Tag: deaths

CHAOS: Federal auditor blasts New Jersey’s oversight of long-term care residents’ Medicaid benefits

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A scathing new report by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’s Office of Inspector General concludes that New Jersey’s oversight of long-term care facilities has been worse than previously reported. According to the report released Read More

Booker blames “training,” lack of equipment for nursing home COVID-19 carnage?

By Matt Rooney _ The “woman who needs no introduction” – Murphy’s Health Comissioner Judith Persichilli – put long-term care facilities in a bind, Save Jerseyans. She directed them to admit residents regardless of whether they were COVID-19 positive, a Read More

A DEADLY DECISION? N.J. ordered long-term care facilities to take COVID-19 residents

TRENTON, N.J. – Roughly half of New Jersey’s reported COVID-19 deaths have occured in long-term facilities. The death toll stood at 4,691 as of Friday.  The situation is made even more alarming now that a March 31, 2020 letter has Read More

7 reasons social distancing is a failed policy | Spadea

By Bill Spadea This post originally appeared at NJ 101.5 _ It’s comforting for many New Jerseyans to think that keeping your distance from other humans will somehow keep you safe from deadly disease and infections. The problem of course with Read More

South Jersey accounts for only 3% of the state’s total COVID-19 deaths

By Matt Rooney _ North and South Jersey has long been separated by media markets, culture, demographics, and of course sports teams. Now there’s a new point of contrast: severity of the COVID-19 epidemic. – Everyone draws the dividing line Read More

10 inconvenient gun facts that will amaze, annoy your Leftist friends

By Matt Rooney _ Let’s get this out of the way: when a gunman attacks a school or group of shoppers, and it happens several times over the course of several years, it’s a problem worth taking seriously. No doubt Read More