Residents worry if nursing homes OK to open to public again
May 15, 2020
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Linda MowBray admits she's uneasy as communities ease restrictions meant to stop the coronavirus spread, luring people back to restaurants, businesses and normal life.
She gets it that the economy needs to be up and running again. But MowBray worries that as that happens nursing home workers could contract the virus and bring it into a facility without knowing.
"I'm scared to death of what's going to happen," MowBray, president of the Kansas Health Care Association, a nursing home advocacy group, told The Kansas City Star. "The virus is still out there, and people...