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Nursing Homes Given Federal Go-Ahead To Allow More Visitors

Ina JaffeLarry Yarbroff visits his wife Mary at Chaparral House in Berkeley, Calif. in July. California health authorities had allowed some visits to resume,...

Katy Perry Proudly Shows Her Post Baby Body In Nursing Bra While Jokingly Prepping For VMAs

Jenna Lemoncelli Leave it to Katy Perry to joke about attending the VMAs in her nursing bra! She put her post-baby body on display in...

DOJ may investigate blue states over Covid-19 deaths at nursing homes

By Shannon Young What they said: Assistant Attorney General for Civil Rights Division Eric Dreiband said DOJ must ensure nursing home residents “are adequately cared...

“The Greatest Generation” is Not Expendable: As COVID-19 Ravages Nursing Homes Across the U.S. VoicesForSeniors Fights to Fix a Broken System and Protect Our...

"Giving a voice to those who once cared for us is an honor. It is now our duty to show the world they will...

Could massive numbers of nursing home deaths have been prevented?

“It’s not a fun environment, it’s not a clean environment, it’s not a safe environment. It’s a very stressful environment and an unsafe environment,”...

Strict Rules Apply, But Visitors Will Be Allowed Back In New York Nursing Homes

Gloria DeSoto, 92, right, visits with her family, in their car, from a window of the Hebrew Home at Riverdale, in New York, last...

Nursing homes go unchecked as fatalities mount

But for more than two months, state inspectors failed to enter half the country’s homes — a revelation that prompted CMS to crack down. “We...

States prod nursing homes to take more Covid-19 patients

The fear, advocates say, is that the generous payments designed to help patients will only serve to expose more elderly people to some of...

Canadian military details horrific conditions in nursing homes battling Covid-19

Ontario Premier Doug Ford vowed to fix the province’s “broken” long-term care system and said an investigation has begun into the military’s findings. “The...

As residents perish, nursing homes fight for protection from lawsuits

In New York, a powerful lobbying group called the Greater New York Hospital Association, which represents hospitals that in some cases own nursing homes,...

Warnings of overrun hospitals put nursing homes at risk, health official says

Cuomo "was being told by the epidemiologist that his hospitals were going to be overrun with Covid patients," Parkinson said. "In hindsight, we now...

Ideal Nursing Homes: Individual Rooms, Better Staffing, More Accountability

Taechit Taechamanodom/Getty ImagesTaechit Taechamanodom/Getty ImagesNursing homes were not on our minds much before the COVID-19 pandemic. Then their residents began dying by the thousands. While...

Jimmy Kimmel Drags Mike Pence for Carrying Empty Boxes of ‘PPE’ To Nursing Home For TV Cameras

Mike Pence got caught pretending to deliver supplies to a hospital in need, and Jimmy Kimmel thought it was a ‘perfect metaphor’ for what...

Scientists Capture Incredibly Rare Video of Humpback Whales Nursing Their Calves

Whales, as we all know, are different from most other sea creatures. They are mammals, and give birth to live babies… and then they...

Nursing Homes Ask States For Immunity From Civil Suits Amid COVID-19

A tip led police to more than a dozen bodies at the the Andover Subacute and Rehabilitation Center in Andover, N.J. The state is...

How public health failed nursing homes

Hospices can work in nursing homes — but the lockout creates barriers to getting in. The National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization said CMS...

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