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Will COVID-19 emergency disaster plans protect Kansas nursing homes from lawsuits?

Reasonable precautionary measures. If someone died at a long term care facility, or nursing home, also referred to in Kansas as an adult care home (ACH), because they were not isolated from sick individuals, a degree of  responsibility may…
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Can I sue an Indiana nursing home for a resident’s COVID-19 related medical expenses?

As of Sunday, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services directed U.S. nursing homes to report coronavirus cases directly to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), as well as to patients and their families. The CDC has not…

California patient with unknown origin of coronavirus is in serious condition.

  [CNN] reports the California patient who tested positive for the coronavirus days after being hospitalized is in serious condition and intubated, California Rep. John Garamendi told CNN's Erin Burnett.  The Solano County woman has…

China Fails to Respond to CDC’s Offer to Help Gather Information on the Deadly Coronavirus

The coronavirus, which has officially been renamed Covid-19, is putting individuals all across the globe in a frenzy after China’s Hubei province announced 242 new deaths [Source: CNN]. The news source also reported that new infections increased…