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COVID-19 Outbreak declared over at Acropolis Manor in Prince Rupert

Northern Health Medical Health Officers have declared an end to the COVID-19 outbreak at Acropolis Manor in Prince Rupert.

In total, 5 residents tested positive for COVID-19 in association with the outbreak that was declared April 3, 2021, and four have since recovered. One resident who had tested positive, passed away. There were no associated staff cases.

Northern Health Public Health continues to actively monitor and follow up all laboratory-confirmed cases of COVID-19 among staff and patients at any NH facilities.

COVID-19 Outbreak declared over at Prince Rupert Regional Hospital – Patient Care Unit

Northern Health Medical Health Officers have declared an end to a COVID-19 outbreak on the Patient Care Unit at Prince Rupert Regional Hospital.

In total since the outbreak was declared March 28, there were three lab confirmed cases among inpatients, and one lab-confirmed case in a staff member. There have been no new lab-confirmed cases related to the outbreak since April 1, 2021. 

COVID-19 – Dawson Creek & District Hospital Outbreak - Update

Ongoing monitoring and testing of staff and patients following the April 19, 2021 declaration of a COVID-19 outbreak on the medical inpatient unit at Dawson Creek & District Hospital has identified additional lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19.

As of April 23, four patients and one staff member have tested positive for COVID-19 related to the outbreak.

COVID-19 – Prince Rupert facility COVID-19 outbreaks - Update

Northern Health continues to closely monitor two declared outbreaks of COVID-19 at health care facilities in Prince Rupert.

The following are the case counts, to date, for both facilities:

Prince Rupert Regional Hospital – Patient Care Unit

  • To date, there have been three lab confirmed cases among inpatients, and one lab-confirmed case in a staff member, associated with the outbreak that was declared March 28, 2021
  • All of the confirmed cases are now considered recovered

Acropolis Manor

COVID-19 – Outbreak declared at Dawson Creek & District Hospital – Medical Inpatient Unit

Northern Health Medical Health Officers have declared a COVID-19 outbreak on the Medical Inpatient Unit at Dawson Creek & District Hospital (DCDH), following lab-confirmed case(s) among patients on the unit. At the time of the outbreak declaration, testing has identified two inpatients who have tested positive for COVID-19.

Monitoring and testing is underway to identify any additional cases.

COVID-19 – Prince Rupert facility COVID-19 outbreaks - Update

Northern Health continues to closely monitor two declared outbreaks of COVID-19 at health care facilities in Prince Rupert.

Enhanced outbreak control measures remain in place at Prince Rupert Regional Hospital, on the Patient Care Unit. To date, there have been three lab-confirmed cases among patients, and one staff case, in association with the outbreak declared by Medical Health Officers on March 28, 2021.