Senate Hearing on Coronavirus Impact on Elderly

The Senate Aging Committee held a hearing to examine the impact of the coronavirus on the elderly and those living in long-term care… read more

The Senate Aging Committee held a hearing to examine the impact of the coronavirus on the elderly and those living in long-term care centers. An expert with the University of Chicago who is studying COVID-19 in nursing home settings said she recommends that all facilities test all their patients, symptomatic or not, in an effort to combat the virus. Other topics discussed during the hearing included personal protective equipment for staff, the pros and cons of a federal health force and challenges with social isolation from family during the pandemic. close

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Senate Hearing on Coronavirus Impact on Elderly

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Program ID:
472346-1
Category:
Senate Committee
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Senate Committee
Location:
SR-301, Russell Senate Office Building, Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 21, 2020 | 9:32am EDT | C-SPAN.org
Last Aired:
May 31, 2020 | 1:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1

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  • May 22, 2020 | 2:32pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • May 23, 2020 | 4:19am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • May 24, 2020 | 12:52pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 24, 2020 | 4:50pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • May 31, 2020 | 1:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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