Outbreak Update

OUTBREAK DECLARED APRIL 11, 2014 IN THE WALNUT GROVE, BIRCHDALE AND MAPLE RIDGE RESIDENT HOME AREAS

VISITING RESTRICTIONS WILL BE ENFORCED.

   One visit per day per resident

-  Please wash hands before & after your visit

-  Please remain in room during visit, do not socialize with other residents.

-Leave the building immediately after visit, do not visit other residents prior to leaving.

While this does not apply to other neighbourhoods at this time, please do not visit if you are feeling unwell.

Thank you for your cooperation and assistance in helping control the spread of infectious illness.

If visitors, friends or family members are experiencing ANY one or more respiratory symptoms (cough, sore throat, chills, fever, headache, fatigue, runny nose, nasal congestion, body aches), please do not visit the Terrace until your illness is resolved (5 to 7 days). 

Proper handwashing can aid in the prevention of illness. Together we can protect our residents.

For further information about respiratory and gastric outbreak, you can contact Wellington Dufferin Public Health at 519.846.2715 or 1.800.265.7293 x 4161.

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