December 15, 2020 COVID-19 Update

15 December 2020

15 December 2020

The holiday season is just around the corner and we have been receiving many questions from families, patients and residents. Please see below for responses to these frequently asked questions:

Q:Will patients and residents be permitted to leave the facility over the holidays to gather with friendsand family?

A:​To help prevent the spread of covid-19, social leaves continue to be strongly discouraged at this time.  As per public health orders, individuals are not permitted to gather outside of their own households over the holidays.

Q:Will current visitation restrictions be lifted over the holidays?

A:​Current visitation restrictions remain in effect over the holidays.  

Q:Can I drop off a present for my family member?

A:​Absolutely!  Presents designated for a specific patient or resident may be dropped off and will be delivered to your loved one.  

Q:May I bring in or drop off food for my family member?

A:​Individually wrapped food items are permitted, however they may not be shared between patients or residents.

Q:Are gifts of food for staff permitted?

A:​To help prevent the spread of covid-19, staff are not able to gather together to share food.  Individually wrapped items for staff members are permitted and appreciated.  Thank you.

Covid-19 Updates

We are pleased to report our covid-19 status remains stable on our PCH and Hospital/Program units.  We currently have no staff, patient or resident cases.

Sincerely,
RHC Senior Leadership Team