Posted on Friday, November 05, 2021 08:26 AM
As a result of two confirmed staff cases of COVID-19 that were reported last weekend, all residents and staff completed COVID-19 testing at the beginning of this week. We are pleased to confirm that there are no new positive cases to report. Full testing of all residents will be completed again on Monday, November 8, 2021, and daily rapid testing of all staff or essential caregivers entering the Home will continue until further notice.
Under guidance from Public Health, the Home remains...
Posted on Tuesday, November 02, 2021 08:35 AM
The Fairvern Community Information Session scheduled to take place this week has been rescheduled to Thursday, November 18, 2021. The session has been postponed so that all available District efforts and resources can be focused on supporting residents and staff at the Pines Long-Term Care Home, which has been placed in outbreak status by Public Health. See the full community update about the Pines here: https://www.muskoka.on.ca/en/news/community-update-progress-after-staff-test-positive-for-covid-at-the-pines-ltc-home.aspx
Posted on Tuesday, November 02, 2021 07:14 AM
Following two confirmed staff cases of COVID-19 at the Pines Long-Term Care Home over the weekend, the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit (SMDHU) placed the Home in outbreak status and has ordered more than 65 residents to isolate for 14 consecutive days in their rooms. At this time, general visiting remains suspended, and only staff, essential caregivers, and essential visitors may enter the Home.
All efforts and available resources at the District are being directed to supporting residents...
Posted on Monday, November 01, 2021 08:36 AM
Effective November 1, 2021 for the following in-person court services are now available by appointment only:
Please call (705) 645-1231 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to book an appointment.
Non-contact services continue to be available for the following services:
Posted on Saturday, October 30, 2021 08:56 AM
Two staff members working at the Pines Long-Term Care Home have tested positive for COVID-19. Both staff are symptomatic and are isolating. As two staff members have tested positive, the Home has now been placed in outbreak status by Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit (SMDHU).
The first staff member received positive test results yesterday, October 29, 2021 and heightened measures were immediately put in place as advised by Public Health. A second staff member...