Covid-19

Updated on March 27, 2020.

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What you need to know about COVID-19

Prevention:
Wash your hands, cover your mouth and nose when coughing or sneezing, and stay home when you’re sick.

Symptoms:
Reported signs and symptoms include: fever, coughing, and/or difficulty breathing.

Experiencing symptoms:
If you think you have the symptoms of COVID-19, please stay at home and call 8-1-1. If you think you have the symptoms of COVID-19, please stay home. Patients with mild respiratory symptoms (including cold symptoms) should not be tested. COVID-19 presents as a mild illness in the majority of patients. Seek medical assessment if respiratory symptoms worsen.

Travelling outside of Canada:
The Government of B.C. recommends against all non-essential travel outside of Canada, including to the United States. Anyone who chooses to travel outside of Canada will be asked to stay away from work or school for 14 days upon their return.

Health questions:
If you have health concerns, call HealthLink BC at 8-1-1. Please be patient as they are experiencing high call volumes.

Source: VCH
http://www.vch.ca/about-us/news/vancouver-coastal-health-statement-on-coronavirus


Louis Brier COVID-19 Updates

 

March 2020

Chaplain Rob Menes: A Blessing for the New Year – March27
Chaplain Rob Menes: Technology and Connection – March26
Message from the CEO – Extraordinary Times – March 25
Kristin Lothman: Mindfulness & Meditation – COVID-19 – Meditation Example
A Mindful Approach to COVID-19
Chaplain Rob Menes: Refuge of Care – March25
Message from the CEO – Extraordinary Times – March 24
Chaplain Rob Menes: Finding Meaning – March24
Skype Keeping You Connected
Class Order #1 COVID-19.pdf
Class Order #2 COVID-19.pdf
UPDATE: COVID-19 Order of the Medical Health Officer Class Order #1 and Class Order #2
VCH Coastal – Long-term care home_visitor talking points_March 17 2020.pdf
Chaplain Rob Menes: The Week Begins – March23.pdf
Chaplain Rob Menes: Quality Life for the Aged – March21.pdf
Chaplain Rob Menes: Reflecting on what we have – March19.pdf
Chaplain Rob Menes: Thriving Through Adversity – March18.pdf
No Visitors.pdf
Mandatory Self Screening.pdf
Visitors Restriction – Long Term Care and Assisted Living Facilities (Effective March 17)
oneVCH COVID-19 Bulletin
BC COVID-19 Self-Assessment Tool
LBHH&WR Employee Responsibilities: COVID-19 Prevention – March 16
CORRECTED: COVID-19 Outbreak in Inglewood Care Centre – March 16
HIGH IMPORTANCE! COVID-19 Outbreak in Inglewood Care Centre – March 14
LBHH&WR Employee Responsibilities: COVID-19 Prevention – March 13
MS 1040 12 March 2020 – CCFL COVID-19 letter to LTC.PDF
Update: INFLUENZA-LIKE-ILLNESS (ILI) OUTBREAK – March 12
IMPORTANT: COVID-19 Update as of March 9
Feeling ill? Stay away from care homes and hospitals, seniors advocate says
Update: Mask Supply Shortage – March 3
IMPORTANT: Coronavirus Update – March 2

February 2020

IMPORTANT: Mask Supply Shortage – February 24
IMPORTANT: Resident Safety Reminder – February 18
IMPORTANT: Coronavirus Update – February 14
IMPORTANT: Coronavirus Update – February 13
Useful Websites for Coronavirus Updates – February 7

January 2020

Novel Coronavirus Update – January 28
Coronavirus letter Jan 28 2020 – Final.pdf