Sumary of Coronavirus outbreak at Missouri nursing home kills 20: report:
- An outbreak of the novel coronavirus at a nursing home in Missouri has claimed the lives of 20 residents, according to a local report..
- Over the past six weeks, the virus has ravaged John Knox Village Care Center in Lee Summit, infecting 156 residents and staff to date..
- Most of the deaths occurred over that time period, Rodney McBride, vice president of community and health services for the facility, told local news outlet KSN, adding that there are 253 beds at the home..
- (iStock) The nursing home has been inspected multiple times since the pandemic began, all showing that the nursing home is in compliance with COVID-19 policies mandated by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the outlet reported….