IDPH recommends all long term care facilities have all staff wear facemasks when they are in the facility. This is called a “universal-masking policy”. We are putting this into effect in all of our facilities/communities as an added measure for infection prevention. We are educating our staff on best practices.
In response to the World Health Organization declaring COVID-19 as a pandemic global outbreak, effective immediately there will be
NO VISITORS ALLOWED
This restriction will be effective today until further notice. Our first priority is the safety and well-being of the residents/patients we serve who can be the most vulnerable to acquiring this virus.
We realize and understand the importance of support and encouragement from family and friends during the healing process, so we encourage you to reach out to your loved ones via phone, Skype, FaceTime, etc. All staff members and essential personnel will be screened prior to the start of their shift or upon entry to the building. Any staff member or essential personnel who has a temperature or displays signs or symptoms will not be allowed to work or enter the premises.
Thank you for your understanding during this time.
Please read an important message from our CEO:
To our Residents, Families, Employees, and Community Members:
During this period of heightened awareness regarding the spread of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), we want to keep you informed… Read more