Visitor restriction imposed

Riverside

Due to an increase in the number of confirmed cases of gastroenteritis at Rainycrest Long-Term Care here, visiting will be restricted to family members only until further notice.
Family members are asked to restrict their visit to the resident’s room and refrain from visiting other residents while at Rainycrest.
As well, all group programming by the Activation department is cancelled until further notice.
Do not visit if you are experiencing any of the following symptoms:
•cough;
•fever;
•runny nose;
•sore throat;
•nausea;
•vomiting; or
•diarrhea
Remember, the best way to stop the spread of infectious diseases is to wash your hands frequently.
The Infection Control committee at Rainycrest will continue to monitor the situation.
A further update will be provided at a later date.
Anyone with questions or concerns is asked to call Rainycrest administrator Edith Bodnar (274-2605) or infection control officer Wendy Derendorf (274-4835).