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Coronavirus: Deadly long-term care outbreak in South Okanagan to be reviewed – Okanagan

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A review into Interior Health’s largest and deadliest COVID-19 outbreak at a long-term care facility will be reviewed by public health officials. The outbreak at the McKinney Place care home in Oliver, B.C., was first declared on Dec. 6, when eight residents tested positive for the virus. That number …

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Coronavirus: First long-term care resident vaccinated in Interior Health region

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The first long-term care resident has been vaccinated for COVID-19 in Interior Health’s region at the Sunnybank Retirement Home in Oliver. This begins the rollout to other long-term care homes in the Interior Health region. ‘Betty’ was the first to receive the Pfizer Vaccine at the care home, as …

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Coronavirus: Another death reported at long-term care home in South Okanagan – Okanagan

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The coronavirus pandemic is continuing to ravage a long-term care home in the South Okanagan. On Wednesday, Interior Health officials announced another death related to COVID-19 at McKinney Place in Oliver. It’s believed to be the eighth death at the care home. Officials also announced that McKinney Place now …

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Oliver community shows health-care workers gratitude after third death at care home – Okanagan

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Two more residents have died from COVID-19 at the outbreak at McKinney Place, a long-term care home in Oliver, bringing the total number of deaths to three. Overnight, someone from the community posted a banner, outside of the long-term care home, thanking health-care workers at the facility. Interior Health …

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Coronavirus: Interior Health region reporting 60 new cases, two more COVID-19 related deaths – Okanagan

Coronavirus: Interior Health region reporting 60 new cases, two more COVID-19 related deaths - Okanagan

Sixty new cases of COVID-19 and two more virus-related deaths were announced by Interior Health officials on Friday. The regional health agency said both deaths happened at a long-term care home in the South Okanagan. Twelve days ago, eight residents of McKinney Place in Oliver had tested positive for …

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Interior Health confirms death of resident in Okanagan care home due to COVID-19 complications – Okanagan

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A resident at a long-term care home in Oliver, B.C., where more than 50 cases of coronavirus have been confirmed, died from COVID-19 complications over the weekend. Interior Health confirmed the death to Global News on Tuesday. IH would not release the person’s identity, but said a woman in …

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Coronavirus: Outbreak at Oliver, B.C., long-term care home continues to grow

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The novel coronavirus outbreak at McKinney Place, a long-term care facility in Oliver, B.C., has again expanded. “That brings the total to 27 residents and 14 staff that have tested positive, so that’s a total of 41 people,” Dr. Albert de Villiers, Interior Health’s chief medical health officer. “We’ve …

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