December 1st

Update for Tuesday, December 1, 2020

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues we believe it is critical that you have up-to-date and accurate information. Today, December 1, you may have noticed that Stonehill was listed in the Long-term care communities in outbreak status on the daily report for Dubuque County.

We previously reported the outbreak status (defined by IDPH as (3) or more resident positive cases within a 14 day span) to you on 11/27/20 and 11/30/20; however, the number listed within this update were not accurate and we have contacted IDPH (Iowa Department of Public Health) about this discrepancy.

Stonehill Communities Health Center currently has 4 positive resident cases, which were identified on 11/25 and 11/27. There was one additional positive employee at the Health Center today 12/1/20.

COVID-19 Testing Results for Stonehill Communities Health Center as of 12/1/20

Number of Positive Resident Cases at Stonehill Communities
Health Center: 4 Positive; 6 Recovered

Number of Positive Employee Cases: 8 Positive; 55 Recovered

Number of Residents at the Stonehill Communities Health Center
Tested w/ COVID-19 Symptoms
(including pending): 70 (1 Pending)

Number of Employees Tested for COVID-19 for Symptoms or Exposure
(Including Pending): 243 (0 Pending)

All previous COVID-19 updates can be found on our website at: www.stonehilldbq.com/coronavirus.

If you have questions please contact Peggy Stockel, V.P. of Operations/Administrator or Matt Jahn, Director of Health Services at 563-557-7180.