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COVID-19 Updates 7.22.20

We have received two out of three results back from the lab which have been deemed positive for the virus. We are unsure when the third test result will arrive at this time, but we will certainly let you know when it does come in. The three staff members remain quarantined from the building and will continue to remain away from the facility for a minimum period of 14 days to include 72 hours symptom free before being able to return to work per KDHE and JoCo Health Department. Upon return, they will be required to be assessed by our Infection Control Preventionalist and complete the CDC standardize essential employee assessment.

COVID-19 Updates 7.21.20

We are happy to let you know that we still do not have any confirmed cases of Covid-19. Our Shawnee PARC Family is doing everything in our power to keep you or your loved one and our employees safe and healthy.

As previously stated, we are committed to informing you as things develop with this world pandemic and how those things affect Shawnee PARC, it’s Residents and Staff. We would like to notify you that we currently have three employees with Covid-like symptoms (who all were non-care givers). They have been quarantined from the building for precautionary reasons per Johnsons County Health Department guidelines. We are currently awaiting for their Covid test results and will inform you once we know along with any further action/intervention needed per guidelines.

COVID-19 Updates 7.17.20

We are thankful to report that we still have not had any confirmed cases of Covid-19 and we continue to follow the highest standard of infection control practices. Our Infection Control Team is keeping up to date on the guidelines from CMS (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services) and CDC (Center for Disease Control) to protect our residents, families and employees.

COVID-19 Updates 7.9.20

As of today, we still have not had any confirmed cases of Covid-19 and continue to follow the highest standard of infection control practices. The non-visitation policy has not been lifted but our Infection Control Team is working with the Public Health Department Regional Task Force for Covid-19 in Long-Term Care on a plan to allow outdoor visits.

COVID-19 Updates 7.3.20

We are excited to inform you that Shawnee PARC has received a Deficiency Free report from the Infection Control Survey performed by the Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services (KDADS)! There were no areas of concern or suggestions of improvement noted by the surveyor and we were commended for diligently following the guidelines and standards by CMS (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services), CDC (Center for Disease Control), Kansas Department of Health, and the Johnson County Department of Health. Additionally, we still have not had any confirmed cases of Covid-19 and continue to follow the highest standard of infection control practices.

COVID-19 Updates 6.26.20

Another week has passed and we are thankful that we still have not had any confirmed cases of Covid-19 at Shawnee PARC. Our staff continue to diligently practice the highest infection control precautions and standards provided by CMS (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services), CDC (Center for Disease Control), Kansas Department of Health, and the Johnson County Department of Health.

COVID-19 Virus Updates 6.12.20

At this time, there are still no confirmed cases of Covid-19 at Shawnee PARC. While this is fantastic news, we recognize that these trying times have been difficult for you and your loved ones as we continue to follow the guidelines from CMS (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services) and CDC (Center for Disease Control) to protect our Residents, Families and Staff which includes restricting all visitation except during end of life reasons.

COVID-19 Virus Updates 6.4.20

We are happy to report that, as of today, there are still no confirmed cases of Covid-19 at Shawnee PARC. Our staff continues to follow the Covid-19 Plan to keep your loved ones and our employees safe and healthy while we constantly keep up to date on the nursing home guidelines from CMS (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services) and CDC (Center for Disease Control).

COVID-19 Virus Updates 5.15.20

The Shawnee PARC Family continues to follow the Covid-19 Plan as listed in previous correspondence which has greatly helped in providing you with another positive report; there are still no confirmed cases of Covid-19 to date! Our highest priority is keeping your loved one and our employees safe and healthy, therefore we constantly review and monitor all of the documentation regarding precautionary measures and implement them.

COVID-19 Virus Updates 5.5.20

Our Shawnee PARC Family is doing everything in our power to keep you or your loved one and our employees safe and healthy. In an effort to meet that end, we are following CMS (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services) and CDC (Center for Disease Control) guidelines as we navigate through these uncharted waters to reach safe harbor through this storm.