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The CDC, CMS, AHCA and all State Associations are working around the clock to assist Skilled Nursing Facilities with navigating through this unprecedented time. The resources are available, but it may difficult for operations to problem solve and prioritize due to the overwhelming risk and mortality of the senior population from COVID-19.
Coronavirus is a member of larger “family of viruses” called Coronaviruses (which includes the common cold). The name is derived from the shape of the virus at the molecular level, it looks like a “crown” with projections. Those spikes on the virus allow it to stick to human cells and proceed to take over the normal cellular structure and then replicate itself. This family of viruses has been around over 50 years. COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2) is the 7th coronavirus known to effect humans.Read More