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- Nursing home at center of coronavirus deaths spurs precautions across U.S.
Posted on March 10, 2020
Dr. Noah Marco, chief medical officer of the Los Angeles Jewish Home, was in a meeting with facility leadership on Wednesday when the federal guidance for facilities to concerning the Coronavirus landed in his email. “And I said, ‘Hey, guess what I just got.’ And we immediately started our planning process.”<
- Coronavirus: nursing homes across U.S. scramble to increase safety protocols
Posted on March 10, 2020
From NBC Nightly News: Millions of Americans live in nursing homes and long-term care facilities, and given the devastating effect the coronavirus has had on one Seattle-area nursing home, many are questioning whether the facilities are fully prepared for the outbreak. Dr, Noah Marco is interviewed. Watch below.
- An important message on the Coronavirus from Dr. Marco
Posted on March 6, 2020
On March 4, 2020, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced “Actions to Address Spread of Coronavirus.” CMS announced several actions aimed at limiting the spread of the Novel Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19). Specifically, CMS issued a call to action to health care providers across the country to ensure they are implementing their infection control procedures. The LAJH has answered that call. We are maintaining and supplementing our infection control procedures.
Our priority remains the protection from harm of the most vulnerable members of our community.
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