Monday evening, the Thief River Care Center posted a news releases on their social media page that on Sunday, July 19th, the resident who had tested positive for COVID-19, passed away at the Sanford Hospital.
Also on Sunday, an additional staff member had tested positive for COVID-19. Thief River Care Center now has 2 total staff members that are self-quarantining at home due to positive results. On Monday, the Care Center conducted their 2nd round of entire-site testing for their residents and staff and will share the results of these tests as they come in.
Thief River Care Center went on to post that keeping the public informed is a key responsibility for our team. Each week, they plan to provide an update on the number of residents and staff who have been impacted and the steps we’re taking to stop this virus.
If you have questions, please contact Scot Allen, Interim Administrator, at 218-683-8101.