New York Repeals Nursing Home Immunity; Further Protects Seniors from Nursing Home Abuse

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has signed into law a bill that revokes nursing home liability immunity. This repeal comes after more than 15,000 residents and staff of New York State’s nursing homes, assisted living and other long-term care facilities have died of Covid-19. This legislation is a silent recognition of prior missteps taken by New York’s lawmakers. In a knee jerk reaction to the

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