The older adult veteran population is at high risk of contracting COVID-19. New York State’s veterans are concentrated in geographic areas with rapidly increasing COVID-19 case counts. As the virus continues to spread, the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) must prepare to provide coronavirus treatments to older adult veterans in NYS.
COVID-19, Coronavirus, older adults, veterans, Spatial distribution
Gerontology | Military and Veterans Studies
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Brennan Nanni, Mariah and Helander, Mary, "COVID-19 is a Major Risk to New York State’s Older Veterans" (2020). Lerner Center for Public Health Promotion: Population Health Research Brief Series. 63.
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