May 12, 2020

‘No Intubation’: Seniors Fearful of COVID-19 Are Changing Their Living Wills

(Kaiser Health News) – For older adults contemplating what might happen to them during this pandemic, ventilators are a fraught symbol, representing a terrifying lack of personal control as well as the fearsome power of technology. Used for people with … Read More

May 12, 2020

As Deaths Mount, Coronavirus Testing Remains Wildly Inconsistent in Long-Term Care

(Kaiser Health News) – As the coronavirus has raced through long-term care centers and killed thousands of America’s most vulnerable seniors, testing has varied widely across facilities, even within the same states and communities. There’s still no federal mandate to … Read More