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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...→

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...→

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...→

Pelosi, Schumer preemptively call on Trump to lower flags once US reaches 100,000 coronavirus deaths

Pelosi, Schumer preemptively call on Trump to lower flags once US reaches 100,000 coronavirus deaths

Democratic congressional leaders on Thursday wrote to President Trump calling for him to lower flags to half-staff when the coronavirus death toll hits the gri [...] Read full article: Pelosi, Schumer preemptively call on Tru...→

Indiana reports 38 more coronavirus deaths, total now 1,864

Indiana reports 38 more coronavirus deaths, total now 1,864

State health officials say another 38 Indiana residents have died from coronavirus illnesses, pushing the state's death toll from confirmed or presumed cases o [...] Read full article: Indiana reports 38 more coronavirus deat...→

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...→

San Francisco Bay Area Goes 2 Days Straight with No Coronavirus Deaths

San Francisco Bay Area Goes 2 Days Straight with No Coronavirus Deaths

The San Francisco Bay Area went two consecutive days without recording a single death from coronavirus for the first time since March 21. Read full article: San Francisco Bay Area Goes 2 Days Strai...→

Coronavirus Cases In New Hampshire Rise By 57, No New Deaths Reported

Coronavirus Cases In New Hampshire Rise By 57, No New Deaths Reported

The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services announced 57 new coronavirus cases and no new deaths Monday. The state's total cases are now 3,652.  Read full article: Coronavirus Cases In New Hampshire Rise ...→

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...→

San Diego County Reports 174 New Coronavirus Cases But No Deaths - Times of San Diego

The San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported 174 new coronavirus cases Sunday but no additional deaths from the disease. Read full article: San Diego County Reports 174 New Coronav...→

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...→

Dallas County Adds 6 Deaths, 214 Coronavirus Cases

Dallas County Adds 6 Deaths, 214 Coronavirus Cases

Dallas County reported an additional six deaths and 214 cases of the coronavirus Saturday. The county ended the week with the lowest number of deaths — a total [...] Read full article: Dallas County Adds 6 Deaths, 214 Coronav...→

Coronavirus In Illinois: 2,088 New COVID-19 Cases, 71 Additional Deaths

Coronavirus In Illinois: 2,088 New COVID-19 Cases, 71 Additional Deaths

The Illinois Department of Public Health on Saturday reported 2,088 new cases of COVID-19, along with 71 new deaths. Read full article: Coronavirus In Illinois: 2,088 New COVID...→

As coronavirus deaths become political flashpoint, Colorado changes how COVID-19 fatalities are publicly reported

As coronavirus deaths become political flashpoint, Colorado changes how COVID-19 fatalities are publicly reported

Colorado’s health department changed the way it publicly reports coronavirus deaths Friday, introducing a second category of fatalities after its methods came [...] Read full article: As coronavirus deaths become political f...→

Cuomo says ‘you can’t save everyone’ as critics claim change in language on coronavirus deaths

Cuomo says ‘you can’t save everyone’ as critics claim change in language on coronavirus deaths

Critics of the Democratic governor are hitting back – pointing out that his language seems to have changed from March – when he made a point to say he was not [...] Read full article: Cuomo says ‘you can’t save everyone’ as ...→

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...→

Nolte: Retracting Claim Andrew Cuomo Not Responsible for Coronavirus Deaths

Nolte: Retracting Claim Andrew Cuomo Not Responsible for Coronavirus Deaths

I officially retract my earlier statement that Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D-NY) should not be held responsible for any coronavirus deaths. Read full article: Nolte: Retracting Claim Andrew Cuomo Not...→

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...→

DCHHS Reports 14 More Deaths From Coronavirus; Deadliest Day County Has Seen Yet

DCHHS Reports 14 More Deaths From Coronavirus; Deadliest Day County Has Seen Yet

Dallas County health officials reported 14 more deaths from the coronavirus Tuesday, making it the deadliest day the county has seen this far. Read full article: DCHHS Reports 14 More Deaths From Corona...→

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 ...→

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...→

Illinois Reports 1,734 Additional Coronavirus Cases, 51 Deaths Related to Virus

Illinois Reports 1,734 Additional Coronavirus Cases, 51 Deaths Related to Virus

Illinois health officials are reporting 1,734 new cases of coronavirus Sunday, with 51 additional deaths related to the virus. According to officials, 94,191 c [...] Read full article: Illinois Reports 1,734 Additional Corona...→

