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Articles by Nicole L. Kroll, PhD, APRN, ANP-C, FNP-BC

COVID-19 and the golden years

Kroll, Nicole L.; Sanchez-Jones, Tamika; Atchley, Megan Danielle; More

The Nurse Practitioner. 46(6):37-42, June 2021.

The impact of COVID-19 on older adults may not be readily apparent. Personal protective and social distancing measures can reduce activity levels, increase feelings of isolation and loss, and result in lapsed medical care. NPs must recognize detrimental impacts on overall health and wellness and assist older adults in overcoming them.