Families Of COVID-19 Victims Who Died In Nursing Homes Call For Investigation Into NYS Department Of Health's DirectiveThousands of nursing home residents in New York have contracted COVID-19 and some family members are placing the blame on Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
Gov. Murphy Announces $155 Million Plan To Allow Nursing Homes To Reopen To Visitors; Testing Mandatory For Staff And ResidentsFacilities would have to meet "mandatory benchmarks" based on advice from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and state health officials.
New York State Allows Visitors At Nursing Homes And Long-Term Care FacilitiesThe state health department says people can visit facilities that haven’t had any coronavirus cases for at least 28 days.
N.Y. Families Wonder When They'll Be Able To Visit Loved Ones In Long-Term Care Facilities AgainAfter months of being in crisis, some nursing homes around the Tri-State Area are getting to receive visits.
Father's Day Gift: At Long Last, Loved Ones Get Visitors At New Jersey Nursing HomesJust in time for Father's Day, nursing homes and other long-term care centers in New Jersey are now allowing visitors, at an outdoor space.
Preliminary Study Outlines How Coronavirus Impacted Connecticut Nursing HomesLawmakers say the study is the beginning of an investigation into the nursing home crisis in Connecticut.
Children Of Long Island's COVID-19 Nursing Home Dead Want 'Horrific Experience' To EndA group of protestors and their assemblyman are calling for a federal probe into New York State's nursing home deaths, pointing fingers at the governor.
AP Count: Over 4,300 Virus Patients Sent To NY Nursing HomesMore than 4,300 recovering coronavirus patients were sent to New York’s already vulnerable nursing homes under a controversial state directive that was ultimately scrapped.
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?
New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based CareAs of May 18, there were 5,630 coronavirus-related deaths at nursing homes statewide, with 3,050 in the city alone. Those
Gov. Cuomo Announces New Regulations For Nursing Homes; Says There Are 3 Pediatric Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome Deaths, 2 More Under InvestigationAll nursing home staff must now be tested for COVID-19 for twice a week. Hospitals also now can not discharge patients to a nursing home unless they test negative for coronavirus.