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As the long-term care industry shifts, COVID-19 shortchanges NC’s frontline workers

By Thomas Goldsmith The long-term care landscape in North Carolina was already in flux when the COVID-19 pandemic landed in 2020 — direct care workers faced 10 years of stagnant wages, nursing homes had waning numbers of residents, and the call for in-home aides had dramatically increased. Ongoing trends among residents, care workers and the […]