“They do it for liability reasons.”

Excellent NPR story on one Midwestern COVID-10 riddled nursing home chain, including a close look at their financials. Yes, they under-staff to increase return on investment and, yes, they incorporate each facility separately to make sure there is little to fight over if a legal claim is brought over the fallout from the under-staffing and to make them attractive applicants for pandemic financial assistance from the government.

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