The care staff at EastChase Senior Living conducted 56 on-site COVID-19 tests across its Assisted Living and Memory Care residents and staff members.
All of the senior living residents came back negative with one additional employee testing positive. The infected employees have remained quarantined from the community.
Since the threat of COVID-19 began, the care staff at EastChase Senior Living have practiced sanitation and disinfection procedures each shift on a daily basis within the community. Community Senior Life is following all local and state department of health requirements including employee, vendor, and visitor screening prior to contact with residents and staff-wide usage of face masks while on duty.
EastChase Senior Living is continuing to practice universal precautions: disinfecting/cleaning protocols; hand washing and personal hygiene; wearing appropriate personal protection equipment; and, social distancing both in the community and encouraging employees to do so while off duty.
The care staff at EastChase Senior Living screens each Assisted Living and Memory Care resident, for fever and respiratory symptoms twice daily and retested all residents and staff again on Monday, September 21, 2020. All test results for Residents and Staff were negative. If you have any questions please contact EastChase Senior Living Executive Director, Ginger Fletcher by dialing the main office at 334-549-8958.
Our warmest thoughts are with our employees and we hope for a full and speedy recovery. Together, we continue to do everything we can to prevent the virus from spreading to any of our other employees or residents. We will continue to post updates as they arise via social media, our website: CommunitySeniorLife.org, and internal communications with our employees, residents, and family members. Thank you for your understanding, cooperation, and patience.