Tag: COVID-19

Cumberland Co. Coroner: Pa Dept. of Health refuses to test nursing home residents after 14 deaths in one facility

With no guidance from state officials who refuse to test all residents at the facility, the coroners office is now questioning if the DOH is really acting in the best interest of all Pennsylvanians.

Wolf administration neglected PA nursing homes during the COVID-19 pandemic

As nursing home deaths continue to rise in Pennsylvania, Dr. Levine directed licensed long-term care facilities to continue admitting new patients, including those discharged from hospitals but unable to go home, and to readmit current patients after hospital stays.