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Woodlawn Commons Assisted Living Update for Residents and Families

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September 27, 2022

Dear Woodlawn Commons Residents, Families, Staff and Friends:

We have received notification that one staff member has tested positive for COVID-19. This staff member has had recent interaction with Woodlawn Commons residents and staff. After discussing the details of this case with Saratoga County Public Health there are no changes to our current dining services or activities programs. We currently have 0 Assisted Living Residents, 0 Independent Living Residents, and 4 Staff members in quarantine.

A strict employee screening and masking policy for all staff also remains in place. Residents are also required to utilize masks when outside of their apartments. Wellness checks will continue for Independent Residents. All Assisted Living Residents continue to remain under daily surveillance for changes in temperature and signs or symptoms related to respiratory illness, as has been ongoing. Additional precautions will be implemented as necessary. Employees and Residents who may have been in contact with any positive individuals are identified and tested as necessary. We continue to work closely with state and local health agencies on all recommended policies and procedures.

If you have not already done so, we encourage you to sign up to receive text alerts regarding Woodlawn Commons by texting WoodlawnUpdates to 81437 to opt-in. In addition, continuous updates are available online at www.thewesleycommunity.org/coronavirus-updates.

If you have any additional questions or concerns, please contact Pati Wade, Director of Independent Living at 518-691-1562, pwade@thewesleycommunity.org or Judith Boyd-Nelson, RN Case Manager at 581-691-1572, jbnelson@thewesleycommunity.org.

Sincerely,

Patricia Wade, Director of Independent Living

Judith Boyd-Nelson, Assisted Living RN Case Manager

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