Update to April 4, 2020 Message

April 5, 2020

The following is an update to our message from April 4, 2020 regarding three employees who tested positive for COVID-19. These employees work at the at the following locations:

  • Arborstone Enhanced Care, a licensed long-term care home in Halifax, N.S.;
  • Harris Hall, a private retirement living residence in Dartmouth, N.S.; and
  • Jubilee Hall/Concorde Hall, a private retirement living residence in Quispamsis, N.B.

Public Health continues to be involved and provide direction, including testing for residents and employees. To date, we have not been notified of any additional positive results.

Additionally, in consultation with our internal Infection Prevention and Control Specialist and our occupational health team, we have implemented an internal contact tracing and risk assessment protocol. Where results of our risk assessment indicate, we implement additional infection control precautions and monitoring measures, above and beyond those required by Public Health, in order to further protect our residents and employees. We continue to engage with Public Health throughout this process.

For information about our pandemic response, please visit our COVID-19 Update page, call our information line or send us an email. Contact information is below.

Each location also has its own regular community updates. Please contact that location directly to receive these updates or more information about any matter.

For organizational updates and questions about our pandemic response:

Information line: 1-877-541-0835
Email: ipac@shannex.com


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