Tag Archives: Nursing

Is Cuomo Directive to Blame for Nursing Home COVID Deaths, as US Official Claims?

“Does the #DemConvention know @NYGovCuomo forced nursing homes across NY to take in COVID positive patients and planted the seeds of infection that killed thousands of grandmothers and grandfathers?” — Michael Caputo, assistant secretary for public affairs, Department of Health and Human Services, in an Aug. 17 tweet This story was produced in partnership with… Read More »

COVID-19: The Nursing Home Tragedy

By ANISH KOKA, MD Our strategy with nursing homes in the midst of the current pandemic is bad.  Nursing homes and other long term care facilities house some of our sickest patients in and it is apparent we have no cogent strategy to protect them.  I attempted to reassure an anxious nursing home resident a… Read More »

Nursing School Students Today

by mrbichel Nursing students today are from all backgrounds and there are many men in their number. The number of male nurses has been seeing a steady upward climb over the past 20 years. What was once a novelty of sorts, a now become a common occurrence. Male nursing students need not feel outside of… Read More »