Hundreds of recent deaths in New York nursing homes linked to coronavirus

Nineteen of the state’s nursing homes reported 20 or more deaths connected to pandemic, survey said

The despair wrought on nursing homes by the coronavirus was laid bare on Friday in a New York state survey identifying numerous facilities where hundreds of patients have died over the past few weeks.

Nineteen of the state’s nursing homes reported 20 or more deaths linked to the pandemic, the survey said.

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https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2020/apr/17/new-york-nursing-homes-coronavirus-deaths