An outbreak of COVID-19 has been declared today on inpatient unit 3A at the St. Catharines Site.
The outbreak was declared as a result of two healthcare-associated cases of COVID-19 involving two patients – in addition a third patient has tested positive for COVID-19 on the unit but is not associated with this outbreak.
All of our COVID-19 protocols are in place. Our Infection Prevention and Control team is working closely with Niagara Region Public Health and our Occupational Health and Safety team to bring a safe end to the outbreak as quickly as possible.
Visitors are not permitted on the unit at this time unless an exception is made by the clinical team.
*Please note the following update made on December 23, 2021: Essential Care Partners are not permitted on the unit at this time unless an exception is made by the clinical team.