- Nov 18, 2019
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Your article indicates that the state set up special nursing homes for COVID patients.1) nope for example: Gov. DeSantis touts Florida’s elder response as country’s best
From the start of the pandemic, the state ordered that hospitals cannot release nursing home residents back to those facilities if they test positive for the virus. With some people testing positive with lingering COVID-19 indicators days or weeks after they seemingly recover, the state began opening the transitional nursing homes that can handle stable coronavirus patients.
“Frankly, we said if there’s any risk that they are positive, they cannot go back,” said Mary Mayhew, secretary of the Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA). “We know, not only is that population the most vulnerable to fatality, the residential setting is at greatest risk for rapid transmission.”
2) don't disagree. I don't see any red states needing navy ships brought in, or the US Military setting up mobile hospitals, like NY and Cali begged for
Remember, this hit New York hard and quickly. There wasn’t time to set such things up.