How has Covid-19 pandemic impacted long term care facilities?
The COVID – 19 (Corona Virus) pandemic has affected every part of the world. World Health Organization (WHO), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and other organizations are working tirelessly together to resolve the problem. As a result of the pandemic, many people have lost their lives, especially the elderly population and those with preexisting health conditions. Nurses working in the face of the pandemic are faced with many challenges. (Please answer the following questions on this platform and submit, write in full complete sentences, check spelling and grammar). Thank you 1. How has Covid-19 impacted the elderly and their care in long-term care facilities? 2. If you had an elderly parent living in a long-term facility, will you remove or leave them at the facility? Why or Why not? 3. If you had an elderly parent living in a long term facility how would you want the nursing staff to care of him/her? 4. Do you think it will be advisable for the nursing students and other learning institutions to be allowed entry into healthcare facilities for education purposes, especially long-term care facilities in the face of the pandemic? 5. What are some of the challenges that nurses working in the long-term care facilities facing in the mist of the pandemic? 6. How has Covid-19 pandemic impacted long term care facilities?