Mary Madison, RN, RAC-CT, CDP
Clinical Consultant – Briggs Healthcare
CMS has posted nursing home data for week ending May 16, 2021.
Resident deaths increased 176 from the week ending May 9 with staff deaths increasing 18 from that week as well.
CDC’s COVID-19 Data Tracker reports another slight increase in the percentage of adults with at least 1 vaccination completed. Last week it was 60.5% so there’s a 1.5% increase.
Also, a slight increase in LTC residents and staff vaccinations:
NHSN’s Nursing Home Covid-19 Data Dashboard shows the following as of early morning May 24, 2021:
If you’d like to compare this week’s data to last week’s, check out my blog from last week.