A new covid relief law is pushing for home and community based care versus nursing homes these days. The boost in funding for such options is a warm welcome to those in the caretaking field. Home care puts people at a lower risk of infection and death and also increases quality of life. With new funding options, states are hoping to see a shift to more at home care and less over crowding in assisted living facilities.

RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR – COVID-19 law sparks dialogue on nursing home alternatives