November 26, 2021 COVID-19 Update

26 November 2021

November 26, 2021 Dear Families, UpdatesA gastrointestinal (GI) outbreak has been declared on one of our PCH units, CD3, today. Active laboratory testing is underway. Outbreak measures are in place and include:• Symptomatic residents are on enhanced isolation until COVID-19 is ruled out• Increased cleaning of high-touch surfaces on unit• Group activities cancelled• Limit Resident…
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November 18th, 2021 COVID-19 Update

18 November 2021

November 18, 2021 Dear Families, UpdatesWe continue to have no cases of COVID-19 in our residents/patients or staff. The numbers of cases have been continuing to grow in Manitoba, so we all must remain vigilant with hand hygiene, maintaining physical distancing, wearing PPE as provided, & staying away when even slightly ill.We have met with…
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November 8, 2021 COVID-19 Update

8 November 2021

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November 4th 2021, Update COVID-19

5 November 2021

November 4, 2021Dear Families, Updates Mandatory Vaccination for Designated Family Caregivers (DFC for residents of the personal care home): We received direction today from the Provincial Pandemic Operations Table that DFC will be required to be fully vaccinated to spend time in the resident’s room. This new directive will go into effect November 15th. You…
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October 21, 2021 COVID-19 Update

21 October 2021

October 21, 2021 Dear Families, Updates Third (Booster) Dose vaccination: the vaccine clinics are occurring this week and Mon for all residents, as well as for all patients who are immune compromised. Flu Vaccine: The flu vaccine has been administered for all those who consented. Flu vaccine clinics for staff will be held on-site over…
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October 4, 2021 COVID-19 Update

5 October 2021

October 4, 2021 Dear Families, Updates Third (Booster) Dose vaccination or 3rd Dose for those who are immune compromised: will occur at the COVID-19 vaccine clinics on Oct. 13th or the week of Oct. 18th.  (Planning for the flu vaccine is underway). Visiting:  In order to increase efficiencies at the screening station at the front…
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September 23, 2021 COVID-19 Update

24 September 2021

September 23, 2021 Dear Families, Updates Third (Booster) Dose vaccination: 3rd dose vaccination is now going to be made available to all residents in PCH.  While there is no local evidence that the two doses do not provide adequate coverage, there is some evidence across the globe of some breakthrough cases in older adults due to an overall reduced immune response as we age.  This…
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September 16, 2021 COVID-19 Update

17 September 2021

September 16, 2021 Dear Families, Updates Mandatory vaccination: we are in the process of having our staff voluntarily declare their vaccine status in preparation for ensuring that we are compliant with having all staff fullyvaccinated by the end of October. For those staff who cannot be vaccinated, they will be required to be tested at minimum three times per week and…
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