A paper from the CDC proposes physically isolating “high risk” individuals, including the elderly and those with serious underlying medical conditions, and it provides three levels of confinement, called the Shielding Approach. The three quarantine models include high-risk individuals remaining with their family but isolated within a separate room inside the ‘Household’, the second model is the ‘Neighborhood’ level that “swaps” out homes so that high risk persons can be isolated within a small group of households, and, finally, the ‘Camp/Sector’ level that houses up to 50 high-risk people in school or community buildings.
The CDC claims the purpose of the camps is to prevent overwhelming medical facilities and to avoid lockdowns of the general population by protecting vulnerable people. However, housing a bunch of sick people together has already proven to increase death rates, as was reported when people diagnosed with Covid-19 were moved to nursing homes among the population of vulnerable people. The timeline to terminate the program depends on sufficient hospital capacity, vaccines, and/or when the so-called pandemic subsides. -GEG……Read More