Seniors in the Era of COVID-19

Anna Wieczorek

DOI: 10.21858/msr.34.07

Vol. no: 34

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The conclusions come to mind. Everything should be done to minimize human contact. At the same time, the economy can’t be stopped, which means that the closing of workplaces should not take place. Where, then, can and should people’s grouping be limited? Such places are undoubtedly stores, banks, post offices and offices. The most vulnerable to infection are the elderly. There are more than 9 million people over the age of 60 in Poland. If they all become ill with COVID-19, Polish health care has no chance to save them.