Coronavirus in Massachusetts: 113 more deaths, 1,512 new cases

Coronavirus in Massachusetts: 113 more deaths, 1,512 new cases

Massachusetts health officials on Saturday reported that 113 more people have died from the coronavirus as the number of confirmed cases increased by 1,512. Read full article: Coronavirus in Massachusetts: 113 more d...→

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...→

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 ...→

Nursing homes don't have to report COVID-19 deaths from before May

Nursing homes don't have to report COVID-19 deaths from before May

The most recent computation by NBC News found that as of May 11 at least 27,000 older Americans who were residents of long-term care facilities had died. Read full article: Nursing homes don't have to report COVID...→

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...→

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...→

Number of coronavirus cases in Michigan surpasses 53K, 43 more deaths reported

Number of coronavirus cases in Michigan surpasses 53K, 43 more deaths reported

There are now 5,060 deaths from coronavirus in Michigan and 53,009 cases, according to the latest numbers released by the State of Michigan on Wednesday. Read full article: Number of coronavirus cases in Michigan ...→

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...→

29 New Coronavirus-Related Deaths, 694 New Cases Confirmed In Los Angeles County

29 New Coronavirus-Related Deaths, 694 New Cases Confirmed In Los Angeles County

Twenty-nine new coronavirus-related deaths and 694 new cases have been confirmed in Los Angeles County. Read full article: 29 New Coronavirus-Related Deaths, 694 N...→

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...→

New Jersey surpasses 10,000 coronavirus deaths

New Jersey surpasses 10,000 coronavirus deaths

New Jersey hit a morbid milestone today, surpassing over 10,000 residents who have now died from COVID-19. Read full article: New Jersey surpasses 10,000 coronavirus ...→

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...→

Nursing homes don't have to report COVID-19 deaths from before May

Nursing homes don't have to report COVID-19 deaths from before May

The most recent computation by NBC News found that as of May 11 at least 27,000 older Americans who were residents of long-term care facilities had died. Read full article: Nursing homes don't have to report COVID...→

Nolte: Retracting Claim Andrew Cuomo Not Responsible for Coronavirus Deaths

Nolte: Retracting Claim Andrew Cuomo Not Responsible for Coronavirus Deaths

I officially retract my earlier statement that Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D-NY) should not be held responsible for any coronavirus deaths. Read full article: Nolte: Retracting Claim Andrew Cuomo Not...→

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...→

Indiana reports 38 more coronavirus deaths, total now 1,864

Indiana reports 38 more coronavirus deaths, total now 1,864

State health officials say another 38 Indiana residents have died from coronavirus illnesses, pushing the state's death toll from confirmed or presumed cases o [...] Read full article: Indiana reports 38 more coronavirus deat...→

DCHHS Reports 14 More Deaths From Coronavirus; Deadliest Day County Has Seen Yet

DCHHS Reports 14 More Deaths From Coronavirus; Deadliest Day County Has Seen Yet

Dallas County health officials reported 14 more deaths from the coronavirus Tuesday, making it the deadliest day the county has seen this far. Read full article: DCHHS Reports 14 More Deaths From Corona...→

San Francisco Bay Area Goes 2 Days Straight with No Coronavirus Deaths

San Francisco Bay Area Goes 2 Days Straight with No Coronavirus Deaths

The San Francisco Bay Area went two consecutive days without recording a single death from coronavirus for the first time since March 21. Read full article: San Francisco Bay Area Goes 2 Days Strai...→

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 ...→

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...→

29 New Coronavirus-Related Deaths, 694 New Cases Confirmed In Los Angeles County

29 New Coronavirus-Related Deaths, 694 New Cases Confirmed In Los Angeles County

Twenty-nine new coronavirus-related deaths and 694 new cases have been confirmed in Los Angeles County. Read full article: 29 New Coronavirus-Related Deaths, 694 N...→

Illinois Reports 1,734 Additional Coronavirus Cases, 51 Deaths Related to Virus

Illinois Reports 1,734 Additional Coronavirus Cases, 51 Deaths Related to Virus

Illinois health officials are reporting 1,734 new cases of coronavirus Sunday, with 51 additional deaths related to the virus. According to officials, 94,191 c [...] Read full article: Illinois Reports 1,734 Additional Corona...→

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...→

Coronavirus in Massachusetts: 113 more deaths, 1,512 new cases

Coronavirus in Massachusetts: 113 more deaths, 1,512 new cases

Massachusetts health officials on Saturday reported that 113 more people have died from the coronavirus as the number of confirmed cases increased by 1,512. Read full article: Coronavirus in Massachusetts: 113 more d...→

