Interior Health reports COVID outbreak at Monashee Mews in Lumby

Outbreak at Lumby LTC

Interior Health is reporting a new COVID-19 outbreak at a North Okanagan long-term care facility.

The outbreak was reported Jan. 25 at Monashee Mews in Lumby.

It is limited to the second floor.

Outbreaks have also been reported at three Vernon seniors homes and one in Salmon Arm in recent days.

An outbreak on the McAlpine Wing at Noric House in Vernon was recorded Jan 23.

Outbreaks were also declared at Heritage Square (first floor) Jan. 11 and The Hamlets (long-term care floors) on Jan. 9.

In Salmon Arm, another outbreak was declared at Mount Ida Mews' Chinook and Coho Units on Jan 18.

No numbers of cases have been given.

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