March 12, 2021 COVID-19 Update12 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 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.
We are now entering a third phase of vaccinations, which involves immunizing newly admitted Residents and completing doses for Residents who were ill or hospitalized during previous rounds. In addition, we will beimmunizing patients from our hospital units that are waiting to move to a Personal Care Home or who meet the provincial age requirement. Our third vaccination date has been set for March 18th.
There have been no new reported staff or patient COVIDcases on our program/hospital side of Riverview Health Centre. We continue to closely monitor our patients, and will test for COVID-19 should anyone develop symptoms.
Regular updates will continue to be provided on this web page and through our COVID-19 phone line. If you have questions specific to your loved one’s health condition, please contact the nursing staff on the unit.
RHC Senior Leadership Team