COMMUNITY HEALTH UPDATE

COVID-19/CORONAVIRUS

APRIL-OCTOBERBER 2020 COVID-19 at Wittenberg Village

October 30, 2020

Wittenberg Village has received test results confirming eight healthcare center residents have tested positive for COVID-19. Follow-up testing is continuing. Resident representatives have been notified.

 

We have also received test results that confirm four team members have tested positive for COVID-19. These team members work in the healthcare center. The return to work procedure and timing for team members who test positive for COVID-19 follows Lake County Health Department guidance and Wittenberg Village policy.

October 29, 2020

Wittenberg Village has received test results confirming one healthcare center resident has tested positive for COVID-19. Follow-up testing is continuing. Resident representatives have been notified.

October 27, 2020

Wittenberg Village has received test results confirming seven healthcare center residents have tested positive for COVID-19. Follow-up testing is continuing. Resident representatives have been notified.

 

Scheduled indoor/outdoor visits for the Healthcare Center remain canceled until further notice.

October 26, 2020

Wittenberg Village has received test results confirming three healthcare center residents have tested positive for COVID-19. Follow-up testing is continuing. Resident representatives have been notified.

 

There are currently zero cases of COVID-19 among the assisted living and independent living resident population on the Wittenberg Village campus.

 

We have also received test results that confirm one team member has tested positive for COVID-19. This team member works in the healthcare center. The return to work procedure and timing for team members who test positive for COVID-19 follows Lake County Health Department guidance and Wittenberg Village policy.

October 23, 2020

Today, Wittenberg Village has received test results confirming four healthcare center residents have tested positive for COVID-19. Follow-up testing is continuing. Resident representatives have been notified.

 

There are currently zero cases of COVID-19 among the assisted living and independent living population on the Wittenberg Village campus. All assisted living residents were tested today and confirmed negative for COVID-19.

 

We have also received test results that confirm three team members have tested positive for COVID-19. The return to work procedure and timing for team members who test positive for COVID-19 follows Lake County Health Department guidance and Wittenberg Village policy.

 

Scheduled indoor/outdoor visits for the Healthcare Center remain canceled until further notice.

October 22, 2020

Wittenberg Village has received test results confirming eight healthcare center residents have tested positive for COVID-19. Follow-up testing is continuing. Resident representatives have been notified.

 

There are currently zero cases of COVID-19 among the assisted living and independent living population on the Wittenberg Village campus.

 

We have also received test results that confirm one team member has tested positive for COVID-19. This team member works in the healthcare center. The return to work procedure and timing for team members who test positive for COVID-19 follows Lake County Health Department guidance and Wittenberg Village policy.

 

Scheduled indoor/outdoor visits for the Healthcare Center remain canceled until further notice.

October 21, 2020

Wittenberg Village has received a test result confirming one healthcare center resident has tested positive for COVID-19. Follow-up testing is continuing. Resident representatives have been notified. Residents and associates who have had direct contact with this individual have also been notified. There are currently zero cases of COVID-19 among the assisted living and independent living population on the Wittenberg Village campus.

 

We have also received test results that confirm one team member has tested positive for COVID-19. This team member works in the healthcare center. The return to work procedure and timing for associates who test positive for COVID-19 follows Lake County Health Department guidance and Wittenberg Village policy.

Scheduled indoor/outdoor visits for the Healthcare Center remain canceled until further notice.

October 19, 2020

Wittenberg Village has received test results that confirm 20 healthcare center residents have tested positive for COVID-19. Additional follow-up testing is being conducted. Resident representatives have been notified. Residents and associates who have had direct contact with these individuals have also been notified. There are currently zero cases of COVID-19 among the assisted living and independent living population on the Wittenberg Village campus.

 

We have also received test results that confirm four team members have tested positive for COVID-19. These team members work in the healthcare center. The return to work procedure and timing for associates who test positive for COVID-19 follows Lake County Health Department guidance and Wittenberg Village policy.

Scheduled indoor/outdoor visits for the Healthcare Center remain canceled until further notice.

October 16, 2020

Today, Wittenberg Village received notification that three team members have tested positive for COVID-19. These team members work in the healthcare center. Residents and other team members who had direct contact with these individuals have been notified. The return to work procedure and timing for associates who test positive for COVID-19 follows Lake County Health Department guidance and Wittenberg Village policy.

Scheduled indoor/outdoor visits for the Healthcare Center remain canceled until further notice.

October 15, 2020

Today, Wittenberg Village received notification that a team member has tested positive for COVID-19. This team member last worked in the healthcare center on October 14. Residents and other team members who had direct contact with this individual have been notified. The return to work procedure and timing for associates who test positive for COVID-19 follows Lake County Health Department guidance and Wittenberg Village policy.

Scheduled indoor/outdoor visits for the Healthcare Center have been canceled until further notice.

September 30, 2020

Today, Wittenberg Village received notification that a team member has tested positive for COVID-19. This team member recently worked within assisted living and the healthcare center. Residents and other team members who had direct contact with this individual have been notified. The return to work procedure and timing for associates who test positive for COVID-19 follows Lake County Health Department guidance and Wittenberg Village policy.

August 22, 2020

Today, we were informed that one associate who works within the culinary department for independent living has tested positive for COVID-19. The associate last worked this past Tuesday, 8/18. The return to work procedure and timing for associates who test positive for COVID-19 follows Lake County Health Department guidance and Wittenberg Village policy.

July 7, 2020

Wittenberg Village is pleased to share details with you regarding expanded outdoor, on-campus visits with family and friends.

 

Jackie Calarie, our Resident Life Director, will be coordinating visits as we have done with our skype/window visits. 
Please schedule a visit by calling Jackie at (219) 661-3308 or email Jackie.Calarie@lulife.org.

 

Outdoor Visits:

  • Outdoor Visitation will begin on Monday, July 13.

  • Hours are as follows: M, T, Th, F, Sa, Su 10:00 am - 2:00 pm and Wednesday 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

  • Visit sessions are 30 minutes

  • All parties must complete screening process and wear masks

  • If guests fell ill, please cancel visit

  • No more than 5 guests at a time

  • Outdoor visits must practice 6 foot social distancing

 

Wittenberg Village is also re-implementing Beauty Shop services. Appointments will be one person at a time. We are finalizing a schedule for our beauticians and will share further detail, when available.

June 26, 2020

At Wittenberg Village, our top priority is taking care of residents, their families and our associates. As you are aware, we have actively implemented protocols as set forth by the U.S. Center for Disease Control (CDC) and Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) to protect our residents, patients and team members.

 

This past week, all Wittenberg Village associates were tested for COVID-19. Today, we began receiving results from those tests. One associate from the care team within our healthcare center has tested positive for COVID-19. At the time of testing this associate was asymptomatic. They last worked June 25. The return to work procedure and timing for associates who test positive for COVID-19 follows guidance from the Lake County Health Department, CDC and Wittenberg Village policy.

April 13, 2020

As of today (4/13), we are sad to report a resident who is no longer residing at Hearthstone Assisted Living at Wittenberg Village tested positive for COVID-19. Assisted living residents, and associates who serve there, may have had contact with this individual.

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