Dear Residents’ Family, Friends, Decision-Makers and Guildford Community,

 

Please find vital information about Guildford Seniors Village’s First & Second Floor Neighborhoods below.

As per consult & in guidance with Public Health, Enhanced Monitoring protocols implemented are as below:

Second Floor Community 

As of April 27th, we are observing with caution six residents due to potential exposure to Covid-19 & managing infection control for resident health:

First Floor Community

Dogwood Neighborhood:  observation & droplet precaution of four Residents due to potential exposure to Covid 19 has commenced as of April 28th.

gsv-familyvisits@retirementconcepts.com   or 604-582-0808 ext 203. *scheduling subject to staff cohort availability, thank you for understanding.

 

For any questions, please contact General Manager   cnunes@retirementconcepts.com

 

Compassionate Or Essential Visits Continue:  support in Care

Thank you for your continued support in following all the guidelines & respecting the protocols in place to manage all risk factors.

Please:

Guildford Seniors Village is a secured Long Term Care Residence for Seniors:

Dr. Bonnie Henry updated travel restrictions mandating people not to travel outside their community or health authority;

please be mindful when planning to come to Guildford Seniors Village. This is currently in place until at least May 24th

 

Welcoming Visitors by appointment: MAPLE NEIGHBORHOOD

VISITORS   *Virtual Visits only for Dogwood Neighborhood & 2nd Floor until further notice. 

ALL VISITORS MUST SCHEDULE THEIR VISIT in advance– please arrange by:

  1. Request must be a minimum of 24 hours in advance in order to confirm a visit date & time: Email  gsv-familyvisits@retirementconcepts.com OR Phone 604-582-0808 ext  203  please leave a message.  Please inform if you plan to walk outside with your loved one *only Access List Visitors can remove resident.
  2. Consider a Virtual Visit -all inquiries in regards to Virtual Visitation (i.e Skype, Zoom, Facetime & phone calls) or email your message to your loved one, please contact the Recreation Department:  gsv-familyvisits@retirementconcepts.com  604-582-0808 ext 203.
  3. *For visitors who do not use email, or are hearing impaired, visits can be booked on site, with a minimum of 24 hours in advance. 
  4. Please be mindful of social distancing to other residents.
  5. Each individual Visitor must complete a Contact Tracing form at the pre-screening station
  6.  Wearing a mask is mandatory at all times:  Mask must be kept on at all times while in the building.  For this reason, visitors are not permitted to eat or drink with residents at this time.
  7.  If inside the building, Visits will take place inside designated resident’s suite.

PLANNING A RESIDENT OUTING (or walk) – a minimum of 24 hours advance notice is required:  

MAPLE NEIGHBORHOOD ONLY

    1. Only visitors who are on the “Resident Access List” are permitted to remove residents from the secured building on an approved & scheduled basis.
    2. A minimum of 24 hours advance notice is required by contacting Recreation who will confirm scheduled date with Nurses that Resident is able to continue with outing (i.e. resident wellness, essential medical appointment):  Email gsv-familyvisits@retirementconcepts.com  OR Phone 604-582-0808 ext  203  please leave a message
    3. Please provide photo identification to Lobby Reception/Screening if you are an approved Visitor who is taking resident for a scheduled outing from Guildford Seniors Village; after nurse approval, signature is required to sign out.
    4. Please wait in lobby; we will bring your loved one to you.  A mask & id card will be provided to Resident for health & safety.
    5. Upon return, please press buzzer to your right, to return ID card, and resident received by staff on duty at lobby level.

DO 

DO NOT

X Remove your mask at any time

X Please do not touch your mask (sanitize hands if so)

X Do not drink or eat during your visit

X Drop in without an appointment

 

We want to thank the kindness of Visitors bringing food to staff as a thank you- however at this time, food cannot be shared due to infection control.

Consider writing a Google Review to share your appreciation & support!

Your appreciation is respected and valued.  Thank YOU!

 

Protocols

Strict compliance to all protocols in place corporately as well as directives of the health authorities, continues at Guildford Seniors Village.

This includes preventative & enhanced infection control, monitoring residents’ & staff health closely, and visitor designations.

Deliveries at Lobby Entrance:

Essential Services include:

(Please note that Volunteers are not approved yet by local health authority. For interested Volunteer Applicants, please feel welcome to apply via  recreation-gsv@retirementconcepts.com and we will inform you when Volunteering is possible in the future. Thank you for your interest!)

Have Any Questions? 

Please call us at 604-582-0808 and we will direct your call.

 

Your continued safety and health excellence is vital. 

We wish you continued health excellence,

from All of Us in Guildford Seniors Village

Precious Messages received from Hjorth Elementary & School Liaison Officer, RCMP Constable Dancey

Our Heartfelt Thank You!