<  / Stories

COVID-19 – Peace Villa, Fort St. John – Meadow House outbreak update

Northern Health
Information Bulletin

Ongoing monitoring and testing has not identified additional COVID-19 cases associated with an outbreak declared at Peace Villa on November 4, 2021.

To date, three residents and three staff have tested positive for COVID-19 in association with the outbreak. Sadly, one resident who had tested positive in association with this outbreak has passed away. Northern Health extends condolences to the family, friends and caregivers of this individual.

No new cases have been associated with the outbreak for more than a week, and NH Medical Health Officers consider the outbreak situation to be stable, at this time.

Enhanced outbreak control measures remain in place at Peace Villa. Public health officials will continue to monitor the situation carefully over coming weeks and will only declare the outbreak over when they are confident that chains of transmission have been stopped.

View more information on public exposures, school exposures, and facility or community outbreaks of COVID-19 within the Northern Health region.