CANAAN – Seven weeks after a vaccinated staff member first tested positive for COVID-19 at a Connecticut nursing home, eight residents of the home have died and dozens of residents and staff were infected.
The rapid outbreak at home, where the vast majority of those who caught the disease were vaccinated, recalled earlier outbreaks in nursing homes across the state, when deaths in nursing homes due to the disease often accounted for the majority of reported deaths in the state. .
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