Over 50 residents of a Southern California nursing home have been infected with the coronavirus. Cedar Mountain Post Acute Rehabilitation in Yucaipa was told to assume that all of its patients have COVID-19, a health official said. (April 1)
At least 33 residents died from COVID-19 along with two nurses as the virus sweeps through nursing homes across the U.S. The COVID-19 outbreak at Pinecrest Nursing Home in Bobcaygeon, Ont., is officially over. Here's that story, and a roundup of other good news on Friday, May 15.
»» Researchers tested residents and staff at Seattle nursing home to investigate the spread of COVID-19. They went room to room performing nasal swabs on the 115 residents and all the tests came back negative. (April 23) Spain is following Italy in talking about scaling back coronavirus restrictions as its numbers start to recede. The nightmare is far from over in the country's nursing homes, where the virus has claimed its largest percentage of victims. In this report from Barcelona narrated by Jon Spier, Alfonso Beato tells us Spain is shocked by reports that elderly coronavirus patients have been found dead in their beds and some facilities have been abandoned.