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New Personal Care Data Released
5/19/2020
 
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Today the state health department began breaking down specific data in the roughly 2,000 long term care facilities in the commonwealth.

The new data-set shows that at local nursing and personal care homes results were mostly unremarkable.

Just 7 facilities have registered cases among residents or employees and only Wynwood House in State College has registered more than 5 cases.

Overall about a quarter of the state�s facilities have reported cases.

Today, health secretary Dr. Rachel Levine announced the state is getting further help from the Center's for Disease Control for the next 2 weeks.

Officials say about 70 percent of all deaths have come from nursing homes,the 2nd highest ratio in the nation according to the Kaiser Family Foundation.
  
 
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