COVID Vaccine: New Jersey Nursing Home Residents, Staff Receive First DosesThe Garden state is starting a week later than New York and Connecticut, because the state missed a federal deadline by one day.
COVID Vaccinations At N.Y. Nursing Homes Getting UnderwayMonday is the first day of COVID vaccinations for residents and staffers at nursing homes in New York state.
COVID-19 Cases At Nursing Homes In New Jersey Trending Up; Visitation A Main Concern, Health Commissioner SaysCases of COVID-19 swept through nursing homes when the pandemic started. Now, the numbers are going up again.
Sen. Booker, Rep. Gottheimer Announce Proposal To Protect Nursing Homes From Second Wave Of COVID-19The Nursing Home Pandemic Protection Act would require facilities to report potential outbreaks the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in real time and have a crisis plan in place.
New Jersey Families Fighting To Spend More Time With Loved Ones In Nursing Homes That Only Allow 15 Minute VisitsCBS2 called several nursing homes in New Jersey and found out visitation appointments ranged from 15-30 minutes.
How Coronavirus Ravaged America's Nursing Homes: 'We've Gone From Long Term Care To Carnage In Five Months'Nursing homes all over the country were ravaged by COVID-19. AARP's Elaine M. Ryan shares her thoughts on the failures in care that occurred for seniors and the future of nursing homes.
2 Connecticut Nursing Homes Fined For Failing To Test Dozens Of Employees For COVID-19Weekly COVID-19 testing is required in Connecticut nursing homes.
New Jersey Woman Calls For Private Long-Term Care Facilities To Be Investigated Over COVID-19 Deaths In Addition To Public Nursing HomesShe says her mom was living at a private long-term care facility that she believes was taking in COVID-19 patients from St. Barnabas Hospital.
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.