UPDATE: October 30, Hillcrest Health Care Center continues testing, identifying cases of COVID-19
October 30, 2020 – Hillcrest Health Care Center is updating our community on our efforts to identify and isolate cases of COVID-19 within our center. We continue to test and monitor our patients and employees.
As a result of that testing, we are announcing the following COVID-19 test results:
• 34 total patients tested positive.
• Seven employees are positive with COVID-19.
• Two employees have recovered.
Our patients are being cared for in isolation areas and the employees are quarantining at home. Hillcrest Health Care Center continues to follow the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) and collaborate with the local health department for guidance and measures to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.
Visitation with loved ones at the center is restricted per the policy outlined by the Office of Health Facility Licensure and Certification (OHFLAC). Please remember you may request a Televisit (Zoom, Skype) to stay in touch with your loved one here: https://bit.ly/3i53y19
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