The following is update #9 on the current COVID-19 resident outbreak at Actionmarguerite St. Boniface, 185 Despins.

Our total cases are now at 25.  Two additional residents from 3DE were transferred to the COVID-19 area today.

The total number of residents in the COVID-19 area is now at fifteen residents (15).  One (1) resident is in hospital.

Eight (8) residents have recovered and returned to 3DE.  We remain at one (1) death.

Additional surveillance tests were taken yesterday on both 3 DE and 2 DE. In total 22 tests were taken.  Of the seventeen (17) tests on 3DE, 14 were negative, 2 positive and 1 is pending.   Of the five (5) tests taken on 2DE, 4 were negative and 1 is pending.

Reminder that Essential Care Giver visits remain suspended for the entire facility, up to and including March 8th, 2020.  Shelter visits are also suspended until March 8th inclusively.

Please do not hesitate to share your questions and concerns via email at info@actionmarguerite.ca.

The Actionmarguerite Team