How COVID-19 is Exposing the Infection Control Problem
LTCCC’s Executive Director Richard Mollot and Policy Attorney Dara Valanejad join the show to discuss COVID-19 and how infection control issues have plagued nursing home facilities long before the current pandemic. We also chat about the problems posed by newly implemented visitation restrictions aimed at stopping the spread of the coronavirus.
Background reading and references:
Seattle Times: Article and interactive timeline of the Coronavirus outbreak at Life Care Center of Kirkland.