The outbreaks list is updated when new outbreaks are declared in a facility. Outbreaks are listed for the following types of infections and illnesses: Gastrointestinal Illness (GI), Respiratory Infection (RI), and Clostridium difficile Infection (CDI). When an outbreak is over, the facility is removed from the list.
The list includes all hospitals or long term care facilities within IH that either fall under the Hospital Act or are licensed under the Community Care and Assisted Living Act.
|Kelowna||David Lloyd Jones Home||Respiratory Infection (RI) - Scenario B||Residential||3/18/2017|
|Vernon||Polson||Fintry, Sun Valley||Respiratory Infection (RI) - Scenario B||Residential||3/15/2017|
|West Kelowna||Village at Smith Creek||Dobbin, Gellately||Respiratory Infection (RI) - Scenario B||Residential||2/23/2017|
|West Kelowna||Village at Smith Creek||Webber & Reece Units||Respiratory Infection (RI) - Scenario B||Residential||3/20/2017|
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