Wednesday, 03 January 2018 09:19

Outbreak of respiratory illness declared at The Meadows in House 14 only

Written by  Sask. Healthy Authority
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The outbreak in House 14 at The Meadows in Swift Current continues due to the presence of signs and symptoms of an unknown respiratory illness. Lab results have not yet identified the illness type. Visitation at House 14 remains restricted. This visitor restriction does not impact other houses within the facility.

 

Under the guidance of Medical Health Officer Dr. David Torr, an outbreak has been declared at The Meadows in House 14 only, due to the presence of signs and symptoms of an unknown respiratory illness.  This outbreak affects the residents of House 14 only and does not affect the entire facility, in part because of the facilities design.

At this time, visitation is restricted at The Meadows for House 14 only.

Please practice good hand hygiene and if you’ve been ill within the past seven days, refrain from visiting The Meadows or any of our facilities, to prevent the spread of illness.

For further details please contact nursing staff for the house at 306-770-2100.

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