Staff At The Pines Tests Positive
The District of Muskoka is reporting that a staff member working at the Pines Long-Term Care Home has tested positive for COVID-19. The District says the staff member is symptomatic and self-isolating at home.
Further, the area where the staff member worked has been declared in outbreak status, and as an added precaution, residents that this staff member was in contact with, have been placed in isolation.
The District says testing of all residents in the home area will take place today.
Meanwhile the District says vaccinations at the long term care home could begin this week.