Labor shortages close Kansas nursing homes

October 28, 2022

An alarming shortage of caregivers at nursing homes and other long-term care facilities is finally beginning to ease in some parts of the country. But in other regions, it’s still critical. For example, in Kansas, over half of the state’s nursing homes are experiencing a worker shortage, more than twice the national average. Rose Conlon of member station KMUW and the Kansas News Service reports.

Read the full story from Kansas Public Radio here.