Stories tagged: "nursing homes"

Gov. Ron DeSantis
Seniors Are Not Happy After Gov. DeSantis Called Florida “God’s Waiting Room”

The governor appeared to make a joke about the state's senior population despite indications that one in five cases of coronavirus in Florida was found in nursing homes and assisted living facilities.

Elderly on wheelchair
1 in 5 COVID-19 Cases Found in State’s Elder Care Facilities

After pressure from advocates and family members, the state releases the list of facilities afflicted by COVID-19, but a crucial piece of information is still missing.