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Algoma Public Health

Outbreak Activity

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Last updated: November 17, 2020

 

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

Facility Name

Affected Areas

Type - Organism

Date Declared

Date Declared Over

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