Nursing homes see record number of new Covid cases

• Nearly 50% of new cases in nursing homes from Midwest states

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The number of weekly new Covid cases in nursing homes in the U.S. hit a record high this month, and the cause is community spread among the general population. That's according to a report released today by the American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL), a national nonprofit organization representing nursing homes and assisted living communities providing care to approximately five million people each year.

Recent data released by Johns Hopkins University and the Centers...


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