The outbreaks list is updated when new outbreaks are declared in a facility. Outbreaks are listed for the following types of infections and illnesses:
- Clostridium difficile Infection (CDI)
- Gastrointestinal Illness (GI)
- Respiratory Infection (RI)
When an outbreak is over, the facility is removed from the list.
The list includes all hospitals, long-term care and assisted/independent living facilities within IH that either fall under the Hospital Act or are licensed under the Community Care and Assisted Living Act.
|City/Town||Facility||Unit||Outbreak Type||Facility Type||Date Declared|
|Summerland||Summerland Seniors Village||Entire Facility||COVID-19||Assisted Living||Aug. 5, 2022|
|Castlegar||Talarico Place||Entire Facility||COVID-19||Long-Term Care||Aug. 1, 2022|