April 9, 2021 COVID-19 Update

9 April 2021

9 April 2021 Personal Care Home Update We are pleased to report there have been no new positive COVID-19 staff cases announced over the past week.  To date, we have had no RHC residents test positive for COVID-19.   We continue to closely monitor our residents, and will test for COVID-19 should anyone develop symptoms.  Pending no new staff or resident cases, our PCH Outbreak will be declared over next week. Program/Hospital UpdateThere have been no new reported staff or patient COVIDcases on our program/hospital side of Riverview Health Centre.  We continue to…
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April 1, 2021 COVID-19 Update

1 April 2021

1 April 2021 Personal Care Home Update We are pleased to report there have been no new positive COVID-19 staff cases announced over the past week.  To date, we have had no RHC residents test positive for COVID-19.   We continue to closely monitor our residents, and will test for COVID-19 should anyone develop symptoms.   Pending…
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March 26, 2021 COVID-19 Update

26 March 2021

26 March 2021 Personal Care Home Update We are pleased to report our covid-19 status has remained stable on our Personal Care Home units at Riverview Health Centre. Our PCH remains in an “outbreak” given the one positive staff case reported last week.  We  continue to actively screen all RHC employees at the start of each shift.  All Residents are being closely monitored for symptoms of covid-19.  Nurses are continuing to…
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March 19, 2021 COVID-19 Update

19 March 2021

March 19, 2021 We have been made aware today that one health care worker at Riverview Health Centre within our Personal Care Home Program has tested positive for COVID-19.    Public Health, Occupational Health, and Infection Prevention and Control are working together to investigate this case, and follow up on any identified close contacts. At this time, there is no evidence of any exposure and therefore we anticipate the…
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March 12, 2021 COVID-19 Update

12 March 2021

12 March 2021 Personal Care Home Update We are pleased to report there have been no new positive COVID-19 staff cases announced over the past week.  To date, we have had no RHC residents test positive for COVID-19.   We continue to closely monitor our residents, and will test for COVID-19 should anyone develop symptoms.   Hairdressing Services Hairdressing services will resume the week of March 15th.  Additional Infection Control measures have been put into place to ensure this is a safe experience for our Residents. Vaccine News…
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March 9, 2021 COVID-19 Update

9 March 2021

9 March 2021 Personal Care Home Update We are pleased to report that our PCH “outbreak” status has been resolved, effective March 8th.  We would like to acknowledge the diligence of our PCH teams in ensuring there was no staff or resident spread from the single positive staff case identified in February. We are pleased to report there have been no new positive COVID-19 staff cases announced over the past week.  To date, we have…
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March, 5 2021 COVID-19 Update

5 March 2021

5 March 2021 Personal Care Home Update We are pleased to report there have been no new positive COVID-19 staff cases announced over the past week.  To date, we have had no RHC residents test positive for COVID-19.   We continue to closely monitor our residents, and will test for COVID-19 should anyone develop symptoms.   …
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February 26, 2021 COVID-19 Update

26 February 2021

26 February 2021 Personal Care Home Update We are pleased to report there have been no new positive COVID-19 staff cases announced over the past week.  To date, we have had no RHC residents test positive for COVID-19.   We continue to closely monitor our residents, and will test for COVID-19 should anyone develop symptoms.   Due to the positive staff case identified mid-February, RHC will remain listed as a facility with an “outbreak” per the WRHA Long Term Care/Shared Health criteria until March 8th.  Personal Care Home Social Visits…
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