nursing homes loneliness

Vaccines have begun saving lives in New York’s nursing homes, but they haven’t yet cured another crisis caused by the pandemic: loneliness.  

Persistently high rates of COVID-19 have left the majority of the state’s nursing homes off limits to visitors, despite relaxed guidance meant to help reopen them. 

Until this week, under state and federal rules, they could admit visitors only if they had no new infections among either patients or staff for 14 days. Read more from the Associated Press.

By Uffda

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