Governor Ducey: Time to Protect Nursing Home Residents

Nursing homes continue to be a hotbed for the coronavirus infection. In Maricopa County, 65% of all COVID-19 deaths are from nursing homes and other long-term care facilities.

Gov. Ducey must act now to protect Arizonans living in nursing homes, assisted living and other long-term care facilities with:

• Ongoing, regular testing of all long-term care facility residents and staff

• More personal protective equipment for residents and staff

• Daily public reporting of cases and deaths

• Virtual visits for families

Tell Gov. Ducey it’s time to protect residents of nursing homes and long-term care facilities now.


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