Hospital Updates

Current West Park Healthcare Centre COVID-19 cases:

August 7, 2020
Active patients: 0 
Resolved patient cases: 14

Active staff: 0
Resolved staff cases: 10 

August 7, 2020

  • To join the patient and community email list and receive these updates via email, send your request to publicrelations@westpark.org;
  • As West Park begins to welcome back visitors, recreation therapy will be moving through a phased approach to slowly integrate more programming on a unit by unit basis. As we start to facilitate small groups and independent leisure opportunities, we may be slowly decreasing the number of family phone calls to allow for more time for recreation participation. If you have any questions or suggestions, please speak to the recreation therapy staff on your unit. As we move forward towards even more programming in the future, we will continue to provide updates;
  • Limited visiting to West Park has commenced once again. Please visit our Visitors Policy webpage to learn about visiting eligibility and requirements. Policy Visiting hours have been expanded from 11 a.m. – 7 p.m., Monday to Friday. Visitors can bring a small supply of clean clothes, personal items, and toiletry products for their loved ones, as well as take dirty laundry home to be cleaned. We are not allowing prepared food into the Centre at this time;
  • Outdoor space hours are 8:30 a.m. – 8:30 p.m., seven days/week. Please note that our Main Entrance closes at 7 p.m.;
  • We are exploring ways that we can further expand essential items drop-off;
  • In an effort to improve the quality of service, a new company will be laundering patient clothing beginning August 6.  Please speak to your Care Coordinator for more information.
Fact Sheets

COVID-19 Patient Fact Sheet - August 7, 2020

Memo - Procedure masks for patients 

Quality of Life Services Recovery Plan 

Staying Connected During the Pandemic