Effective January 1st , Toronto Public Health declared a COVID-19 outbreak at Ivan Franko Home (LTC). Staff and residents continue to be tested every 3-4 days. Please see below for an updated list of resident cases.
We are committed to continuing to do everything possible to protect the health and safety of our residents, and staff during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine was given to all eligible residents and staff on January 7, 2021 by The Unity Health Team. We are thrilled to have been the first LTC home they worked with!
We continue to follow Directives, Guidelines and recommendations issued by the Government of Ontario and Public Health authorities, and revise our policies and procedures as government guidance is amended.
Please see our most recent visiting policy below.
As community spread of COVID-19 is very high, we ask all private caregivers to be very vigilant when coming to our Home and adhere to our IPAC policies and procedures. Private caregivers:
Thank you very much for your continued support and cooperation. Stay healthy and safe!
Ivan Franko Home
(Assisted Living & Congregate Dining)
is in COVID-19 OUTBRERAK
Declared by Peel Public Health on January 12th, 2021
We are taking immediate steps to reduce the chance of transmission and keep our residents and staff
safe and healthy.
As of January 20th,
there is no new confirmed Covid-19 cases.
Total number of positive staff: 1 (resolved)
Total number of positive residents: 1 (1st floor, Wing B)
Expected date of the outbreak clearance is
January 27, 2021.
We are working closely with Peel Public Health
and are following their recommendations.
Residents residing at Ivan Franko Home are in "home isolation" in their rooms until the outbreak has been declared over. This includes tray service meals in their rooms. Our staff will continue to provide all necessary care and support to our residents while they are in isolation, using full infection control precautions.
We continue to take the following precautions:
We are also following Ministry of Health's recommendations on these additional measures:
No visitors to the facility in order to further protect our vulnerable residents, the exception being essential visitors.
We have cancelled group activities for all residents
We want to remind everyone that washing your hands often and covering coughs and sneezes is the best way to stop the spread of COVID-19.
We wish our residents in isolation
all the best during this difficult period.
We all in this together. Kindly do your part
in keeping our residents protected!