COVID Care Areas Color Coded System
The colors associated with the care areas listed below indicate the status of each area.
Green = No active COVID symptoms on the unit. The residents can participate in activities and in visitations (window or in person). Visitation is dependent on the County infection rate.
Green with Yellow* box = No active COVID symptoms on the unit, but unit contains yellow rooms for observation for any residents meeting the following conditions:
- All Hospital Admissions or Readmissions require a 14-day quarantine and will be Yellow Observation.
- Any resident with a clinical presentation consistent with COVID-19, will be placed in Yellow Symptomatic precautions pending laboratory confirmation.
Yellow = Possible exposure to COVID and quarantine is in place. The residents must stay in their room and formalized activities are on hold. Activity needs are met on an individual basis. No visitation is allowed, however, limited FaceTime video chats are available. Compassionate care visits are not dependent exclusively on county positivity rates; they are required by law at all times regardless of vaccine status for resident, outbreak, or positivity rate.
Red = Active COVID cases are present. All residents to stay in their rooms. No visitation is allowed however, limited FaceTime video chats are available. Only permitted visitations are for End of Life, as well as Compassionate Care, which are not dependent exclusively on county positivity rates; they are required by law at all times regardless of vaccine status for resident, outbreak, or positivity rate..
Social Services sends out individual communication to all responsible parties, at least weekly, with an update on current guidance and restrictions. If you are a responsible party and are not currently receiving update emails, please contact our social service department directly by calling our main number at 717-626-0214 and requesting to talk to your loved one’s assigned social worker.