January 8, 2021 COVID-19 UPDATE8 January 2021
Personal Care Home Vaccine Update
We’ve been advised today that Riverview Health Centre Personal Care Home Residents
will have the opportunity to receive the first dose of the covid-19 vaccine on Thursday, January 28th. The second dose is scheduled to be administered on Thursday, February 25th.
Residents and/or Substitute Decision Makers will be contacted in the coming 2 weeks and will be provided with information about the vaccine, including risks and benefits, and asked for informed consent for the vaccine to be administered.
For further information about the vaccine, please review the following factsheets:
COVID-19 mRNA Vaccines Public Health Factsheet https://manitoba.ca/asset_library/en/covid/covid19_vaccine_factsheet.pdf
COVID-19 Vaccine Reaction Factsheet https://manitoba.ca/asset_library/en/covid/covid19_vaccine_reaction_factsheet.pdf
RHC Senior Leadership Team