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Risk of wildfire smoke in long-term care facilities is worse than you'd think

"An astonishing amount of smoke gets inside these facilities," said one researcher who spent the past three wildfire seasons collecting data from monitors installed in long-term care facilities.
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First COVID, then climate change: Nursing homes aren't prepared

Climate change has exposed vulnerabilities in emergency preparedness of hospitals and long-term care facilities suffering from natural disasters.
A hurricane in the middle of a pandemic: Medical facilities say they’re ready

A hurricane in the middle of a pandemic: Medical facilities say they’re ready

Hospitals say they have plans in place to protect the sick and the well from COVID-19 when Laura strikes.

Severe flooding in Southern Japan swamps nursing home
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Severe flooding in Southern Japan swamps nursing home

Officials said that at least 16 people had died as a result of the deluge and mudslides that struck the island of Kyushu overnight.
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