Before an increase in cases of coronavirus, the Manoir de Courville in Beauport, there was no other choice than to accept the assistance of the CIUSSS of the National Capital, which provides him with a few employees.
With 11 users and seven staff members with the COVID-19, but fortunately no deaths, as of the date of Saturday, the private seniors ‘ residence of the boulevard of the Falls is one of the three foci of outbreaks recognized in the territory.
The agency of regional health confirms that to overcome a considerable decrease in the number of staff available, because many of them are in administrative segregation or ill, it has begun to send effective reinforcements a week ago.
Not a guardianship
More precisely, it provides, on average, three employees per shift, as well as a manager. However, unlike the situation of other private residences in Québec, this measure has nothing to do with a guardianship, said the organization.
“The CIUSSS of the Capitale-Nationale has the sake of support and to ensure the maintenance of levels of services to users, regardless of the resource type of accommodation in question,” said Mathieu Boivin, information officer at media relations.
Elsewhere in the National Capital, the CIUSSS said, Saturday, that three new deaths, one more to the Jeffery Hale hospital.
The COVID-19 has now killed 11 in total on the territory, including seven at the Jeffery Hale.
Saturday, 20 people were hospitalized (down four), of which 10 on the intensive care unit.
In addition, the total number of people infected in the region is now 440, an increase of 13.
In Chaudière-Appalaches, the balance sheet, daily CISSS allowed to announce two new deaths at the Manor house Liverpool of Lévis, for a total of three in this establishment.
There are now at this place 33 people with the COVID-19, or 23 residents and 10 health workers.
Here, too, the CISSS de Chaudière-Appalaches has made it clear that this private residence for elders is not put under guardianship, although in his case, he provides care management and human resources since Friday.
“This is not a guardianship, but a temporary management in order to stabilize the situation to ensure the safety of residents and workers,” said the CISSS in a press release.
For the entire territory of the Chaudière-Appalaches, the balance sheet rollup is of four deaths and 230 confirmed cases of coronavirus.
Saturday, 10 people were hospitalized, including four in intensive care.