COVID-19 outbreak declared at Herbert Personal Care Home

​Dr. David Torr, Med​​ical Health Officer, Saskatchewan Health Authority, has declared an outbreak of COVID-19 at Prairie Wind Estate personal care home in Herbert. An individual associated with this personal care home tested positive for COVID-19.

The SHA is​​ conducting a public health investigation to identify and contain any risk of further spread.  Staff and residents of the personal care home will be tested. To date no other residents or staff of the Personal Care Home have presented with symptoms of COVID-19.

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Visitor restricti​ons are in place at the care home to control and contain the virus while an investigation and contact tracing is underway.

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