Extendicare Lakefield – Respiratory Outbreak

Written by Communications, July 3, 2018

This information is posted when a new outbreak is declared, when a causative agent is identified and/or when an outbreak is declared over. If you have questions about these outbreaks, please contact the facility.

For further information, call Infectious Diseases program staff at 705-743-1000. This information is posted on www.peterboroughpublichealth.ca

The following facilities in Peterborough County and City are experiencing an outbreak:

Facility Name
Extendicare Lakefield
19 Fraser Street Lakefield ON, K0L 2H0

Outbreak #: 2255-2018-049

Onset of First Case (Y/M/D): 2018-06-28

Date Reported (Y/M/D): 2018-07-03

Type of Outbreak: Respiratory

Causative Agent: Unknown

Recommendations: During an unknown respiratory outbreak, staff/volunteers working at this facility should be advised not to work at any other facility.

Contact: Jessica Andrews, RN

Date Declared Over (Y/M/D): 2018-07-21