nursing homes

Mike Groll / AP

New York State Health Commissioner Howard Zucker is unlikely to testify on Monday before the state Legislature’s second hearing on how nursing homes handled the pandemic.

Isaias Says Hello

Aug 4, 2020
Senior Care
Tony Dejak / Associated Press

Isaias’s impact on Long Island. Also Connecticut lawmaker reassures absentee voters, while New York lawmakers review Cuomo’s nursing home policy

Trusted Once Again

Jul 24, 2020
JFK airport
Mark Lennihan / AP

Connecticut nursing homes can stop testing, Connecticut lawmakers pass police accountability, and where people with disabilities can live.

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U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut has called for additional support for nursing homes during the coronavirus pandemic. He says they need more personal protective equipment and help with cleaning and safety costs.

Jean-Francois Badias / AP

Advocates in several states, including Connecticut, are pushing for nursing homes to allow families to put in cameras to monitor their loved ones.