October 1st Update

Update for Thursday, October 1, 2020

Stonehill Communities is committed to keeping you informed about the on-going testing for COVID-19. As a requirement from from Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), Stonehill Communities Health Center is conducting weekly testing of all health center employees for COVID-19, in addition to the previous testing done following an exposure or when symptoms were present.

We have identified a new positive case in a Stonehill Health Center employee. The individual was asymptomatic and was identified through antigen testing on 9/30/20. The individual had worked no scheduled hours since 9/24/20. Below is the full update on the COVID-19 testing.

COVID-19 Numbers for Stonehill Communities Health Center for 10/1/2020

Number of Positive Resident Cases: 0 Current; 3 Recovered

Number of Positive Employee Cases: 1 Current (from Antigen testing); 15 Recovered

Number of Positive Employee Cases from Facility Antigen Testing: 1 Current (same as above)

Number of Residents Tested w/ COVID-19 Symptoms (Including pending): 47 (0 Pending)

Number of Employees Tested for COVID-19 for Symptoms or Exposure (Including Pending): 191 (3 Pending)

The continued health and safety of residents and staff is our top priority.

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

You can view all coronavirus/COVID-19 information and current policies at www.stonehilldbq.com/coronavirus.