Nursing homes seek legal protections amid coronavirus outbreak

Posted by on May 13, 2020 4:19 pm
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Nursing homes in the US are seeking legal protections amid the coronavirus outbreak as deaths in the facilities skyrocket, a report said Wednesday. Healthcare organizations are pleading for liability protections for the homes, which may shield them from costly civil suits, the Guardian reported Wednesday. Some 21 states have already granted legal protections for healthcare…