PBS NewsHour

How this Maryland nursing home has remained free of COVID-19

Clip: 07/09/2020 | 7m 4s Video has closed captioning.

Of the nation’s roughly 130,000 coronavirus deaths, more than 40,000 have occurred in nursing homes. But one facility in Maryland has had zero COVID-19 cases so far -- despite serving one of the most at-risk populations. Rev. Derrick DeWitt, director of the Maryland Baptist Aged Home, joins Amna Nawaz to discuss his facility’s proactive approach, systemic racism and a lack of federal leadership.

Aired: 07/09/20

Rating: NR

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