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COVID Outcomes in D.C. Nursing Homes Better than National Average

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Report Description: 
The purpose of this audit was to compare D.C. nursing homes to surrounding jurisdictions and national rates to summarize how D.C. nursing homes responded to the COVID-19 pandemic. When compared to the national average, D.C. nursing homes experienced lower resident case and death rates in the late summer and early fall of 2020 relative to the national average during that same time. D.C. also experienced lower staff case rates than the national average prior to the Alpha wave and similar staff case rates after the Alpha wave.
Date Issued: 
Wednesday, June 28, 2023
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Submitting OIG-Specific Report Number: 
Washington, DC
United States
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