VISITATION SUSPENDED IMMEDIATELY UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
Based on the most recent recommendations from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and in an effort to preclude the spread of Coronavirus to our highly vulnerable residents and the dedicated staff who care for them,
Kirkhaven has made the difficult decision to discontinue all non-essential visits to Kirkhaven, effective immediately until further notice
This new policy includes visits by family members and is designed to protect the health and well-being of our residents.
Visitors will only be allowed into the facility if deemed essential or for end-of-life situations. Staff and visitors granted access will be required to go through a screening processes at the front door by a trained employee.
We want to emphasize that we have zero cases of Coronavirus at Kirkhaven and have no quarantined staff as of this notice.
We appreciate your understanding and concern for the safety of the residents at Kirkhaven.
For more information, we recommend the following resources:
- CDC- About Coronavirus Disease 2019
- CDC- Guidance for Infection and Prevention and Control for Patients with Suspected or Confirmed COVID-19 in Nursing Homes
- Department of Health- Novel Coronavirus