One Resident Tests Positive At The Pines

Posted: 2020-09-03 07:20:36 By: thebay

In follow up to a positive test for COVID-19 involving a staff member at The Pines Long Term Care, The District of Muskoka is advising that testing of all residents was completed on Tuesday, while staff testing was done yesterday.  

The District has received the results of nearly all of the resident testing and one resident has tested positive, however the remainder of all residents living in this home area of the Pines have tested negative.

Both the Staff and Resident have mild symptoms at this time.  The resident has been moved to an isolation area to recover, while the staff member continues to recover at home with mild symptoms over a 14-day isolation period.

The resident’s family has been contacted by the home’s medical director.