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Florida news finds that nursing homes were chronically understaffed and lacked necessary supplies

Local news for South Florida reported on shortages of both protective equipment and staff members. These problems were still affecting facilities around the country as the pandemic continued into its sixth month.  After months of effort…
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South Carolina nursing homes were given clearance to allow outdoor visits as the coronavirus pandemic continued

The state of South Carolina has announced important rules for outdoor visits at assisted living facilities and nursing homes throughout the state. This will mark the first time that such visits are allowed since the beginning of the pandemic…
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Columbia nursing home employees may be spreading coronavirus infections

Local news for the Columbia, South Carolina area said that the Department of Health and Environmental Control is releasing data showing that workers in the state’s nursing homes are getting sick, fatigued, and even dying due to the coronavirus…