Nearly half of Mecklenburg’s COVID-19 deaths are connected to long-term care facilities

Nearly half of Mecklenburg’s COVID-19 deaths are connected to long-term care facilities
April 30, 2020
The Charlotte Observer

Summary: Recent coverage in the Charlotte Observer highlights the risk coronavirus is posing for long-term care facilities. Through April, a dozen long-term care facilities have had outbreaks of coronavirus and nearly half of all coronavirus related deaths in Mecklenburg County were connected to long-term care facilities.