Basic Agreement Reached To Avert Connecticut Nursing Homes StrikeThe workers, including nurses, nurses aides, housekeeping staff and laundry workers, have threatened to walk out over what they call poverty-level wages and dangerously low staffing levels.
New Jersey Easing COVID Restrictions At Nursing HomesThe state's Department of Health will soon allow more visitations and group activities for vaccinated residents.
COVID Vaccination Rate Among Nursing Home Staffers Has Families Of Residents ConcernedAccording to the New York state Department of Health, the nursing home staff vaccination rate is now 58% - up from 46% in mid-March.
Report: Gov. Cuomo's Senior Aides Prevented Health Officials From Releasing Nursing Home Death Toll For MonthsThe full data on nursing home deaths wasn't released until late January of this year.
State Assembly's Cuomo Impeachment Hotline Swamped With 'Well In Excess Of A Hundred' TipsCBS2 has learned the hotline set up as part of the State Assembly's impeachment process has been swamped with tips of possible wrongdoing by Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
New York Nursing Homes Now Allowed In-Person Visits; 'Like The Skies Opened Up And Heaven Fell Down'The new rules replace February guidance that required a facility to be COVID free for 14 days.
Grieving Families Mark 1 Year Since Gov. Cuomo Issued Executive Order Mandating Nursing Homes Accept COVID PatientsThe state says more than 15,000 long-term care residents died of the virus.
COVID Restrictions In New York: New Guidance Says All Nursing Homes Can Allow Visitation With Limited ExceptionsThe previous guidance, released on Feb. 23, required a facility to be COVID free for 14 days before accepting any visitors.
Sources: Deal Reached To Legalize Marijuana In New YorkThe deal, which is expected to be voted on next week, would make it legal to sell marijuana products for adult use and allow residents to have a limited number of marijuana plants in their homes.
Demonstrators Ask New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy To Act Faster On Loosening Nursing Home Visitation RestrictionsEarlier this week, the governor said there is a roadblock. Of those who work in care facilities in New Jersey, only half have been vaccinated, and the total number of outbreaks in the facilities stands at 273.
TIMELINE: New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo Under Investigation For Nursing Home Deaths, Sexual Harassment AllegationsGov. Andrew Cuomo is currently the subject of multiple investigations and calls to resign over nursing home deaths during the coronavirus pandemic and allegations of sexual and workplace harassment.
COVID 1 Year Later: Communities And Leaders Hopeful With 'Super Charge' Of Vaccines On HorizonNurses at The Hebrew Home at Riverdale showed the need to continue to stay apart, but united until the fight is over.
Gov. Murphy: Nursing Homes That Didn't Follow Guidance Should 'Pay A Price'New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy said he is "confident" in the state's tally of deaths in nursing homes during the pandemic in an interview with Margaret Brennan on Face The Nation.
Reports: Top Cuomo Aides Allegedly Altered July Report To Conceal Number Of Nursing Home DeathsThe Cuomo aides reportedly separated nursing home deaths from the deaths of nursing home residents at hospitals, lowering the perceived death toll.
COVID Progress: Jubilation At Nassau Nursing Home As In-Person Visits Are Finally Back On The ScheduleThere was a turning point Wednesday for a nursing home on Long Island. It met tough state standards to allow visitors back.