Texas Boy Scout Troop Creates 'Hug Booth' For Nursing Home Residents Who Can't Touch Loved OnesFor thousands of nursing home residents across the United States who've been quarantining for months because of the coronavirus pandemic, hugs are a luxury they can't afford.
Texas Moves Nursing Home Residents To Front Of Line For Coronavirus VaccinesThe reversal comes after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention this week issued nonbiding guidance that called for putting nursing home residents first along with frontline medical staff.
COVID-19 Outbreak: North Texas Nursing Home Says More Than 40% Of Residents InfectedA spokesperson for Longmeadow Healthcare Center in Justin confirmed 51 residents and 18 staff members have tested positive for COVID-19 at the 120-bed facility.
Texas Assisted Living Center Installs Suite Made Of Plastic So Family Members Can Visit During PandemicThe owner of an assisted living center in North Texas has found a way for residents there to be visited, in-person, by family members during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Coronavirus Kills 19 Patients At A Texas Nursing Home, Infects Dozens Of EmployeesNineteen people at a Texas nursing home have died due to the coronavirus and 24 employees have been infected.
More North Texas Nursing Home Residents Evacuated After COVID-19 Cases SurgeThursday morning paramedics and state contractors were busy evacuating some 30 patients from a North Texas nursing home a after a third of the residents there tested positive for COVID-19.
Texas Nurses Association CEO Weighs In On Why State Might Move Residents Out Of Nursing Home“Generally states will intervene if there’s an immediate danger to the residents,” Texas Nurses Association CEO Cindy Zolnierek said.
More Than 3,000 Texas Nursing Home Residents Have Tested Positive For Coronavirus, State Data ShowsData released Friday shows more than 3,000 nursing home residents in Texas have tested positive for the coronavirus.
3 Waxahachie Nursing Home, Rehab Center Residents Who Passed Away Had CoronavirusDSHS also notified the Ellis County Local Health Authority of nine additional confirmed positive cases of COVID-19, and ten recoveries.
Coronavirus In Texas: 2 McKinney Women Die From COVID-19 At Nursing HomeTwo elderly women with underlying health conditions and COVID-19 died at a nursing home facility in McKinney in the last two days.
At Least 8 McKinney Nursing Home Residents Have Died From Coronavirus-Related ComplicationsOfficials at an assisted living center in North Texas have confirmed at least eight patients at the facility have died from complications due to the coronavirus.
Coronavirus In Texas: Nursing Home Patients In Galveston County Trying Unproven Virus DrugDozens of nursing home residents near Houston who tested positive for the coronavirus are receiving treatment with an anti-malaria drug not yet officially approved for fighting COVID-19.
Coronavirus In Texas: More Than 60 Patients Infected At San Antonio Nursing HomeOne resident has died and officials say they're concerned that employees who have been working at multiple facilities might have spread the virus to other locations.
Ones For Texas: North Texans Entertain Themselves While Staying IndoorsThe COVID-19 pandemic has changed our daily lives. But many residents in North Texas are finding ways to entertain themselves while being ordered to stay indoors.
Governor Abbott Holds News Conference In Arlington After Confirmed Coronavirus DeathGov. Abbott was joined by Arlington Mayor Jeff Williams, Tarrant County Judge Glen Whitley and state health officials.