COVID-19

Ways Seniors Can Stay Active During COVID-19 Social Distancing

The coronavirus pandemic has turned life upside down for just about everyone, preventing people throughout the world from working, socializing, and performing everyday activities. Older adults — at a higher risk of serious complications from COVID-19 —are more likely to restrict their activities significantly to reduce their chances of contracting coronavirus.

Ways Seniors Can Stay Active During COVID-19 Social Distancing2020-08-04T12:09:15+00:00

Caring For The Elderly During COVID-19

When it comes to COVID-19, the disease caused by the new coronavirus, older people are especially vulnerable to severe illness. Research is showing that adults 60 and older, especially those with preexisting medical conditions, especially heart disease, lung disease, diabetes or cancer are more likely to have severe — even deadly — coronavirus infection than other age groups.

Caring For The Elderly During COVID-192020-04-19T02:53:05+00:00

Should Everyone Over 60 Take The Same Coronavirus Precautions?

Are precautions of the sort the CDC has endorsed really necessary, even in areas where the new coronavirus doesn’t yet appear to be circulating widely? What about disease-free adults in their 60s and 70s? Do they need to worry about going to a restaurant or a friend’s house for dinner? Are all outside activities ill-advised?

Should Everyone Over 60 Take The Same Coronavirus Precautions?2020-03-25T15:16:07+00:00

Your Senior Loved One and the Coronavirus

The novel coronavirus can infect anyone, but it's older adults — ages 60 and up — who are more likely to get seriously sick from it. Some tips are applicable to every generation, but there are specific precautions older adults should take to protect their health. We spoke to two geriatricians and pulled guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to assemble what people 60 and up need to know about the novel coronavirus.

Your Senior Loved One and the Coronavirus2020-03-16T01:01:27+00:00

An Important Update About the Coronavirus

Effective immediately, we have implemented visitor policies as directed by Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf and the Pennsylvania Department of Health for all our nursing facilities.

An Important Update About the Coronavirus2020-08-11T18:26:34+00:00