Nursing Home Patients Are Dying of Loneliness

By The Editorial Board, NY Times, December 29 2020 When she had the routine of home, Angie Sinopoli was the talkative matriarch of a large Italian family who heaped praise on her children and grandchildren, even as her memory faded. Her youngest son, Steven, came by her house and cooked her dinner nearly every night. But after a couple of falls and bouts in rehabilitation centers, she ended up in a Syracuse nursing home on March 10.

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PRESS RELEASE: L.A. COUNTY, CITY OF L.A., CURATIVE ANNOUNCE PARTNERSHIP TO VACCINATE RESIDENTS AND STAFF AT NURSING HOMES

Courtesy of the Los Angeles County Emergency Operations Center FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEDecember 28, 2020 Contact:Los Angeles County Joint Information Centerpio@ceooem.lacounty.gov L.A. COUNTY, CITY OF L.A., CURATIVE ANNOUNCE PARTNERSHIP TO VACCINATE RESIDENTS AND STAFF AT NURSING HOMES To date, 66,000 Los Angeles County health care workers have received the COVID-19 vaccine Los Angeles County today announced the launch of a partnership with the City of Los Angeles and public health service startup Curative to deliver and administer the COVID-19 Moderna vaccines to staff and residents of Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNFs) in Los Angeles County.

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