Northern Health is pleased to advise that a COVID-19 outbreak declared in early September at Jubilee Lodge in Prince George, is officially over. COVID-19 outbreak protocols are being lifted at the facility as the exposure risk period has now passed.
In total, there were 20 resident and three staff cases associated with the outbreak, and four additional resident cases were epidemiologically linked due to exposure with a confirmed case. Sadly, six residents passed away in connection with this outbreak, two of whom were epi-linked.
Northern Health thanks Jubilee Lodge families and residents for their patience, cooperation and support in recent weeks – and extends its deep condolences to the families, friends and caregivers of residents who passed away in association with the outbreak.
Thanks as well to Jubilee Lodge staff and care providers, who have continued to provide excellent care to residents during this challenging time.
COVID-19 infection prevention and control remains an important focus at all NH long-term care facilities, including Jubilee Lodge, to limit the risks from COVID-19 to residents, staff and physicians.
View more information on public exposures, school exposures, and facility or community outbreaks of COVID-19 within the Northern Health region.