Opening Adult Day Services In A Post COVID World

As the spread of the novel coronavirus became rampant in the United States, many industries were forced to shut down their institutions to prevent the transmission of the virus. Among the many types of organizations that closed due to the pandemic were non-emergent healthcare facilities. In efforts to control the surging cases of the unforgiving virus, several states implemented lockdown measures which led to the temporary closure of many non-emergent healthcare programs such as senior care centers and adult day services. But as the lockdown across America is starting to ease, adult day service centers are beginning to reopen. However, …

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COVID-19: Separating Fact from Fiction

As someone who has worked in healthcare for a long time, and someone who is a nurse, I get a lot of questions about things.  I have come to realize that the information that I have comes from years of training and experience; training and experience that others (who are not healthcare providers) do not have.  Sometimes I can give an easy straightforward answer, sometimes I tell people to consult their doctor (clarification: their ACTUAL doctor, not WebMD), but sometimes I have to clear up a misconception they have about certain things… So, by now you’ve heard of COVID-19, or …

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