Allen Gray Continuing Care Centre
ANNOUNCEMENTS AND UPDATES
Current Site Status
As of January 24,2023:
We are on “Confirmed Covid-19 Outbreak as of December 27, 2022.
Residents: One Covid-19 case and one RSV case in the facility.
We are allowing only Essential and End of Life visits at this time.
If you are exposed and if you have any symptoms, please do not visit the site. We ask that you limit your visit as much as possible while we are on the outbreak.
We are continuing to follow all guidelines from the PH, CDC and AHS.
We implemented the following guidelines:
Mask at ALL times in the facility and we encourage you to wear eye protection while we are on outbreak, with the exception of when eating/drinking during meals (for staff only), ensuring you are physically distanced from others.
High touch cleaning, 2 times a day and low touch cleaning once daily.
Removed shared items (e.g. salt shakers)
Follow break room guidelines. Main Dining/cafeteria maximum 2 people on a table,
Rigorous hand hygiene.
Staff are not to enter facility if they have symptoms, if symptoms developed during their shift to notify manager and leave immediately.
Monitor symptoms of residents daily. Currently focus on swabbing any symptomatic residents.
Hair salon will be closed.
Recreation can have small group activities as long as the residents are physically distant from one another (10 people max). Since we are struggling with staffing shortages, recreation staff will be redeployed to help out with basic care needs of the residents.
Maintain isolation of symptomatic residents. Discourage visitations especially for symptomatic and COVID + residents. If visitors decided to visit symptomatic/COVID + resident, ensure they are donning and doffing PPE appropriately.
Active screening of visitors and DFSPs prior to entering the facility or visiting residents during the outbreak.
Encourage visitors to postpone visiting if possible. Visitors who choose to visit should be advised of potential risk of exposure to practice good hand hygiene and limit visit to one (1) per resident and exit the facility immediately after the visit.
COVID-19 LATEST NEWS AND FAQS
BOOKLET FOR DESIGNATED AND SUPPORT PERSONS
This is a Guide Book for AGCCC Resident's Designated and Support Persons regarding important details they must be aware of must be aware of prior to their visit inside our facility.
COVID-19 Outbreak Updates for Residents/Clients and Families:
How We Keep Everyone Safe in Our Facility
High Level Facility Cleaning
The Allen Gray has dedicated and hardworking housekeeping department and staff working round to clock to ensure and maintain High Level facility cleaning.
Social and Physical Distancing
The Facility has implemented Social and Physical distancing protocols and installed strategic demarkation lines all throughout the facility.
Social and Physical Distancing
Our AGCCC Staff are very responsible in making sure that we practice Social and Physical Distancing
To promote quality living for our residents even during a pandemic we are balancing their need for social interaction to mitigate social isolation and loneliness but still maintain a high level of safety for their health so we have implemented Limted and Pre- arranged Outdoor Visits.
We have strategically placed our Visitation Area in the Outdoor Patio to promote a Safe Environment as at the same time giving our residents a bit of sunshine happiness!!!
Hand Hygiene is implemented all throughout the facility especially in High Touch Areas.