Our home remains in a COVID-19 outbreak. Affected Units- Casa Bratty, Casa Ciccolini, Casa Guglietti and Casa Melatti. Affected residents and close contacts remain on isolation under contact/droplet precautions. Please speak to unit charge nurse if you have questions regarding your loved one’s isolation, testing or test results. We will be testing residents and staff as per risk assessment and YRPH recommendations. We are continuing to work closely and collaboratively with York Region Public Health in managing this outbreak and will provide updates as they become available to us.
As of September 6, 2022, at 3:00 PM
Active Cases – 5
Active Cases – 12
Casa Bratty, Casa Ciccolini, Casa Melatti and residents under isolation:
Essential visitors are permitted, only (1) essential caregiver may visit at a time
General visitors are not permitted
The following IPAC measures are in place:
Increased cleaning of high-touch surfaces such as handrails and furniture in all areas
Close monitoring of all residents for symptoms of COVID-19, including taking temperatures and completing active screening
Active screening of all staff and visitors
Cohorting of staff
Physical distancing is maintained in all areas of the home
Enhanced hand hygiene
Enhanced surveillance testing of staff and visitors
Please remain vigilant and practice the following measures to minimize the spread of the virus:
Stay 6 feet apart from others
Wear a mask
Stay home and self-isolate if you are sick
Clean surfaces and your hands often
Avoid touching your face
Pay attention to and sanitize surfaces while shopping or using a gas station
Open windows to increase airflow and ventilation
DO NOT come to the Home if you are experiencing any symptoms of COVID-19
Adhere to all home’s Policies, Government of Ontario and Public Health Directives
Get vaccinated against COVID-19, schedule your booster shot
If you haven’t done so already, book your COVID-19 vaccination or booster shot.
Our ongoing commitment to you continues that will be meeting and working with York Region Public Health to ensure we are doing all we can to keep our residents, staff and visitors safe; as information becomes available, we will continue to be transparent with our communication.
This communication update replaces Tuesday update for this week. Next update will be issued on Friday.