Hurricanes are a big point of emphasis in the state of Florida when it comes to its citizen’s preparedness. A new government study questions the procedures that nursing homes take to get ready for natural disasters. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Blake Alderman has the story on how some heath care facilities are prepared for when disasters happen.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/FPnursinghomedisaster.mp3]
In all, about 40 percent of the approximately 2,280 inmates at the facility near Lake City are known to have been infected with COVID-19.