Respiratory (NOT COVID) Outbreak on Galway
If YOU are ill or even suspect that you might be Ill PLEASE Do Not Visit the Home. Keep our Residents Safe!
Keep on washing your hands! Get your flu shot!
St. Patrick’s Home has an active Infection Prevention and Control Committee that monitors all resident and staff illness.
A Pandemic Plan is in place – in the Home, in the City and in the Province.
Handwashing is the key to controlling infections. As always, if YOU become ill, please follow these standards:
|IF YOU HAVE HAD:||SYMPTOMS:||WHEN YOU CAN RETURN:|
||48 hours without symptoms|
|Respiratory type illness||
||On the 6th day after onset of symptoms|
Following these guidelines will help keep our residents healthy. Thank you for your ongoing support of our residents’ well-being.