December 7, 2020 COVID-19 Update

7 December 2020

7 December 2020

Personal Care Home Update

We are pleased to report our covid-19 status remains stable on our PCH units at Riverview Health Centre.  We have had no new staff or any Resident cases announced.

We continue to closely monitor all of our residents for their overall wellbeing and for symptoms of covid-19.  We are testing any residents that develop symptoms.  Should your loved one’s condition change and they require testing, you will be notified immediately.  To date, we have had no residents test positive for covid-19.  

Effective December 5th, designated family caregiver visitation resumed on all Personal Care Home units at Riverview Health Centre. Visitors are screened for covid-19 symptoms upon arrival and must wear a non-medical/personal face mask and facility-issued eye protection for the duration of their visit.  

Program Update

There have been no new reported staff or patient cases on our program/hospital side of Riverview Health Centre.

All patients at Riverview Health Centre are monitored for symptoms of covid-19.  We will test any patients that develop symptoms.  Should your loved one’s condition change and they require testing, you will be notified immediately. 

We will continue to provide you with timely information during this difficult time.  If you have questions specific to your loved one’s health condition, please contact the nursing staff on the unit.

Thank you for your ongoing understanding and support.

Sincerely,

RHC Senior Leadership Team