Coronavirus In Illinois: 2,088 New COVID-19 Cases, 71 Additional Deaths

Coronavirus In Illinois: 2,088 New COVID-19 Cases, 71 Additional Deaths

The Illinois Department of Public Health on Saturday reported 2,088 new cases of COVID-19, along with 71 new deaths. Read full article: Coronavirus In Illinois: 2,088 New COVID...→

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...→

Cuomo says ‘you can’t save everyone’ as critics claim change in language on coronavirus deaths

Cuomo says ‘you can’t save everyone’ as critics claim change in language on coronavirus deaths

Critics of the Democratic governor are hitting back – pointing out that his language seems to have changed from March – when he made a point to say he was not [...] Read full article: Cuomo says ‘you can’t save everyone’ as ...→

New Jersey surpasses 10,000 coronavirus deaths

New Jersey surpasses 10,000 coronavirus deaths

New Jersey hit a morbid milestone today, surpassing over 10,000 residents who have now died from COVID-19. Read full article: New Jersey surpasses 10,000 coronavirus ...→

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...→

Pelosi, Schumer preemptively call on Trump to lower flags once US reaches 100,000 coronavirus deaths

Pelosi, Schumer preemptively call on Trump to lower flags once US reaches 100,000 coronavirus deaths

Democratic congressional leaders on Thursday wrote to President Trump calling for him to lower flags to half-staff when the coronavirus death toll hits the gri [...] Read full article: Pelosi, Schumer preemptively call on Tru...→

Number of coronavirus cases in Michigan surpasses 53K, 43 more deaths reported

Number of coronavirus cases in Michigan surpasses 53K, 43 more deaths reported

There are now 5,060 deaths from coronavirus in Michigan and 53,009 cases, according to the latest numbers released by the State of Michigan on Wednesday. Read full article: Number of coronavirus cases in Michigan ...→

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...→

Coronavirus Cases In New Hampshire Rise By 57, No New Deaths Reported

Coronavirus Cases In New Hampshire Rise By 57, No New Deaths Reported

The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services announced 57 new coronavirus cases and no new deaths Monday. The state's total cases are now 3,652.  Read full article: Coronavirus Cases In New Hampshire Rise ...→

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...→

San Diego County Reports 174 New Coronavirus Cases But No Deaths - Times of San Diego

The San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported 174 new coronavirus cases Sunday but no additional deaths from the disease. Read full article: San Diego County Reports 174 New Coronav...→

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...→

Dallas County Adds 6 Deaths, 214 Coronavirus Cases

Dallas County Adds 6 Deaths, 214 Coronavirus Cases

Dallas County reported an additional six deaths and 214 cases of the coronavirus Saturday. The county ended the week with the lowest number of deaths — a total [...] Read full article: Dallas County Adds 6 Deaths, 214 Coronav...→

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 ...→

As coronavirus deaths become political flashpoint, Colorado changes how COVID-19 fatalities are publicly reported

As coronavirus deaths become political flashpoint, Colorado changes how COVID-19 fatalities are publicly reported

Colorado’s health department changed the way it publicly reports coronavirus deaths Friday, introducing a second category of fatalities after its methods came [...] Read full article: As coronavirus deaths become political f...→

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...→

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...→

Nursing homes don't have to report COVID-19 deaths from before May

Nursing homes don't have to report COVID-19 deaths from before May

The most recent computation by NBC News found that as of May 11 at least 27,000 older Americans who were residents of long-term care facilities had died. Read full article: Nursing homes don't have to report COVID...→

Nolte: Retracting Claim Andrew Cuomo Not Responsible for Coronavirus Deaths

Nolte: Retracting Claim Andrew Cuomo Not Responsible for Coronavirus Deaths

I officially retract my earlier statement that Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D-NY) should not be held responsible for any coronavirus deaths. Read full article: Nolte: Retracting Claim Andrew Cuomo Not...→

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...→

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...→

Pelosi, Schumer preemptively call on Trump to lower flags once US reaches 100,000 coronavirus deaths

Pelosi, Schumer preemptively call on Trump to lower flags once US reaches 100,000 coronavirus deaths

Democratic congressional leaders on Thursday wrote to President Trump calling for him to lower flags to half-staff when the coronavirus death toll hits the gri [...] Read full article: Pelosi, Schumer preemptively call on Tru...→

Number of coronavirus cases in Michigan surpasses 53K, 43 more deaths reported

Number of coronavirus cases in Michigan surpasses 53K, 43 more deaths reported

There are now 5,060 deaths from coronavirus in Michigan and 53,009 cases, according to the latest numbers released by the State of Michigan on Wednesday. Read full article: Number of coronavirus cases in Michigan ...→

