Predictors of COVID Mortality in LTC Residents

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Long-term care residents are at greater risk for mortality after COVID-19 infection, according to a new study that examined a broad range of predictors of 30-day mortality. Of particular concern are those individuals with reduced functional status, comorbidities, and abnormalities on routine laboratory tests.

Download this tip sheet on the key predictors to recognize those residents at highest risk and help facilitate appropriate preventive measures.