The Winter LTC Journal is here! The LTC Journal covers important long-term care issues by highlighting policy updates, news reports, and academic research. Topics in this edition include: How the Federal Government's inaction led to 11 nursing home deaths per hour. The COVID-19 pandemic's disproportionate toll on nursing homes with higher shares of Black [...]
Research scientist Beth Nivin on the science, history, and risks/benefits of the COVID-19 vaccines.
Sign up for LTCCC's upcoming webinar (Feb. 16) on inappropriate institutionalization in LTC facilities On this LTCCC webinar, special guest Beth Nivin, MPH, discusses the safety and efficacy of COVID-19 vaccines. This program provides critical information to help LTC residents and their families make informed decisions about vaccination. [...]
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Many long term care residents have gone more than 100 days without seeing their families because of COVID-19 visitation restrictions. On this episode of the Nursing Home 411 Podcast, we hear from families about their challenges connecting with loved ones during the pandemic and how visitation restrictions have prevented them from providing essential services. [...]