Indiana reports 38 more coronavirus deaths, total now 1,864

Indiana reports 38 more coronavirus deaths, total now 1,864

State health officials say another 38 Indiana residents have died from coronavirus illnesses, pushing the state's death toll from confirmed or presumed cases o [...] Read full article: Indiana reports 38 more coronavirus deat...→

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...→

DCHHS Reports 14 More Deaths From Coronavirus; Deadliest Day County Has Seen Yet

DCHHS Reports 14 More Deaths From Coronavirus; Deadliest Day County Has Seen Yet

Dallas County health officials reported 14 more deaths from the coronavirus Tuesday, making it the deadliest day the county has seen this far. Read full article: DCHHS Reports 14 More Deaths From Corona...→

San Francisco Bay Area Goes 2 Days Straight with No Coronavirus Deaths

San Francisco Bay Area Goes 2 Days Straight with No Coronavirus Deaths

The San Francisco Bay Area went two consecutive days without recording a single death from coronavirus for the first time since March 21. Read full article: San Francisco Bay Area Goes 2 Days Strai...→

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...→

Coronavirus Cases In New Hampshire Rise By 57, No New Deaths Reported

Coronavirus Cases In New Hampshire Rise By 57, No New Deaths Reported

The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services announced 57 new coronavirus cases and no new deaths Monday. The state's total cases are now 3,652.  Read full article: Coronavirus Cases In New Hampshire Rise ...→

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...→

29 New Coronavirus-Related Deaths, 694 New Cases Confirmed In Los Angeles County

29 New Coronavirus-Related Deaths, 694 New Cases Confirmed In Los Angeles County

Twenty-nine new coronavirus-related deaths and 694 new cases have been confirmed in Los Angeles County. Read full article: 29 New Coronavirus-Related Deaths, 694 N...→

San Diego County Reports 174 New Coronavirus Cases But No Deaths - Times of San Diego

The San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported 174 new coronavirus cases Sunday but no additional deaths from the disease. Read full article: San Diego County Reports 174 New Coronav...→

Illinois Reports 1,734 Additional Coronavirus Cases, 51 Deaths Related to Virus

Illinois Reports 1,734 Additional Coronavirus Cases, 51 Deaths Related to Virus

Illinois health officials are reporting 1,734 new cases of coronavirus Sunday, with 51 additional deaths related to the virus. According to officials, 94,191 c [...] Read full article: Illinois Reports 1,734 Additional Corona...→

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...→

Dallas County Adds 6 Deaths, 214 Coronavirus Cases

Dallas County Adds 6 Deaths, 214 Coronavirus Cases

Dallas County reported an additional six deaths and 214 cases of the coronavirus Saturday. The county ended the week with the lowest number of deaths — a total [...] Read full article: Dallas County Adds 6 Deaths, 214 Coronav...→

Coronavirus in Massachusetts: 113 more deaths, 1,512 new cases

Coronavirus in Massachusetts: 113 more deaths, 1,512 new cases

Massachusetts health officials on Saturday reported that 113 more people have died from the coronavirus as the number of confirmed cases increased by 1,512. Read full article: Coronavirus in Massachusetts: 113 more d...→

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...→

Coronavirus In Illinois: 2,088 New COVID-19 Cases, 71 Additional Deaths

Coronavirus In Illinois: 2,088 New COVID-19 Cases, 71 Additional Deaths

The Illinois Department of Public Health on Saturday reported 2,088 new cases of COVID-19, along with 71 new deaths. Read full article: Coronavirus In Illinois: 2,088 New COVID...→

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...→

As coronavirus deaths become political flashpoint, Colorado changes how COVID-19 fatalities are publicly reported

As coronavirus deaths become political flashpoint, Colorado changes how COVID-19 fatalities are publicly reported

Colorado’s health department changed the way it publicly reports coronavirus deaths Friday, introducing a second category of fatalities after its methods came [...] Read full article: As coronavirus deaths become political f...→

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 says ‘you can’t save everyone’ as critics claim change in language on coronavirus deaths

Cuomo says ‘you can’t save everyone’ as critics claim change in language on coronavirus deaths

Critics of the Democratic governor are hitting back – pointing out that his language seems to have changed from March – when he made a point to say he was not [...] Read full article: Cuomo says ‘you can’t save everyone’ as ...→

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 ...→

New Jersey surpasses 10,000 coronavirus deaths

New Jersey surpasses 10,000 coronavirus deaths

New Jersey hit a morbid milestone today, surpassing over 10,000 residents who have now died from COVID-19. Read full article: New Jersey surpasses 10,000 coronavirus ...→

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...→