COVID-19 Updates

We know these are challenging times for you and your loved ones. Like you, our utmost concern is for the health and well-being of each of our patients and to ensure our staff is healthy and able to continue to care for patients. With that being said, we continue to take all necessary cautionary measures and are strictly adhering and implementing all CDC recommendations and guidelines. We continue to also work with local and state agencies as we fight Covid19. During this time we also recognize how important it is to keep the lines of communication open to give you peace of mind while we continue to meet the care needs of your loved ones while at our facility. As such, the facility will be providing updates of new developments as they take place on this page to keep you updated.


November 23, 2020

Recent information shows (3) facility employees tested positive for Covid-19. The workers are off from work, doing well, completing a self-quarantine isolation. Know that we continue to monitor all staff members before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of Covid-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by Public Health. Please return to this web page to get updates as they come in. Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community.

Stay safe this 2020 flu season and please practice good social distancing whenever there’s a need to go out in public.

Regards,

Management


November 20, 2020

Recent information shows (2) facility employees (both non-nursing) tested positive for Covid-19. The workers are home, doing well, completing a self-quarantine isolation. Know that we continue to monitor all staff members before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of Covid-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by Public Health. As per recent PH guidance, Briarcrest will be postponing plans for outdoor visitation by families. We will immediately be contacting families when updated guidance is received from PH. Please return to this web page to get updates as they come in. Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community.

Stay safe this 2020 flu season and please practice good social distancing whenever there’s a need to go out in public.

Regards,

Management


November 19, 2020

Through mass testing in our facility, (7) residents received a positive Covid-19 result. Two of the residents were transferred to the local hospital for safety precautions, while the remaining were transferred to our quarantine wing within the facility, isolated from the rest of the building.. Please know that we monitor all staff before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of Covid-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by Public Health (PH). As per recent PH guidance, Briarcrest will be postponing plans for outdoor visitation by families. We will immediately be contacting families when updated guidance is received from PH.

Please return to this web page to get updates as they come in. Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community.

Stay safe this 2020 flu season and please practice good social distancing whenever there’s a need to go out in public.

Regards,

Management


November 17, 2020

Through continual testing, (1) employee received a positive Covid-19 result. The employee is at home for self-quarantine, doing well. Please know that we monitor all staff before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of Covid-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by Public Health (PH). As per recent PH guidance, Briarcrest will be postponing any plans for outdoor visitation by families. We will immediately be contacting families when updated guidance is received from PH.

Please return to this web page to get updates as they come in. Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community.

Stay safe this 2020 flu season and please practice good social distancing whenever there’s a need to go out in public.

Regards,

Management


November 14, 2020

Through continual testing, (2) employees and (2) residents received a positive Covid-19 result. The residents were transferred to the local hospital for safety precautions. The (2) staff will remain home for self-quarantine and are doing well. Please know that we monitor ALL staff members before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of Covid-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by Public Health (PH). As per recent PH guidance, Briarcrest will be postponing any plans for outdoor visitation by families. We will immediately be contacting families when updated guidance is received from PH.

Please return to this web page to get updates as they come in. Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community.

Stay safe this 2020 flu season and please practice good social distancing whenever there’s a need to go out in public.

Regards,

Management


November 12, 2020

(1) Briarcrest employee received a positive Covid-19 test result. The employee is off work, self-quarantined at home, feeling well. Please know that we monitor ALL staff members before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of Covid-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by Public Health. Please return to this web page to get updates as they come in. Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community.

Stay safe this 2020 flu season and please practice good social distancing whenever there’s a need to go out in public.

Regards,
Management


November 11, 2020

Today we learned that (1) of our resident and (1) employee received a positive Covid-19 test result. The employee is self-quarantine at home doing well. The resident has been at the local hospital for non-Covid related care and will remain for safety precaution. Please know that we monitor ALL staff members before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of Covid-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by Public Health. Please return to this web page to get updates as they come in. Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community.

Stay safe this 2020 flu season and please practice good social distancing whenever there’s a need to go out in public.

Regards,
Management


November 6, 2020

Today we learned that (3) residents received a positive Covid-19 test result. Two of the residents were transferred to the local hospital for safety precautions. Please know that we monitor ALL staff members before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of Covid-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by Public Health. Please return to this web page to get updates as they come in. Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community.

Stay safe this 2020 flu season and please practice good social distancing whenever there’s a need to go out in public.
Regards,

Management


November 2, 2020

Today we learned that (1) employee tested positive for Covid-19. This employee is self-quaratined at home and will return to work after his quarantine stay period is complete. Please know that we monitor ALL staff members before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of Covid-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by Public Health. Please return to this web page to get updates as they come in. Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community.

Stay safe this 2020 flu season and please practice good social distancing whenever there’s a need to go out in public.


