Pandemic proves to be pivotal moment for senior care

A systemic underinvestment in senior care has left workers and those they care for exposed to unnecessary risk, calling into question nursing homes’ viability, operators and policy experts say.

While some providers were able to adapt more quickly than others, the response to the pandemic has largely been a reactive one. Experts are hopeful that the crisis will shape a new approach to post-acute care and long-term care, both from an operational and philosophical perspective.

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