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The Saskatchewan Well being Authority declared outbreaks at two private care houses in Prince Albert within the final 10 days. Administration report residents and employees are doing effectively. Two individuals have examined optimistic at every of the amenities.
Angie Kopera, supervisor at River Breeze Private Care House, which had an outbreak declared Nov. 27, instructed paNOW a employees member on the facility examined optimistic on Nov. 14. All employees and residents on the ground the place the optimistic employees member labored have been examined and one resident returned a optimistic consequence. Kopera mentioned that resident continues to be asymptomatic and has one week of isolation left. In the meantime, the affected employees member has accomplished a two-week isolation interval and has been cleared to come back again to work.
Proprietor of Elite Care House in Prince Albert, Harpreet Braish mentioned two residents on the facility have examined optimistic. The outbreak there was declared by SHA on Nov. 21. Each residents are in hospital in good situation. Different residents and employees examined unfavorable, however employees who labored with the optimistic residents will proceed to isolate till Dec. 2.
Dialysis unit amongst different new instances
The Victoria Hospital’s dialysis unit was added to the outbreak checklist as of Nov. 28. paNOW contacted SHA to learn how the division and sufferers could also be impacted.
Different outbreaks added to the checklist embrace St. Alban’s Anglican Cathedral, U15 Bantam Thunder Hockey and U18 Lehner Electrical Foxes Hockey (all Nov. 27).
Outbreaks stay listed till formally declared over by an SHA Medical Well being Officer.
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