Florida lifting ban on nursing home visits

The task force recommended that no more than two family members, wearing protective gear including masks, be allowed to visit residents at a time. Facilities would also need to go 14 days without any new cases of COVID-19 among staff or residents to allow the visits


Florida will lift a ban on nursing home visits that had been in place since March to mitigate the spread of the coronavirus, Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) said Tuesday. DeSantis …