Meyers Primary Care Institute; Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatric Medicine
Geriatrics | Health Services Administration | Infectious Disease | Virus Diseases
Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, well-intentioned health policy proposals are being hastily adopted, sometimes at the risk of serious unintended consequences for the most vulnerable among us - residents of long-term care and skilled nursing facilities.
COVID-19, pandemic, postacute care, geriatrics, nursing homes, healthy policy, long-term care, skilled nursing facilities
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DOI of Published Version
Gurwitz J. COVID-19, Postacute Care Preparedness, and Nursing Homes. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2020 Apr 21. doi: 10.1111/jgs.16499. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 32315075. Link to article on publisher's site
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society
Gurwitz JH. (2020). COVID-19, Postacute Care Preparedness, and Nursing Homes. COVID-19 Publications by UMMS Authors. https://doi.org/10.1111/jgs.16499. Retrieved from https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/covid19/16