Information Updates

Daily updates are posted to this page providing information about the COVID-19 situation at Northwood’s Halifax facility.

For frequently asked questions, please visit our FAQ page.

For an updated timeline of events, please view our timeline document.

This page contains updates for June 2020. For archived updates from previous months, please see the links below.

May 2020 Updates
April 2020 Updates
March 2020 Updates


DAILY UPDATE – WEDNESDAY JUNE 3, 2020

Please see below for the daily update for Wednesday June 3, 2020, which includes a summary of the current COVID-19 situation at Northwood.

Facility cases (total): 345 (no change)

Residents
Total cases: 246 (no change)
Active cases: 3 (no change)
Recoveries: 190 (no change)
Deaths: 53 (no change)

Employees
Total cases: 99 (no change)
Active cases: 2 (no change)
Recoveries: 97 (no change)

Additional information –

All long-term care residents at Northwood Halifax continue to be regularly tested for COVID-19, whether they have symptoms or not. Please be assured that if your loved one tests positive for COVID-19 the family will be contacted by a member of our staff to discuss the test result and the care plan.


DAILY UPDATE – TUESDAY JUNE 2, 2020

Please see below for the daily update for Tuesday June 2, 2020, which includes a summary of the current COVID-19 situation at Northwood.

Facility cases (total): 345 (no change)

Residents
Total cases: 246 (no change)
Active cases: 3 (7 less)
Recoveries: 190 (+7 new)
Deaths: 53 (no change)

Employees
Total cases: 99 (no change)
Active cases: 2 (2 less)
Recoveries: 97 (+2 new)

Additional information –

All long-term care residents at Northwood Halifax continue to be regularly tested for COVID-19, whether they have symptoms or not. Please be assured that if your loved one tests positive for COVID-19 the family will be contacted by a member of our staff to discuss the test result and the care plan.


DAILY UPDATE – MONDAY JUNE 1, 2020

Please see below for the daily update for Monday June 1, 2020, which includes a summary of the current COVID-19 situation at Northwood.

Facility cases (total): 345 (no change)

Residents
Total cases: 246 (no change)
Active cases: 10 (no change)
Recoveries: 183 (no change)
Deaths: 53 (no change)

Employees
Total cases: 99 (no change)
Active cases: 4 (no change)
Recoveries: 95 (no change)

Additional information –

All long-term care residents at Northwood Halifax continue to be regularly tested for COVID-19, whether they have symptoms or not. Please be assured that if your loved one tests positive for COVID-19 the family will be contacted by a member of our staff to discuss the test result and the care plan.