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|
|Kamloops||The Hamlets at Westsyde||COVID-19||Long-Term Care||April 7, 2022|
|Kelowna||Sun Pointe Village||Ellison Unit||COVID-19||Long-Term Care & Assisted Living||April 28, 2022|
|Penticton||The Hamlets at Penticton||COVID-19||Long-Term Care||May 3, 2022|
|Vernon||Creekside Landing||COVID-19||Long-Term Care||May 4, 2022|
|Williams Lake||Cariboo Place||COVID-19||Long-Term Care||May 4, 2022|
|Vernon||Noric House||COVID-19||Long-Term Care||May 5, 2022|
|Vernon||Heritage Square||Long-Term Care Side||Respiratory Infection||Assisted Living & Long-Term Care||May 10, 2022|
|Kelowna||Kelowna General Hospital||3E||COVID-19||Hospital||May 13, 2022|
|Vernon||Noric House||South Haven Unit||Gastrointestinal Illness||Long-Term Care||May 16, 2022|