Common resident areas and high touch surfaces were not disinfected following daily cleaning. Communal washrooms were not properly stocked with liquid soap in a dispenser for adequate handwashing
Diseases resulting from similar errors in infection control may include:
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A complaint was identified from a member of the public on July 7, 2017, related to infection prevention and control concerns.
An initial onsite investigation was conducted on July 7, 2017.
|Alcohol based hand rub (ABHR) dispenser at back entrance was empty. ABHR was not available for use at point of care or where direct care occurs.||Provide ABHR at point of care and where direct care is provided (i.e. dining room, lounge, activity room, resident rooms).||July 21, 2017|
|Soap in a dispenser was missing from multiple communal resident washrooms.||Provide soap in a dispenser at each communal hand washing basin||July 10, 2017|
|No disinfectant was being used to disinfect shared communal spaces and high touch surfaces.||Use a disinfectant for shared communal spaces and high touch surfaces following cleaning. Disinfect communal spaces, high touch areas, and washrooms on a routine basis.||July 10, 2017|
|Soap and paper towels were missing from designated hand washing basin in laundry room. Hand washing basin was obstructed from use by storage materials||Provide soap and paper towels at the designated hand washing basin in the laundry room. Hand washing basin to be easily accessible||July 10, 2017|
In the event that a direct health risk is identified for clients who visited this establishment, Niagara Region Public Health will contact those at risk with advice around any medical follow-up.
For general updates regarding this investigation, continue to monitor this website.
Routine health inspection results for this establishment.