Squirrel Hill's Charles Morris Nursing Home Set To Close In January; Others May FollowRobert Wyner delivered flowers to his 96-year-old mother Rose Friday along with some very bad news.
Pa. Health Care Association Raising Voting Concerns For Long-Term Care Facility ResidentsPennsylvania's leading advocacy organization says long-term care providers need to ensure their residents are able to vote in next month's election.
1 More Westmoreland Manor Resident Tests Positive For Coronavirus, Bringing Total To 105One more resident has tested positive for coronavirus at the Westmoreland Manor.
Local Doctor Concerned About Accuracy As Government Sends States Millions Of Rapid Coronavirus TestsThe government is sending millions of rapid coronavirus test kits to each state. The idea is to use these in schools and nursing homes.
Westmoreland Manor Reports 12 More Residents, 1 More Employee Test Positive For CoronavirusWestmoreland Manor says 12 more residents have tested positive, bringing the total to 32.
Pennsylvania Nursing Home Advocates Begging For Emergency FundingOur state's leading advocates for nursing homes and long-term care facilities are begging for help.
Pennsylvania Department Of Health Inspects Nursing Homes For ViolationsThe Pennsylvania Department of Health conducted 635 nursing home inspections last month.
Dr. Levine Provides Updated Coronavirus Testing Guidance For Nursing HomesPennsylvania Department of Health Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine released updated coronavirus guidance for nursing home facilities on Thursday.
Dr. Rachel Levine: Asymptomatic Employees Brought The Virus Into Long-Term Care FacilitiesMore than 1,300 long-term care facilities have finished universal baseline coronavirus testing by the state's Aug. 31 deadline.
How Coronavirus Ravaged America's Nursing Homes: 'We've Gone From Long Term Care To Carnage In Five Months'Nursing homes all over the country were ravaged by COVID-19. AARP's Elaine M. Ryan shares her thoughts on the failures in care that occurred for seniors and the future of nursing homes.
Trump Administration Announces New Requirements For Coronavirus Testing In Nursing HomesOn Tuesday, the Trump Administration announced a new requirement for coronavirus testing in nursing homes.
Brighton Rehab And Wellness Center Wouldn't Cooperate With Auditors Last SpringThe state's auditor general says Brighton Rehab and Wellness Center's then-managers refused to be audited last spring.
Health Secretary Signs Order Requiring Long-Term Care Facilities To Provide Staff Caring For Coronavirus Patients RespiratorsA new state order requires long-term care facilities to provide respirators to staff caring for coronavirus patients.
Local Family Says Their Loved One In Long-Term Care Is Dying From A Broken HeartRobert Polce said he’s very concerned about his mother, 91-year-old Rose Polce.
Call Centers Open As New Resource For Long-Term Care Facilities During Coronavirus PandemicThe Wolf administration has announced a new resource for long-term care facilities dealing with Coronavirus outbreaks.