At least 98 nursing homes had staff COVID vaccination rates under 96% six days after the vaccination mandate deadline.
Providers attributed workers’ reluctance to a variety of issues, from concerns about fertility to uncertainty about the side effects.
Fifty-three residents will be relocated beginning this week.
The Three Rivers nursing home failed to ensure proper cohorting of residents, along with other infection control lapses.
One outstanding question in the nursing home outbreak is whether workers tested for COVID-19 were properly notified of their results.
One person has died and 13 residents at Three Rivers Nursing Home are infected with the virus.