COMMUNITY HEALTH UPDATE
Covid-19/Coronavirus

December 22, 2020

 

During our surveillance testing conducted today, two team members tested positive for COVID-19. The team members immediately left the building and will remain in quarantine until the Health Department approves their return. All residents and team members who had close contact with these individuals have been contacted.

 

Surveillance testing of all residents in Hearthstone assisted living, MyTapestry memory care and the Healthcare center will be conducted today and we will communicate those results as we receive them.

 

Following the guidance of the Illinois Department of Public Health, the Healthcare Center, Hearthstone assisted living and MyTapestry memory care are operating in Phase 1 operations.

 

This includes the precautions listed below:

  • Communal Dining for these areas is suspended during Phase 1 operations. Communal Dining will resume when we progress to Phase 2.

  • Group activities for these areas is suspended during Phase 1 operations. Group activities will resume when we progress to Phase 2.

  • Indoor visits for residents in these areas are suspended. Outdoor visits may continue and Luther Oaks will make virtual visits available during Phase 1 operations. Indoor visits will resume when we progress to Phase 2.

  • Salon services are suspended for residents in these areas. Salon services will resume when we progress to Phase 2.

  • Trips off campus are suspended for residents in these areas. Trips off campus will resume when we progress to Phase 3.

 

We must remain in Phase 1 operations until we meet all criteria to progress to the next phase. At that time, we can progress into Phase 2. Once an additional 14 days without a positive COVID-19 test has elapsed, we can progress into Phase 3. Details of the reopening phases.

 

We know, especially during these trying times, these restrictions are going to be incredibly difficult for everyone. We do appreciate your partnership in helping Luther Oaks to vigilantly navigate the challenges of COVID-19. Thank you so much for your continued prayers, support and understanding.

December 20, 2020

 

Yesterday, one team member who’s role does not include direct patient care tested positive for COVID-19. The team member immediately left the community and will remain in quarantine until the Health Department approves their return. All residents and team members who had close contact with these individuals have been contacted.

December 18, 2020

 

Today, one team member who’s role does not include direct patient care tested positive for COVID-19. The team member had been in quarantine due to a confirmed close contact. The team member will remain in quarantine until the Health Department approves their return. All residents and team members who had close contact with these individuals have been contacted.

 

On Tuesday, surveillance testing of all residents in Hearthstone assisted living, MyTapestry memory care and the Healthcare center will be conducted tomorrow. All tests were negative.

December 14, 2020

 

During our surveillance testing conducted today, five team members tested positive for COVID-19. These team members immediately left the building and will remain in quarantine until the Health Department approves their return. All residents and team members who had close contact with these individuals have been contacted.

 

Surveillance testing of all residents in Hearthstone assisted living, MyTapestry memory care and the Healthcare center will be conducted tomorrow and we will communicate those results as we receive them.

December 4, 2020

 

We received the results of the surveillance testing of all residents in Hearthstone assisted living, MyTapestry memory care and the Healthcare center. Two additional residents in Hearthstone assisted living tested positive for COVID-19. The residents have been placed on respiratory isolation protocols. The families of the residents were contacted directly to notify them.

November 24, 2020

 

During our surveillance testing conducted yesterday, one team member whose role does not include direct care of residents tested positive for COVID-19. The team member immediately left the building and will remain in quarantine until the Health Department approves their return. All residents and team members who had close contact with this individual have been contacted.

 

Surveillance testing of all residents in Hearthstone assisted living, MyTapestry memory care and the Healthcare center will be conducted today and we will communicate those results as we receive them. 

November 17, 2020

 

During our surveillance testing conducted yesterday, a team member whose role does not include direct care of residents tested positive for COVID-19. The team member immediately left the building and will remain in quarantine until the Health Department approves their return. All residents and team members who had close contact with this individual have been contacted.

 

Surveillance testing of all residents in Hearthstone assisted living, MyTapestry memory care and the Healthcare center was completed this morning and no new cases of COVID-19 were identified in those results.

November 15, 2020

 

Yesterday, one resident in Hearthstone assisted living tested positive for COVID-19. The resident developed mild COVID-like symptoms and Luther Oaks team member immediately conducted a rapid onsite test which returned positive. The resident was placed on respiratory isolation protocols. The family of the resident was contacted directly to notify them.

November 13, 2020

 

Today, two residents in Hearthstone assisted living tested positive for COVID-19 from our surveillance testing of all residents in our clinical care areas. They were immediately placed on respiratory isolation protocols. The families of these residents have been contacted directly to notify them. All other residents’ tests were negative.

November 11, 2020

 

Yesterday, a team member whose role did not include direct care of residents tested positive for COVID-19. The team member immediately left the building and will remain in quarantine until the Health Department approves their return. All residents and team members who had close contact with this individual have been contacted.

November 4, 2020

 

Yesterday, a team member whose role did not include direct care of residents tested positive for COVID-19. The team member immediately left the building and will remain in quarantine until the Health Department approves their return. All residents and team members who had close contact with this individual have been contacted.

November 2, 2020

 

Today, a team member who provided direct care in Hearthstone assisted living and MyTapestry memory care tested positive for COVID-19. The team member immediately left the building and will remain in quarantine until the Health Department approves their return.

 

Because of this, Hearthstone assisted living and MyTapestry memory care will revert to Phase 1 operations effective immediately. We are continuing with weekly testing of all residents and associates. Our next round of resident tests will be conducted on Tuesday, November 3.

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