved mother from nursing home as deaths skyrocketed

The health official responsible for overseeing nursing homes in Pennsylvania — where nearly 70 percent of the state’s coronavirus-related deaths have occurred [...] Read full article: PA health official moved mother from nur...→

Michael Goodwin: Coronavirus tragedy — Cuomo's nursing home policy reversal too little, too late

Michael Goodwin: Coronavirus tragedy — Cuomo's nursing home policy reversal too little, too late

The move comes amid growing calls for an independent investigation of the nursing home catastrophe, where the death count dwarfs the total deaths in every othe [...] Read full article: Michael Goodwin: Coronavirus tragedy — C...→

Woman Said She Never Heard Paul House Nursing Home In Irving Park Had COVID-19 Cases, Until Her Mother Was One Of Them

Woman Said She Never Heard Paul House Nursing Home In Irving Park Had COVID-19 Cases, Until Her Mother Was One Of Them

One Chicago woman said she had no idea her mother’s facility even had any cases, until she got a call that her mom had tested positive. Then she found out that [...] Read full article: Woman Said She Never Heard Paul House Nu...→

Nspire Lauderhill nursing home accused of hiding information as virus spreads

Nspire Lauderhill nursing home accused of hiding information as virus spreads

LAUDERHILL, FLA. (WSVN) - A dire situation is unfolding at a South Florida nursing home as coronavirus spreads. Now, action is being taken there and... Read full article: Nspire Lauderhill nursing home accused o...→

Coronavirus: State offers snapshot of Inland nursing facilities

Confirmed cases of novel coronavirus rose by 1%, or 109, in the Inland area on Sunday, May 10 for a total of 8,003 as the state released a snapshot of the dise [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: State offers snapshot of In...→

New York Enacts New Coronavirus Protections for Nursing Home Residents

New York state announced new protections on Sunday for residents of nursing homes, which have accounted for a large percentage of the almost 80,000 coronavirus [...] Read full article: New York Enacts New Coronavirus Protecti...→

COVID-19 nursing home deaths climb to 1,553 ­-- 48% of state's virus deaths

COVID-19 nursing home deaths climb to 1,553 ­-- 48% of state's virus deaths

Below is a look at the case counts in many suburban facilities, with the number of cases followed by the number of deaths:... GreenFields of Geneva 3 0 Read full article: COVID-19 nursing home deaths climb to 1,...→

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: State Reports More Nursing Home Deaths

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: State Reports More Nursing Home Deaths

More than 1,500 people have died in Illinois nursing homes since the coronavirus pandemic began, officials say. The deaths account for 48 percent of the total [...] Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Updates: State Repo...→

One-Third of All U.S. Coronavirus Deaths Are Nursing Home Residents or Workers

One-Third of All U.S. Coronavirus Deaths Are Nursing Home Residents or Workers

In at least 13 states, more than half of coronavirus deaths are tied to long-term care facilities for older adults, according to a New York Times database. Read full article: One-Third of All U.S. Coronavirus Deaths...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

State Dept. of Health investigating Hebrew Home at Riverdale

State Dept. of Health investigating Hebrew Home at Riverdale

The Hebrew Home at Riverdale in the Bronx is under investigation by the state Department of Health. Read full article: State Dept. of Health investigating Hebr...→

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 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...→

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...→

Wisconsin governor says state is the

Wisconsin governor says state is the "Wild West" after court blocks stay-at-home order extension

Tony Evers said Wisconsin had been thrown into "chaos" by four judges as coronavirus lockdown restrictions no longer applied in the state. Read full article: Wisconsin governor says state is the "Wi...→

PA Health Secretary Moved Mother from Nursing Home During Pandemic

PA Health Secretary Moved Mother from Nursing Home During Pandemic

Pennsylvania's Health Secretary Rachel Levine moved her 95-year-old mother from a Pennsylvania nursing home during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: PA Health Secretary Moved Mother from Nu...→

