Active Facility Outbreaks
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If you are intending to visit a facility listed below, please consider postponing your visit until the outbreak is over. This will help keep you and your loved one healthy.​

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. 
KelownaSun Point VillageEllison unitGastrointestinal Illness (GI)Residential3/18/2019
KelownaKelowna General HospitalUnit 4ERespiratory Infection (RI) - Scenario AAcute Care3/19/2019
KelownaDriftwood CommunityCottonwoods Care CentreGastrointestinal Illness (GI)Residential3/22/2019
PentictonPenticton Regional Hospital rehabilitation unitRespiratory Infection (RI) - Scenario AConvalescent3/18/2019
Salmon ArmHillside VillageMain North Respiratory Infection (RI) - Scenario BResidential3/18/2019

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