August 13, 2021

Dear Residents, Resident Representatives, Concerned Families, Board members, Volunteers, and Employees,


Yesterday, August 12, 2021 Stonehill Communities informed you of the current Outbreak status, identified by CMS as 1 or more positive cases of COVID-19 in an employee or resident. CMS requires that when an outbreak status is identified we must do surveillance testing all residents and employees.


While visits are being restricted to outdoor visits only, with some exceptions for compassionate care/end-of-life situations, we are happy to announce that resident testing was completed and there are currently zero positive cases in Stonehill Communities Health Center residents.


Current COVID-19 Numbers for Stonehill Communities Health Center:


Number of Positive Resident Cases: 0 Residents; 61 Recovered

Number of Positive Employee Cases: 1 Employee; 115 Recovered

Number of Resident Tested w/ COVID-19 symptoms or Surveillance Tested (including pending): 162 (0 Pending)

Number of Employees Tested for COVID-19 for Symptoms or Exposure (Including Pending): 338 (2 Pending)


We will complete employee testing Monday and Tuesday next week and send an update following the completion of all surveillance testing.

If you should have any questions please contact Peggy Stockel V.P. of Operations/Administrator or Matt Jahn. Director of Health Services at



Thank you,

Peggy Stockel

V.P. of Operations/Administrator