VANCOUVER, B.C. – Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) has declared a COVID-19 outbreak on areas 7 and 8 at Revera Crofton Manor, after two residents and five staff have tested positive for COVID-19. VCH immediately implemented strict infection prevention and control protocols to prevent further transmission of COVID-19.
Revera Crofton Manor is a private care facility, owned and operated by Revera. VCH will be supporting Revera's outbreak response for the duration of the outbreak period.
VCH is responsible for the delivery of $4.1 billion in community, hospital and long-term care to more than one million people in communities including Richmond, Vancouver, the North Shore, Sunshine Coast, Sea to Sky corridor, Powell River, Bella Bella and Bella Coola. VCH also provides specialized care and services for people throughout B.C., and is the province's hub of health-care education and research.