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Ideal Nursing Homes: Individual Rooms, Better Staffing, More Accountability

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What Happened Today: Coronavirus Task Force Members Testify, Nursing Homes Questions

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Coronavirus Pandemic Exposes Cracks In Nursing Home System

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Two workers approach the entrance to Life Care Center in Kirkland, Wash., on March 13. An association that represents nursing homes is asking for billions of dollars in federal relief funds to cope with the coronavirus crisis. Ted S. Warren/AP hide caption

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President Trump, surrounded by federal officials on Thursday, signs a proclamation for Older Americans Month during an event on protecting seniors from the coronavirus. Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Concerns Over Giving Nursing Homes Civil Immunity Protections

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A tip led police to more than a dozen bodies at the the Andover Subacute and Rehabilitation Center in Andover, N.J. The state is among those that grant temporary immunity from civil suits to nursing homes. Ted Shaffrey/AP hide caption

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All 84 residents of Magnolia Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Riverside, Calif., were evacuated from the facility in early April after 39 residents tested positive for the coronavirus. Gina Ferazzi/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images hide caption

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Discharging COVID-19 Patients To Nursing Homes Called A 'Recipe For Disaster'

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Supermarkets Make Shopping Easier For More Vulnerable Patrons

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It's Not Clear What Single-Payer Health Care Would Mean For Older Workers

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California To Officially Apologize To Japanese Americans Over Internment

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What People Throughout The Country Thought About Trump's Impeachment Acquittal

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