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Algoma Public Health

Outbreak Activity

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Algoma Public Health is required to follow up on reports of suspected and/or confirmed outbreaks of enteric and respiratory illnesses in retirement, long-term care homes, hospital and other institutions covered under the Health Protection and Promotion Act. The list below provides an up-to-date list of current and previous outbreaks in the facilities covered by Algoma Public Health.

 

For sector-specific resources, handouts, supporting documentation for outbreak management and how to report a facility outbreak visit our Professionals section.

 

Year: 2020/2021

Facility Name

Affected Areas

Type - Organism

Date Declared

Date Declared Over

F.J. Davey Home Facility-wide Respiratory - COVID-19 January 29, 2021  February 26, 2021
Great Northern Retirement Home Facility-wide Respiratory - COVID-19 January 7, 2021  January 14, 2021
Extendicare Maple View Facility-wide Respiratory - COVID-19 December 31, 2020  January 13, 2021
Extendicare Van Daele 2nd Floor Respiratory (unknown) November 17, 2020  November 23, 2020
Algoma Manor Unit A (Spruce) Respiratory (unknown) Sept 24, 2020 Oct 6, 2020
F.J. Davey Home B1, B3 Respiratory - COVID-19 Sept 21, 2020  Oct 1, 2020
Extendicare – Maple View Harmony Bay Unit (4200) Respiratory – COVID-19 May 6, 2020 May 22, 2020
Extendicare – Maple View Echo Bay (3100) Respiratory – COVID-19 May 6, 2020 May 22, 2020
Ontario Finnish Resthome Mauno Kaihla Koti                      B side Respiratory - Parainfluenza April 14, 2020 April 19, 2020 
Extendicare - Maple View    Twin Lakes (3200)             Respiratory – Suspect Human Metapneumovirus      April 1, 2020 April 17, 2020 
Extendicare - Maple View Echo Bay (3100) Respiratory – Influenza A (H1N1) April 1, 2020 April 17, 2020 
Extendicare - Maple View Harmony Bay (4200)         Respiratory – Respiratory Syncytial Virus April 1, 2020 April 17, 2020 
Cedarwood Lodge Maple Lane Respiratory – Human Metapneumovirus March 31, 2020      April 9, 2020
FJ Davey Home Cedar 1 Respiratory – Human Metapneumovirus March 12, 2020 March 20, 2020
FJ Davey Home Drift 1 Respiratory – Human Metapneumovirus March 2, 2020 March 9, 2020
FJ Davey Home Cedar 2 Respiratory – Human Metapneumovirus February 24, 2020            March 9, 2020    
Pathways Retirement Residence      Facility-wide Respiratory – Respiratory Syncytial Virus February 7, 2020 February 23, 2020               
Extendicare - Maple View Facility-wide Respiratory - Parainfluenza March 12, 2020 March 20, 2020
St. Joseph's Manor Facility-wide Respiratory – Human Metapneumovirus February 1, 2020 February 26, 2020
Ontario Finnish Resthome Kotitalo                                1st and 2nd floor Respiratory – Influenza A (H1N1) January 29, 2020 February 8, 2020
FJ Davey Home Birch 3 Gastroenteritis - Other January 11 January 24
Golden Birches Terrace Facility-wide Gastroenteritis - unknown January 1 January 8