1. Coronavirus a concern in nursing homes, where 75% have been cited for infection control errors  USA TODAY
  2. Nursing Homes Brace for Coronavirus Outbreak Amid Staffing Concerns  Wall Street Journal
  3. Keeping seniors safe amid coronavirus concerns  KHOU 11
  4. How to Help Protect a Family Member in a Nursing Home  The New York Times
  5. 'Our people are high risk': Rochester nursing homes brace for coronavirus  Democrat & Chronicle
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Nursing homes are a perfect-storm environment for coronavirus cases but the community threat doesn't end there.Nursing homes are a perfect-storm environment for coronavirus cases but the community threat doesn't end there.

Coronavirus spread: Nursing home infections can go beyond their walls

Residents of care facilities can be especially vulnerable to respiratory illnesses. Here’s what you can do to help.Residents of care facilities can be especially vulnerable to respiratory illnesses. Here’s what you can do to help.

Nursing homes nationwide are preparing for further spread of the virus amid worries over shortages of staff to care for their vulnerable elderly residents.Nursing homes nationwide are preparing for further spread of the virus amid worries over shortages of staff to care for their vulnerable elderly residents.

Nursing Homes Brace for Coronavirus Outbreak Amid Staffing Concerns - WSJ

“We have to be very proactive,” one Rochester nursing home official said about the coronavirus threat. “All 330 of our people are high risk."“We have to be very proactive,” one Rochester nursing home official said about the coronavirus threat. “All 330 of our people are high risk."

Coronavirus: How Rochester nursing homes, care centers, are preparing

“‘It’s Pure Panic’: A Wrenching Wait at Nursing Home Where Coronavirus Took Hold https://t.co/zf2ZuD7fzp”

Karine Jean-Pierre on Twitter: "‘It’s Pure Panic’: A Wrenching Wait at Nursing Home Where Coronavirus Took Hold https://t.co/zf2ZuD7fzp"

“Coronavirus a concern in nursing homes, where 75% have been cited for infection control errors https://t.co/WS5wsUhWT3 via @USATODAY”

nicole carroll on Twitter: "Coronavirus a concern in nursing homes, where 75% have been cited for infection control errors https://t.co/WS5wsUhWT3 via @USATODAY"

“Wrenching story on families of residents at Life Care, the nursing home where visits are restricted as a coronavirus outbreak threatens those most vulnerable to it. “I just feel ill that my mom could be dying alone,” said Vanessa Phelps. by @jackhealyNYT @KYWeise @ByMikeBaker”

Amy Harmon on Twitter: "Wrenching story on families of residents at Life Care, the nursing home where visits are restricted as a coronavirus outbreak threatens those most vulnerable to it. “I just feel ill that my mom could be dying alone,” said Vanessa Phelps. by @jackhealyNYT @KYWeise @ByMikeBaker"

“JUST IN: Gov. Inslee says a separate incident command post has been created to monitor/respond to our long term care facilities, like Life Care Center of Kirkland-- the epicenter of the #coronavirus outbreak. #Q13FOX”

Ali Bradley on Twitter: "JUST IN: Gov. Inslee says a separate incident command post has been created to monitor/respond to our long term care facilities, like Life Care Center of Kirkland-- the epicenter of the #coronavirus outbreak. #Q13FOX… https://t.co/oYWGzTILHV"

Early evidence suggests that older people — especially those with existing health problems — are more vulnerable to the new coronavirus and more likely to die from it, much like the flu.Early evidence suggests that older people — especially those with existing health problems — are more vulnerable to the new coronavirus and more likely to die from it, much like the flu.

Senior-care homes at risk of coronavirus infections