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The Pines LTC Still In Outbreak Status

Posted: 2020-10-02 07:19:23 By: thebay

The District says that following the two positive staff cases confirmed last week, the Pines Long Term Care remains in outbreak status and all resident visits remain suspended.

Based on the recommendation from Public Health, all residents in the home have been re-tested.  Scheduled bi-weekly testing of all staff will continues next week to support early detection of any spread of the COVID-19 virus in the home

The District says 149 resident were tested and 145 results have come back - all negative for COVID-19. 

Test results for four residents remain outstanding.

Testing of all staff will take place next week as scheduled


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