Northern First Nation care home residents facing COVID-19 outbreak flown to Winnipeg care home – CBC

Northern First Nation care home residents facing COVID-19 outbreak flown to Winnipeg care home – CBC

by ahnationtalk on December 18, 202043 Views

Majority of residents of Bunibonibee Cree Nation’s personal care home will stay at Holy Family Home: chief

Dec 17, 2020

Residents of a northern Manitoba First Nation personal care home facing a COVID-19 outbreak were flown to Winnipeg Thursday, officials say, to be housed in a Winnipeg care home where they can be closer to medical care.

Twenty-one of the 24 residents of Bunibonibee Cree Nation’s personal care home have left the community as of Thursday evening after testing positive for COVID-19, said Chief Richard Hart.

Read More: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/bunibonibee-cree-nation-care-home-winnipeg-covid-1.5846667

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