We continue to be COVID 19 free. However, we do have several residents and or staff with respiratory symptoms. We are continuing with appropriate precautions, surveillance, cleaning, and testing when appropriate. We will continue to update you with changes.
4.24.2020 - Family and Community COVID-19 update for Josephine Caring Community: Josephine Caring Community staff has been working very hard to protect and continue to keep our loved ones and family members safe. Nursing Home As of April 21, 2020, we have ZERO active cases in the facility. Josephine Skilled Nursing has tested 54 [...]
A Family & Community Update 4.14.2020 Nursing Home Today we are down to one active case in the nursing home. Waiting on two tests results which should be back tomorrow. The last ten tests were negative for the virus. Fourteen residents have recovered. There were five residents who passed away due to the virus, all [...]
Family and Community Update for 3/23/2020 Over the weekend on the Skilled Nursing side of the facility we were able to move affected residents into the same area/unit still in private rooms and we have designated staff working with those patients. The Suites has not had any new cases for almost 2 weeks. We as [...]
Josephine Caring Community Family & Community COVID-19 Update: This Covid-19 virus is very sneaky. A person can have no symptoms and be infected and contagious. We found that many of our residents that tested positive did not have an elevated temperature and very light respiratory symptoms, much like a common cold. Please be sure to [...]
Josephine Expanding Services Josephine At Home We are now licensed as a Home Health agency. Salina Moore, RN is now onboard as clinical director. Josephine At Home is in the process of formulating a variety of services. We will be providing as little as a once a month “Wellness” check to full time care at [...]
“You Make Me So Happy!” It was probably a year since I’ve heard her say anything. Don’t get me wrong, she always seemed content as she sat in her recliner. When I took the extra time to make eye-contact with her, she always smiled back at me. At least her silence was not because of [...]