Anderson Nursing Home Deaths Rise to 24
Twenty-four residents have died at an assisted living facility in Anderson, Indiana State Health Commissioner Kristina Box announced Friday — up from 11 residents just four days ago.
Box, speaking at the state’s daily press conference, said 16 of the Bethany Pointe Health Campus residents who died tested positive for COVID-19. The other eight who died showed the same symptoms.
Box announced April 6th, that 11 residents had died and more than 20 people at the facility had tested positive, including three employees.
The facility is owned by Louisville-based Trilogy Health Services. Box said the state was continuing to expand health care strike teams to test and treat residents at senior living facilities throughout Indiana.