14 to 16 May 2021   *If there are no changes to the updates, our next one will be posted May 17

 

Dear Guildford Community,

We remain in “Enhanced Monitoring” in the Arbutus Neighborhood at this time:

This means we are not on outbreak but are on heightened precautions & extra preventative measures.

We will continue under this protocol until the required “infection free” time has passed.

We will update you when we know the date.

 

There are no new cases and no staff or residents are presenting with any symptoms.

 

Point Prevalence Testing

Point prevalence test is a test of a group of individuals at the same time in one location; in the case of Covid, is a swab or gargle test.

 

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

Second Floor Community- Arbutus Neighborhood Only:  as per Public Health guidance, Enhanced Monitoring & Droplet Precaution protocols are implemented as below:

gsv-familyvisits@retirementconcepts.com   or 604-582-0808 ext 203

 

VISITATION (in Person or Virtual) by Appointment is OPEN for:

First Floor Community   Dogwood (suites 101 to 113C) & Maple Neighborhood (suites 119 to 135C)

Second Floor Rosewood Neighborhood  (Suites 201 t0 222)

gsv-familyvisits@retirementconcepts.com   or 604-582-0808 ext 203

No Drop Ins.

 

Compassionate Or Essential Visits Continue:  Support in Care

 

 

For any questions, please contact General Manager

cnunes@retirementconcepts.com

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:

Recreation 

Spending time in the garden & balconies overlooking two inner gardens is therapeutic, especially with springtime sunshine. We look forward to more planting next week.

AGING WELL EDUCATION

JOIN US!  FAMILY COUNCIL VIRTUAL MONTHLY MEETINGS BY ZOOM

May 20, 2021   3:30pm – 4:30pm   RSVP

Part 2:  “Advance Care Planning”

We welcome back Connie Jorsvik of https://patientpathways.ca/   to answer your questions about navigation in healthcare & the role of decision makers in loved one’s care.

Planning your decision making for yourself or loved one, is an act of creating personal power & clarity, as a vital aspect of optimal living.  Bring a Guest by Zoom!

Meet the Leadership Team for Department Updates & as a Resource for your support.

Especially valuable for loved ones & caregivers.

To RSVP, please email sbarr@retirementconcepts.com or call 604-582-0808 ext 125.

A Zoom invite will be emailed to you upon request.

 

Are you wishing to gift an experience to your loved one living in Guildford Seniors Village?

Consider our Guildford Seniors Village Gift Certificates.

Services at this time include:

Call 604-580-4283 Sandra to inquire further. 

 

Happy Nurses Week

#2021NationalNursesWeek is May 10 to 16.

The theme of A Voice To Lead captures the vital contributions & specialty that we treasure and respect.

NURSES through dark times,  you bring comfort, hope and trust.  

We THANK YOU in so many ways.

Director of Care, Genevieve, stands united in gratitude with her Nursing Team,

in skilled & compassionate care

 

Have Any Questions?

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

Thank You special kiddos at #HjorthElementary you make Life better

We wish you continued health excellence,

from All of Us in Guildford Seniors Village