Shalom Gardens: Outbreak Free
Lakeview (4th flr) – Unknown Respiratory Outbreak
Mapleview (1st flr) – COVID-19
Visitors continue to be permitted. Visitors of those in isolation must where appropriate PPE as identified on the signage outside the residents door.
General Visitor Protocols
- All visitors must sign in & out using the Visitors Logbooks.
- We ask that you limit visits to two family members at this time and that young children avoid visiting until the outbreak is over
- Please only visit one home area per visit to Shalom during this time of outbreak
- Please do not enter our Home if you have symptoms of a contagious illness. (Cold/Flu/COVID-19, etc.)
- We ask that visitors do not arrive between 1:30pm to 2:15pm to allow afternoon staff a place to park before morning staff leave for the day.
Below are some frequently asked questions. Exceptions can always be made in end of life circumstances, If you require any further information please contact the Director of Resident Care by emailing email@example.com
What do I do if I have tested positive for COVID-19? Do not come to the home for 10 days from your first symptom.
What do I do if I have been exposed to someone with COVID-19? Do not come to the home for 10 days following your last contact with a COVID positive person.
*It is crucial for visitors to notify us if they test positive or develop symptoms within 48 hours of a visit to the home. A staff member can be reached 24 hours a day by contacting extension 1413 (Manor) or extension 1415 (Gardens).
The fall season is upon us and we are seeing an increase number of respiratory illnesses
Please, be diligent in your hand washing and the use of hand sanitizer available on the walls throughout the Home.
YOU HAVE THE POWER
You have the power to prevent an outbreak at Shalom.
You have the power to prevent restricted programming
You have the power to prevent cancelation of group activates.
You have the power to prevent isolating of residents
Do not visit if you are feeling unwell.
Wash / sanitize your hands often.
It’s all up to you.
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