Some nursing homes say they can't compete for workers, as fast-food places and other retailers have raised wages.
Although the facilities are expensive, Medicaid can help with the cost.
The vaccine rollout will be a heavy lift for many homes that have been dealing with outbreaks, equipment shortages and labor challenges.
Many of the companies already work with those facilities to supply drugs and provide flu shots for residents.
With more young people in the workforce, who will take care of an aging population?
Assisted-living facilities have been billed as the better alternative to nursing homes for many elderly. But with little regulation, many patients are ending up hurt, or worse.