In Texas, 47% of the state's COVID-19 deaths have been tied to skilled nursing and assisted living facilities. Medics across the state are testing more than 250,000 residents, as well as staff, as part of a massive intervention to stop the spread.
The covid-19 pandemic has magnified many existing problems like America's racial health gap and the divide in how the rich and poor can (or can't) work from home. Same deal with nursing homes. It's exacerbated the problems they already had.