Caring for Older Adults During COVID-19
Understanding COVID-19 Webinar Series: When it comes to COVID-19, older people are especially vulnerable. Research shows that adults 60 and older, especially those with preexisting medical conditions, are more likely to have severe infection than other age groups. If you’re caring for an older loved one, you might be worried. Dr. Daniel Cardenal Castro, medical director of Birch Patrick Skilled Nursing Facility at Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center, shares what you need to know to keep older adults safer, and what to do if they do become infected with COVID-19.