Salli Pung, Michigan Long Term Care Ombudsman, Quoted in Bridge Magazine's: "Here's what Michigan nursing homes that escaped coronavirus did right"

Mon, 07/20/2020

In an email to Bridge, Salli Pung, Michigan’s long-term care ombudsman, said that the size of a facility, chain or non-profit ownership, previous Medicare ratings and payment sources for care did not distinguish nursing homes with COVID-19 from those without it. In other words, broadly speaking, big facilities with large Medicaid populations, 5-star ratings from Medicare and chain ownership fared roughly the same against the virus as others. Full article here.