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Pen pal project supporting Bobcaygeon, Ont., long-term care rebounding from COVID-19 outbreak – Peterborough

Pen pal project supporting Bobcaygeon, Ont., long-term care rebounding from COVID-19 outbreak - Peterborough

A new pen pal initiative has been launched for the community to write letters to residents of a Bobcaygeon, Ont., long-term care home recovering from a deadly coronavirus outbreak. Last Friday, health officials declared the two-month-long outbreak over at Pinecrest Nursing Home, but not before the virus claimed the lives …

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Coronavirus outbreak declared over at Pinecrest Nursing Home in Bobcaygeon: administrator – Peterborough

Coronavirus outbreak declared over at Pinecrest Nursing Home in Bobcaygeon: administrator - Peterborough

A novel coronavirus outbreak that claimed the lives of 40 per cent of the residents at a nursing home in Bobcaygeon, Ont., has been declared over. According to Mary Carr, administrator at Pinecrest Nursing Home, on Thursday morning, the region’s health unit declared the outbreak at the 65-bed facility over. …

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Coronavirus: ‘Majority’ of residents at Pinecrest Nursing Home in Bobcaygeon test negative – Peterborough

Coronavirus: ‘Majority’ of residents at Pinecrest Nursing Home in Bobcaygeon test negative - Peterborough

Pinecrest Nursing Home in Bobcaygeon, Ont., has now gone three weeks without a new coronavirus case or death, the administrator reported Friday. In her update, she said she was once again “pleased” to report there have been no changes at the 65-bed long-term care facility that has been battling a …

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9 new coronavirus cases in City of Kawartha Lakes; Pinecrest Nursing Home reintroduces activities – Peterborough

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The health unit representing the City of Kawartha Lakes reported nine new confirmed cases of the coronavirus for the municipality on Monday. According to the Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit’s daily update, there are now 136 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the City of Kawartha Lakes. Of those, …

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Images show how long-term care workers may have spread coronavirus

Images show how long-term care workers may have spread coronavirus

As the number of COVID-19 infections and fatalities rises in long-term care facilities across Canada, new images reviewed by Global News have revealed some risky practices by staff that may be contributing to the disease’s exponential growth. The images show that several support workers at an Ontario long-term care facility …

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Coronavirus: 1 new death reported at Bobcaygeon, Ont. nursing home, death toll at 28 residents

Coronavirus: 4 more residents die at Bobcaygeon, Ont. nursing home, death toll at 21

Another resident from a Bobcaygeon, Ont., nursing home died overnight Tuesday as the death toll from a novel coronavirus outbreak has reached 28 residents, the facility’s administrator reported Wednesday. Nearly half of the residents at the 65-bed Pinecrest Nursing Home have died of COVID-19 complications since an outbreak was declared …

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New coronavirus case reported in City of Kawartha Lakes, bringing area total to 99 – Peterborough

New coronavirus case reported in City of Kawartha Lakes, bringing area total to 99 - Peterborough

One new confirmed case of the novel coronavirus was reported on Tuesday by the Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit. In its daily release, issued at 1:20 p.m. Tuesday, the health unit reported it has 99 confirmed cases, noting that data is at least 25 hours behind “current updates.” …

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Coronavirus: 1 more resident dies overnight at Bobcaygeon, Ont. nursing home, death toll at 28

Coronavirus: 1 more resident dies overnight at Bobcaygeon, Ont. nursing home, death toll at 28

The death toll at a Bobcaygeon, Ont., nursing home from a novel coronavirus outbreak has reached 28 following another reported death, the facility’s administrator reported Tuesday. Mary Carr of Pinecrest Nursing Home says a resident died overnight — the 27th resident to die of COVID-19 complications since an outbreak was …

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Coronavirus: Additional death reported at Bobcaygeon, Ont. nursing home, total at 24

Coronavirus: Additional death reported at Bobcaygeon, Ont. nursing home, total at 24

An additional coronavirus-related death was reported at a Bobcaygeon, Ont., nursing home Sunday, raising the overall death toll from the outbreak at the long-term care centre to 24. In a news release, Mary Carr, a spokesperson for Pinecrest Nursing Home, said the latest COVID-19 victim passed away on Saturday. Twenty-three …

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Coronavirus: Ontario long-term care homes preparing families for the worst

Coronavirus: Ontario long-term care homes preparing families for the worst

Pinecrest Nursing Home in Bobcaygeon, Ont., is ground zero for a novel coronavirus outbreak where 22 residents have died and one-third of the staff members are isolating after coming into contact with COVID-19. “They’re treating it like a hospice, like there’s no hope like they have stage four brain cancer …

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