COVID-19 case and fatality rates are higher for people with IDD who are living in Skilled Nursing Facilities compared with those living in other types of facilities or those living in individual residences or their family home.
COVID-19, Coronavirus, Intellectual disability, developmental disability, residential homes
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Wong, Ashlyn W.W.A. and Landes, Scott D., "COVID-19 Risk for Individuals with Intellectual and/or Developmental Disabilities Varies by Type of Residential Setting" (2021). Lerner Center for Public Health Promotion: Population Health Research Brief Series. 111.
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