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“Spending a few minutes outdoors in our parking lot for fresh air.”

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By Penny Shaw

Braintree, MA
United States

I am a nursing home resident and a state (Massachusetts) and national nursing home advocate.

I am really bored having to stay in my facility or spending a few minutes outdoors in our parking lot for fresh air.

I am well-connected and educated about developments in the coronavirus pandemic. Most importantly, I am fearful because I read that 40 percent of those dying from the virus come from long-term care facilities.

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