State Readies Plan For Opening Nursing Homes, But Industry Skeptical

  • Staff wearing protective gear work at an eastern Oklahoma nursing home.(Photo provided)
    Staff wearing protective gear work at an eastern Oklahoma nursing home.(Photo provided)
  • Staff wearing protective gear work at an eastern Oklahoma nursing home.(Photo provided)
    Staff wearing protective gear work at an eastern Oklahoma nursing home.(Photo provided)
  • State Readies Plan For Opening Nursing Homes, But Industry Skeptical
    State Readies Plan For Opening Nursing Homes, But Industry Skeptical
State health officials are developing a plan that could allow visitors back into nursing homes. But facility managers and industry advocates point to complications with testing and a shortage of protective equipment as signals that Oklahoma isn’t ready to reopen the homes. Federal guidelines released this week for reopening nursing homes provide a framework for states to develop their own…
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