2 charged over handling of virus outbreak at Massachusetts veterans home


Former leaders of the state run holyoke soldiers home in Massachusetts are now facing criminal charges over a corona virus outbreak that killed dozens of veterans on March Twenty, seven, th then Superintendent Bennett Walsh and medical director. David Clinton decided to consolidate to dementia units at Holyoke soldiers home putting symptomatic residents including some who were confirmed covid positive within feet of ace symptomatic residents resulting outbreak killed at least seventy six veterans. Reckless actions weren't criminal charges against Bennett. Walsh and David Clinton Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey called this the first criminal case in the country against nursing home operators related to the pandemic Aaron Katersky ABC News New

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