October 31, 2020

Today we learned that (1) employee tested positive for Covid-19. This employee is self-quarantined at home, doing well, and will return to work after her quarantine stay period is complete. Please know that we monitor ALL staff members before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of Covid-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by Public Health. Please return to this web page to get updates as they come in. Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community.

Stay safe this Halloween weekend and please practice good social distancing whenever there’s a need to go out in public.

Regards,
Management


October 30, 2020

Today we learned of (3) residents tested positive for Covid-19. Two of the residents were transferred to the local hospital for safety precaution. Please know that we monitor ALL staff members before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of Covid-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by Public Health. Please return to this web page to get updates as they come in. Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community.

Stay safe this Halloween weekend and please practice good social distancing whenever there’s a need to go out in public.
Regards,

Management


October 23, 2020

Today we learned of 1 resident testing positive for Covid-19. Please know that we monitor ALL staff members before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of Covid-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by Public Health. Please return to this web page to get updates as they come in. Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community.

Stay safe and please practice good social distancing whenever there’s a need to go out in public.

Regards,
Management


October 22, 2020

Today we learned of (2) residents tested positive for Covid-19. These residents were transferred to the local hospital for safety precaution. Please know that we monitor ALL staff members before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of Covid-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by Public Health. Please return to this web page to get updates as they come in. Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community.

Stay safe and please practice good social distancing whenever there’s a need to go out in public.

Regards,
Management


October 20, 2020

Today we learned that (1) employee tested positive for Covid-19. This employee is self-quarantined at home, doing well, and will return to work after her quarantine stay period is complete. Know that we continue to monitor ALL staff members before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of Covid-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by public health. Please return to this web page to get updates as they come in. Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community.

Stay safe and please practice good social distancing whenever there’s a need to go out in public.

Regards,
Management


October 16, 2020

Today we learned that (1) resident tested positive for COVID-19. This patient is at the local hospital for monitoring purposes. Know that we continue to monitor ALL staff members before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of COVID-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by public health. Please return to this web page to get updates as they come in. Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community.

Stay safe and please practice good social distancing whenever there’s a need to go out in public.

Regards,
Management


October 8, 2020

Briarcrest does not have any residents who are positive or symptomatic of COVID-19.

We learned that (1) contractor therapist tested positive for COVID-19 outside of the facility. The contractor is self-quarantined at home recovering. Know that we continue to monitor all staff members before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of COVID-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by Public Health.

Please return to this webpage to get updates as they come in. Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community.

With flu season upon us, plus restaurants and shopping malls starting to re-open, please remember to wear a mask and sanitize hands often whenever in public. Please practice good social distancing.


October 2, 2020

Briarcrest does not have any residents who are positive or symptomatic of COVID-19.

We learned that (1) employee tested positive for COVID-19 outside of the facility. The employee is self-quarantined at home recovering. Know that we continue to monitor all staff members before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of COVID-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by Public Health.

Please return to this web page to get updates as they come in. Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community.

With flu season coming soon, plus restaurants and shopping malls starting to re-open, please remember to wear a mask and sanitize hands often whenever in public. Stay hydrated and please practice good social distancing.


September 25, 2020

Briarcrest does not have any residents who are positive or symptomatic of COVID-19.

Please know that we continue to monitor all staff members before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of COVID-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by Public Health.

Please return to this web page to get updates as they come in. Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community.

With flu season approaching, please remember to always wear a mask and sanitize your hands often whenever in public.

Good social distancing is always the best option.


September 12, 2020

Briarcrest does not have any residents who are positive or symptomatic of COVID-19.

We learned that (1) employee (non-nursing) tested positive for COVID-19 outside of the facility. The employee is self-quarantined at home recovering. Know that we continue to monitor all staff members before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of COVID-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by Public Health.

Please return to this web page to get updates as they come in. Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community.

With flu season coming soon, plus restaurants and shopping malls starting to re-open, please remember to wear a mask and sanitize hands often whenever in public. Stay hydrated and please practice good social distancing.


August 17, 2020

Briarcrest does not have any residents who are positive or symptomatic of COVID-19.

Please know that we continue to monitor all staff members before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of COVID-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by Public Health.

Please return to this web page to get updates as they come in. Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community.

Remember to wear a mask, stay hydrated and please practice good social distancing.


August 7, 2020

Briarcrest does not have any residents who are positive or symptomatic of COVID-19.

We learned that (1) employee (non-nursing) tested positive for COVID-19. The employee is self-quarantined at home recovering. Know that we continue to monitor all staff members before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of COVID-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by Public Health.

Please return to this web page to get updates as they come in. Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community.

Remember to wear a mask and please practice good social distancing.


August 3, 2020

Briarcrest does not have any residents who are positive or symptomatic of Covid-19.

Today we learned of one employee that tested positive for COVID-19. This employee is self-quarantined at home recovering. Know that we continue to monitor all staff members before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of COVID-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by Public Health. Please return to this web page to get updates as they come in. Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community.

