Why State Mask Stockpiling Orders Are Hurting Nursing Homes, Small Providers

(By Lauren Weber for Kaiser Health News)

Nursing homes, small physician offices and rural clinics are being left behind in the rush for N95 masks and other protective gear, exposing some of the country’s most vulnerable populations and their caregivers to COVID-19 while larger, wealthier health care facilities build equipment stockpiles.  Continue reading article here…

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