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May  4, 2021

On May 4, 2021, the Chief Medical Officer of Health, announced the release of an updated Directive #3 for Retirement and Long-Term Care Homes.  Please see Visitors section on page 10 for more details.

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Facility Covid-19 Exposure 

On May 2, 2021, a Facility Covid-19 Exposure was declared at Dom Lipa in the basement laundry room area and the retirement home by Toronto Public Health. This was due to a member of the housekeeping staff testing positive for COVID-19. Toronto Public Health has directed that unvaccinated retirement residents at Dom Lipa must be kept in isolation until further notice. Other precautionary measures that have been implemented include increased testing and increased cleaning protocols 

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Essential Caregivers/General Visitors

Essential Caregivers are the only type of visitor allowed in Dom Lipa during the existing third provincial emergency order, when a resident is self-isolating or symptomatic  or the Home is in outbreak . No general visitors are permitted at this time.

Dom Lipa  Essential Caregiver Policy and Contract :  /sites/default/files/essential-caregiver-contract_0.pdf        

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Reminder to all Essential Caregivers
In addition to recognizing the invaluable contributions of all essential caregivers at Dom Lipa, we would like to remind anyone entering Dom Lipa to immediately inform the Director of Care, Magdalena Finat, or another Dom Lipa staff member, should you encounter a person who has tested positive for COVID-19 or test positive yourself for COVID-19. This is absolutely critical so we can conduct effective contact tracing and take immediate action to reduce the risk of spread of the virus within our home. Magdalena can be reached at 416-621-3820, Ext. 246 or by email at m.finat@domlipa.ca.
__________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________    April 23, 2021-  Long Term Care Homes Visitor Policy,  

Long Term Care Homes visitor policy: https://www.ontario.ca/page/covid-19-visiting-long-term-care-homes#section-6  

 

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