The Huron Perth Healthcare Alliance has declared a Covid-19 outbreak on the Inpatient Unit of the Seaforth Community Hospital.
This means that there are two or more confirmed positive cases among patients that have possibly been acquired at the hospital.
The unit is now closed to admissions until further notice.
HPPH is working closely with HPHA and patients, caregivers, family and staff affected by the outbreak are being notified.
Those visiting the hospital are required to follow any posted instructions & are asked to limit their visits to one patient.
They also are restricted to only having one family caregiver/visitor per day with no in-and-out privileges.
They are also required to wear PPE equipment including mask, eye protection, gown, and gloves.