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Canterbury Tales

Canterbury Tales, CTales, is the monthly newsletter prepared by the Residents and Staff of Canterbury Court for the enjoyment of the Residents, their friends and families, and prospective residents. It is published from September through June each year and is approximately 30 pages long. Residents, staff members and friends send articles about their committees, department …

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MEMORANDUM – COVID-19 Update

September 17,  2020 Dear Canterbury Residents, Employees, Family Members, Trustees, and Community Partners, On Monday, I sent out a notification about an employee who tested positive in our healthcare department. Unfortunately, we did receive news today that another employee who works in in the same department has tested positive for Covid-19 as well.  The employee …

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MEMORANDUM – COVID-19 Update

September 14, 2020 Dear Canterbury Residents, Employees, Family Members, Trustees, and Community Partners, It has been a few weeks since our last communication. Unfortunately, we did receive news today that an employee who works in our Healthcare department has tested positive for Covid-19.  The employee began experiencing symptoms over the weekend and was able to …

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COVID-19 Policies and Protocols

August 28, 2020 Dear Canterbury Residents, Employees, Family Members, Trustees, and Community Partners, We’ve had a great week at Canterbury, and I’m thrilled to share we have no new cases of Covid-19 to report.  We are continuing with weekly testing for all healthcare employees and monthly testing for all other employees.  Our last monthly testing …

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COVID-19 Policies and Protocols

August 17, 2020 This document reflects our current policies and protocols to keep our community safe and will be adjusted as needed based on new recommendations and best practices of other communities. Visitation Policies: Independent Living visitors are allowed outside in the gardens or inside a resident’s apartment only.  Visitors inside the building are limited …

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MEMORANDUM – COVID-19 Update

August 17, 2020 Dear Canterbury Residents, Employees, Family Members, Trustees, and Community Partners, Today we learned that two Independent Living residents have tested positive for Covid-19.  It is believed that one contracted the virus from activities outside of Canterbury and then passed it to the other resident.  Additionally, one of our massage therapists has notified …

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MEMORANDUM – COVID-19 Update

August 12, 2020 Dear Canterbury Residents, Employees, Family Members, Trustees, and Community Partners, Today we learned that a staff member on our Nursing Pavilion tested positive for Covid-19 as part of our weekly testing.  The staff member last worked on August 9th.  The families of residents who this staff member worked with have been notified …

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MEMORANDUM – COVID-19 Update

August 5, 2020 Dear Canterbury Residents, Employees, Family Members, Trustees, and Community Partners, Since our communication on Monday, we have learned of two new positive Covid-19 cases involving a member of our healthcare staff and a private caregiver for a resident in our nursing pavilion.  The staff member is asymptomatic, and the caregiver has only …

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MEMORANDUM – COVID-19 Update

August 3, 2020 Dear Canterbury Residents, Employees, Family Members, Trustees, and Community Partners, We have been informed by an intern in our Security department that they have received a positive Covid-19 diagnosis. This intern was tested at our community on July 15th and received a negative result and tested positive in a later testing. The intern …

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MEMORANDUM – COVID-19 Update

July 24, 2020 Dear Canterbury Residents, Employees, Family Members, Trustees, and Community Partners, Earlier this week, we shared that one of our staff members who works in our personal care home had tested positive for COVID-19 as part of our routine community-wide testing.  As a proactive precautionary measure, our team retested all of our personal …

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MEMORANDUM – COVID-19 Update

July 21, 2020 Dear Canterbury Residents, Employees, Family Members, Trustees, and Community Partners, Last Wednesday, July 15th, CORE conducted onsite testing for our employees as well as a number of our residents.  They were able to test 210 individuals that day. As of this afternoon, we have received results for 180 of the tests with …

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