Controversial Nursing Home Decisions in NY, NJ, and PA

Controversial Nursing Home Decisions in NY, NJ, and PA

The governors of New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania are under fire for controversial nursing home policy decisions. Read full article: Controversial Nursing Home Decisions in ...→

Inside Connecticut’s coronavirus-only facility for nursing home residents

Inside Connecticut’s coronavirus-only facility for nursing home residents

NBC News’ Cynthia McFadden has a look inside the state’s all-COVID-19 facility for nursing home residents getting out of the hospital. Read full article: Inside Connecticut’s coronavirus-only fa...→

Fire at nursing home in Moscow suburb kills 9, injures 9

Fire at nursing home in Moscow suburb kills 9, injures 9

Russian officials say at least nine people have died in a fire at a nursing home in a suburb of Moscow Read full article: Fire at nursing home in Moscow suburb ki...→

Cuomo issues new nursing home measures amid growing criticism

Cuomo issues new nursing home measures amid growing criticism

Gov. Andrew Cuomo issued new nursing home measures Sunday amid growing criticism of the state's response to outbreaks in those facilities. Read full article: Cuomo issues new nursing home measures a...→

Cuomo criticized over nursing home death toll

Cuomo criticized over nursing home death toll

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, who has won bipartisan praise for rallying supplies for his ravaged hospitals and helping slow the coronavirus, is coming under inc [...] Read full article: Cuomo criticized over nursing home death...→

The Week in Pictures: Lonely graduation and nursing home drone

The Week in Pictures: Lonely graduation and nursing home drone

Stay-at-home orders flouted, students return to class in Wuhan and a glimpse at what dining may look like in the near future. Read full article: The Week in Pictures: Lonely graduation ...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

State Dept. of Health investigating Hebrew Home at Riverdale

State Dept. of Health investigating Hebrew Home at Riverdale

The Hebrew Home at Riverdale in the Bronx is under investigation by the state Department of Health. Read full article: State Dept. of Health investigating Hebr...→

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 ...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

Wisconsin governor says state is the

Wisconsin governor says state is the "Wild West" after court blocks stay-at-home order extension

Tony Evers said Wisconsin had been thrown into "chaos" by four judges as coronavirus lockdown restrictions no longer applied in the state. Read full article: Wisconsin governor says state is the "Wi...→

21 Pinellas Park nursing home residents taken to the hospital after testing positive for coronavirus, official confirms

21 Pinellas Park nursing home residents taken to the hospital after testing positive for coronavirus, official confirms

PINELLAS PARK, Fla. -- Nearly two dozen nursing home residents were taken to the hospital after testing positive for coronavirus, a Pinellas county official co [...] Read full article: 21 Pinellas Park nursing home residents ...→

PA Health Secretary Moved Mother from Nursing Home During Pandemic

PA Health Secretary Moved Mother from Nursing Home During Pandemic

Pennsylvania's Health Secretary Rachel Levine moved her 95-year-old mother from a Pennsylvania nursing home during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: PA Health Secretary Moved Mother from Nu...→

Coronavirus in Minnesota: Walz to announce latest on stay-at-home order | MinnPost

Coronavirus in Minnesota: Walz to announce latest on stay-at-home order | MinnPost

Gov. Tim Walz plans to give a 6 p.m. speech from the governor’s mansion Wednesday to detail whether he will extend or relax his stay-home order that is set to [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Minnesota: Walz to announ...→

Controversial Nursing Home Decisions in NY, NJ, and PA

Controversial Nursing Home Decisions in NY, NJ, and PA

The governors of New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania are under fire for controversial nursing home policy decisions. Read full article: Controversial Nursing Home Decisions in ...→

PA health official moved mother from nursing home as deaths skyrocketed

PA health official moved mother from nursing home as deaths skyrocketed

The health official responsible for overseeing nursing homes in Pennsylvania — where nearly 70 percent of the state’s coronavirus-related deaths have occurred [...] Read full article: PA health official moved mother from nur...→

Michael Goodwin: Coronavirus tragedy — Cuomo's nursing home policy reversal too little, too late

Michael Goodwin: Coronavirus tragedy — Cuomo's nursing home policy reversal too little, too late

