Update 1/21/2021

COVID-19 CORONAVIRUS UPDATES

Update 1/21/2021

We are excited to share that we have not identified any new positive cases of Covid-19 in either residents or employees. We have completed another round of facility wide testing today. When all of these test results are received and are negative our final day of outbreak will be 1/25/2021. Thank you for your continued prayers. We greatly appreciate all of our team members hard work and dedication during these unprecedented times.

Update 1/14/2021

We have identified one positive resident and one positive employee from the testing on 1/11/2021. We have completed another round of facility wide testing today. All parties are doing very well. We continue to follow all CDC and IDPH guidance to ensure the safety of all residents and employees.

Update 1/10/2021

We are excited to announce that all of the testing results from 1/7/2021 are negative. We are continuing to follow all guidance and utilize all proper PPE to ensure the safety and wellbeing of all residents and employees. Thank you to all of the employees for their dedication and sacrifices that they have been and continue to make.

Update 1/6/2021

We have identified one additional resident and two additional employees that have tested positive for Covid-19. We are continuing to monitor all residents and employees regularly for signs and symptoms. We are also conducting facility wide testing twice per week. Our employees are staying strong and continue to utilize all appropriate PPE. All residents and employees are doing well.please contact Erica Kremitzki or Amy Hannig with any questions or concerns.

Update 1-1-2021

We have identified four additional residents and one additional employee testing positive for Covid-19. We are directly notifying those families whose loved ones have tested positive. We are closely monitoring all resident and employees for sign and symptoms of this virus. We will be conducting facility wide testing on Monday 1/4/2021. We are continuing to follow all CDC and IDPH guidance with the handling of this outbreak. Please contact Amy Hannig or Erica Kremitzki for any questions.

Update 12/30/2020

We have received notification that we have a resident that has testing positive for Covid-19. We have notified this individual and placed them on a separate unit. We are awaiting several resident results from the testing conducted on 12/28/2020. All employee testing has been received and it those results are negative. We have conducted facility wide testing today. We will continue to monitor all residents and employees for covid-19 symptoms as well as follow all IDPH and CDC guidance. The safety of our residents and employees is of the upmost importance to us.

UPDATE 12/29/2020

We have continued to diligently screen the residents of our facility for symptoms of Covid-19. We have identified several residents with possible symptoms of Covid-19. We are immediately implementing standard, contact, and droplet precautions for these individuals. We are continuing to follow all recommended procedures to ensure the safety of all residents and employees. We are currently awaiting results from the testing conducted on 12/28/2020 and are conducting facility wide testing again on 12/30/2020. Please contact Erica Kremitzki or Amy Hannig with any questions or concerns. Thank you all for your prayers and continued support for our community. We will continue to provide updates as we receive testing results.

Update 12/24/2020

We have received covid-19 testing results and have identified one positive employee. We will be completing facility wide testing on Monday. The employees are donning full PPE in resident care areas. We will be re-testing all resident and employees that had previously tested negative following the initial testing. 

Resident safety is our top priority and we are doing everything we can to ensure we stop the spread of COVID-19 within our facility. We are in close contact with IDPH, local health department, as well as the ombudsman. Please contact Erica Kremitzki at (217)826-2358 for any questions you may have.

Update 12/17/2020

We have not identified any new positive individuals for the last 14 days. We are have closed the outbreak and are now returning to preventative protocol. The employees will continue to wear a facemask and face shield when caring for your loved ones. Thank you to the amazing management team and phenomenal front line workers who have displayed such dedication and compassion.

Update 12/14/2020

We have received all of our Covid-19 testing back and are excited to share that the results are all negative. We are testing again today. As long as we do not have any new positives identified we will be closing out the outbreak after 12/16/2020. Please reach out to Erica Kremitzki at (217)826-2358 or Amy Hannig with any questions or concerns. Thank you all for your wonderful support throughout this process.