Michigan Sen. Peter Lucido seeks investigation into placing COVID-19 patients at nursing homes
LANSING, Mich. Republican Sen. Peter J. Lucido on Monday called for an investigation into Gov. READ MORE: Michigans policy of housing COVID-19 nursing home patients with uninfected patients comes under scrutinyNursing homes are not hospitals, and no one expects them to be. Theyre not equipped or prepared to handle the type of work or administer the type of care that hospitals provide. Yet, somehow, knowing this, someone decided that people sick with COVID-19 should be sent into nursing homes and kept there. It was completely illogical and further threatened the health of already vulnerable people residing at nursing home facilities as well as their caregivers.