Stay safe and please practice good social distancing.


July 31, 2020

Happy Friday. Currently, Briarcrest does not have any residents who are positive or symptomatic of COVID-19.

Know that we continue to monitor all staff members before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of COVID-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by Public Health.

Please return to this web page to get updates as they come in. Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community.


July 27, 2020

Briarcrest does not have any residents who are positive or symptomatic of COVID-19.

We learned that (1) employee (non-nursing) tested positive for COVID-19. The employee is self-quarantined at home recovering. Know that we continue to monitor all staff members before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of COVID-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by Public Health.

Please return to this web page to get updates as they come in. Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community.


July 24, 2020

Briarcrest Nursing Center does not have any residents who are newly diagnosed positive or symptomatic of COVID-19.

We maintain a strict no-visitors policy and monitor all staff members before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of COVID-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by Public Health.

Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community. Please return to this webpage to get updates as they come in.


July 17, 2020

Briarcrest Nursing Center does not have any residents who are newly diagnosed positive or symptomatic of COVID-19.

We maintain a strict no-visitors policy and monitor all staff members before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of COVID-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by Public Health.

Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community. Please return to this webpage to get updates as they come in.


July 14, 2020

Briarcrest Nursing Center does not have any residents who are newly diagnosed positive or symptomatic of COVID-19.

We learned (2) employees have a positive Covid19 test result. These workers are self quarantined at home. We maintain a strict no-visitors policy and monitor all staff members before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of COVID-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by Public Health.

Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community. Please return to this webpage to get updates as they come in.


July 10, 2020

Briarcrest Nursing Center does not have any residents who are newly diagnosed positive or symptomatic of COVID-19.

We maintain a strict no-visitors policy and monitor all staff members before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of COVID-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by Public Health.

Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community. Please return to this webpage to get updates as they come in.


July 7, 2020

Today we learned that (1) resident tested positive for COVID-19. This patient is at the local hospital for monitoring purposes. We also learned that (1) staff member tested positive for COVID-19. Know that we continue to monitor all staff members before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of COVID-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by public health. Please return to this web page to get updates as they come in. Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community.


July 2, 2020

Briarcrest Nursing Center does not have any residents who are positive or symptomatic of COVID-19.

Today we learned of 2 additional office staff members that tested positive for COVID-19. These 2 employees are self-quarantined at home recovering. Know that we continue to monitor all staff members before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of COVID-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by Public Health. Please return to this web page to get updates as they come in. Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community.


June 29, 2020

Briarcrest Nursing Center does not have any residents who are positive or symptomatic of COVID-19.

Today we learned of 2 staff members that tested positive for COVID-19. These 2 employees are self-quarantined at home recovering. Know that we continue to monitor all staff members before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of COVID-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by public health. Please return to this web page to get updates as they come in. Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community.
Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community. Please return to this webpage to get updates as they come in.

Stay safe and please practice good social distancing.


June 27, 2020

Briarcrest Nursing Center does not have any residents who are positive or symptomatic of COVID-19.

We maintain a strict no-visitors policy and monitor all staff members before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of COVID-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by Public Health.

Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community. Please return to this webpage to get updates as they come in.


June 19, 2020

Briarcrest Nursing Center does not have any residents who are positive or symptomatic of COVID-19.

We maintain a strict no-visitors policy and monitor all staff members before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of COVID-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by Public Health.

Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community. Please return to this webpage to get updates as they come in.


June 12, 2020

Briarcrest Nursing Center does not have any residents who are positive or symptomatic of COVID-19.

We maintain a strict no-visitors policy and monitor all staff members before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of COVID-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by Public Health.

Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community. Please return to this webpage to get updates as they come in.

Stay safe.


June 5, 2020

Briarcrest Nursing Center does not have any residents who are positive or symptomatic of COVID-19.

Know that we continue to monitor all staff members before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of COVID-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by Public Health.

Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community. Please return to this webpage to get updates as they come in.

Stay safe.


May 29, 2020

Briarcrest Nursing Center does not have any residents who are positive or symptomatic of COVID-19.

Know that we continue to monitor all staff members before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of COVID-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by Public Health.

Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community. Please return to this webpage to get updates as they come in.


May 22, 2020

Briarcrest does not have any residents who are positive or symptomatic of COVID-19.

Know that we continue to monitor all staff members before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of COVID-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by Public Health.

Please return to this web page to get updates as they come in. Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community.


May 13, 2020

Briarcrest does not have any residents who are positive or symptomatic of COVID-19.

Yesterday we learned that one non-nursing employee tested positive for COVID-19. The employee is self-quarantined at home recovering.

Know that we continue to monitor all staff members before and after each shift for signs and symptoms of COVID-19, including taking each person’s temperature. We are adhering to the infection control guidelines as outlined by Public Health.

Please return to this web page to get updates as they come in. Our goal is to be as transparent as possible with our community.