PENNSYLVANIA HAS HIGHEST NUMBER OF NURSING HOME DEATHS

New data shows Pennsylvania has the highest number of COVID deaths for U.S. nursing homes.  The data is coming from a new tool for tracking COVID statistics in U.S. nursing homes released by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.  The data is compiled from what nursing facilities submit to the CDC’s systems.  As of August 8th, Pennsylvania ranks the highest for a total ten-thousand-128 COVID-related deaths.