June 23rd Update

June 23rd Update

In the last 72 hours (as of 6/23/20) there have been 3 employees and 1 resident who have had new respiratory symptoms. Test results for these 4 individuals are pending.

There have been no positive test results to date.

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

TestIowa Site for Community COVID-19 Testing

The new Dubuque TestIowa site is open at Epic Health and Wellness Clinic at 1075 Cedar Cross Road. This site opened, Monday, June 22nd. The clinic is a partnership between the State of Iowa and local healthcare providers to increase access to testing. Anyone who would like to get tested must complete the assessment at www.testiowa.com. They will then be directed to schedule an appointment.

Contact Governor Reynolds Regarding Visitor Restrictions

LeadingAge Iowa has welcomed long term care organizations to share the following contact information for the Governor’s office with families to share the impact the visitation restrictions have had on residents, and state that the Governor’s office needs to either ensure providers have the supplies needed to meet the reopening recommendations or to ensure the reopening recommendations are obtainable.

To provide an opinion electronically to Governor Reynolds, click here.

To call the Governor's office, call 515-281-5211 during weekdays between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.

To send a letter to the Governor’s office, please send it to the following address:

Office of the Governor
Iowa State Capitol
1007 East Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50319