NY StateWide Senior Action Council is pleased to announce a Discussion with NYS Senate Aging Committee Chair Rachel May on the devastating toll the COVID-19 pandemic has taken on nursing home residents. Our discussion was live streamed on Facebook on June 1st. You can watch the recording on our Facebook page by clicking on the button below. For more information and additional resources for the roundtable discussion, click HERE
If you have a family member or friend in a Nursing Home or Adult Home here are important things you should know during the trying times of the COVID-19 pandemic. This information is constantly changing and will be updated frequently. Check back often to view the latest updates. Please click to read the post.
The health and safety of all New York StateWide members is most important to us.
If you do not have a doctor or insurance and think you may be sick and need to be tested for coronavirus, call the state’s helpline at 888-364-3065
María Alvarez spoke with correspondent Melissa Bromley about how COVID is magnifying already existing issues in how nursing homes are run.
Listen to the interview podcast by clicking the button below.
Call in numbers: 712-832-8330; 425-436-6260; Access Code 4715203#