IE 11 is not supported. For an optimal experience visit our site on another browser.

Hidden in a pandemic: Elderly in nursing homes are dying from isolation


More than eight months into the pandemic, the very isolation that is meant to protect nursing home residents from Covid-19 is also contributing to their deaths. Confined to their rooms and largely cut off from visitors, many residents are experiencing serious mental and physical decline. Three women stand up to fight for leniency in New York state visitation policies, in the hopes of saving their loved ones.