The move comes amid growing calls for an independent investigation of the nursing home catastrophe, where the death count dwarfs the total deaths in every othe [...] Read full article: Michael Goodwin: Coronavirus tragedy — C...→

Inside Connecticut’s coronavirus-only facility for nursing home residents

Inside Connecticut’s coronavirus-only facility for nursing home residents

NBC News’ Cynthia McFadden has a look inside the state’s all-COVID-19 facility for nursing home residents getting out of the hospital. Read full article: Inside Connecticut’s coronavirus-only fa...→

Woman Said She Never Heard Paul House Nursing Home In Irving Park Had COVID-19 Cases, Until Her Mother Was One Of Them

Woman Said She Never Heard Paul House Nursing Home In Irving Park Had COVID-19 Cases, Until Her Mother Was One Of Them

One Chicago woman said she had no idea her mother’s facility even had any cases, until she got a call that her mom had tested positive. Then she found out that [...] Read full article: Woman Said She Never Heard Paul House Nu...→

Nspire Lauderhill nursing home accused of hiding information as virus spreads

Nspire Lauderhill nursing home accused of hiding information as virus spreads

LAUDERHILL, FLA. (WSVN) - A dire situation is unfolding at a South Florida nursing home as coronavirus spreads. Now, action is being taken there and... Read full article: Nspire Lauderhill nursing home accused o...→

Fire at nursing home in Moscow suburb kills 9, injures 9

Fire at nursing home in Moscow suburb kills 9, injures 9

Russian officials say at least nine people have died in a fire at a nursing home in a suburb of Moscow Read full article: Fire at nursing home in Moscow suburb ki...→

Coronavirus: State offers snapshot of Inland nursing facilities

Confirmed cases of novel coronavirus rose by 1%, or 109, in the Inland area on Sunday, May 10 for a total of 8,003 as the state released a snapshot of the dise [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: State offers snapshot of In...→

New York Enacts New Coronavirus Protections for Nursing Home Residents

New York state announced new protections on Sunday for residents of nursing homes, which have accounted for a large percentage of the almost 80,000 coronavirus [...] Read full article: New York Enacts New Coronavirus Protecti...→

Cuomo issues new nursing home measures amid growing criticism

Cuomo issues new nursing home measures amid growing criticism

Gov. Andrew Cuomo issued new nursing home measures Sunday amid growing criticism of the state's response to outbreaks in those facilities. Read full article: Cuomo issues new nursing home measures a...→

COVID-19 nursing home deaths climb to 1,553 ­-- 48% of state's virus deaths

COVID-19 nursing home deaths climb to 1,553 ­-- 48% of state's virus deaths

Below is a look at the case counts in many suburban facilities, with the number of cases followed by the number of deaths:... GreenFields of Geneva 3 0 Read full article: COVID-19 nursing home deaths climb to 1,...→

Cuomo criticized over nursing home death toll

Cuomo criticized over nursing home death toll

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, who has won bipartisan praise for rallying supplies for his ravaged hospitals and helping slow the coronavirus, is coming under inc [...] Read full article: Cuomo criticized over nursing home death...→

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: State Reports More Nursing Home Deaths

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: State Reports More Nursing Home Deaths

More than 1,500 people have died in Illinois nursing homes since the coronavirus pandemic began, officials say. The deaths account for 48 percent of the total [...] Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Updates: State Repo...→

The Week in Pictures: Lonely graduation and nursing home drone

The Week in Pictures: Lonely graduation and nursing home drone

Stay-at-home orders flouted, students return to class in Wuhan and a glimpse at what dining may look like in the near future. Read full article: The Week in Pictures: Lonely graduation ...→

One-Third of All U.S. Coronavirus Deaths Are Nursing Home Residents or Workers

One-Third of All U.S. Coronavirus Deaths Are Nursing Home Residents or Workers

In at least 13 states, more than half of coronavirus deaths are tied to long-term care facilities for older adults, according to a New York Times database. Read full article: One-Third of All U.S. Coronavirus Deaths...→