Gelila Selassie

Staff Attorney
Justice in Aging


Advanced Illness Care in Long-Term Care Facilities: Lessons from the COVID-19 Pandemic

Presented by Mairead Painter, Brian Lindberg, Mollie Gurian, Gelila Selassie at 2:10 PM on Thursday, October 29th.

The COVID-19 Pandemic has had its most tragic impact in our nation’s long-term care facilities, with disproportionate infection and death rates for both residents and staff. This crisis has also been heartbreaking for isolated residents, families desperate to see their loved ones, advocates unable to access their clients, and facility staff facing the complex challenges…