Daily Long-Term Care Facility COVID-19 Report from Georgia Department of Community Health (Mon.-Fri.)
Beginning today, the Georgia Department of Community Health (DCH) will provide a long-term care facility COVID-19 report on the homepage of its website (dch.georgia.gov
) under the Latest News section as a public service. These reports will be updated Monday through Friday by 7:00 p.m.
The reports will be produced by DCH’s Healthcare Facility Regulation Division (HFRD) and will show the number of COVID-19 cases and deaths in licensed nursing homes, assisted living communities, and personal care homes of 25 beds or more based on data reported by the facilities to DCH as of 2:00 p.m. on that reporting day.
The data in this report is contingent on information received by the department. It is possible that a facility may report different numbers to other outlets based on the time of day information is released. This report is subject to change.
As of the Friday, April 17 report, the following facilities in Athens are noted in the report:
- The Oaks - Athens Skilled Nursing - Nursing Home - 490 Kathwood Drive
92 residents - 1 positive resident
- Pruitthealth - Grandview - Nursing Home - 165 Winston Drive
56 residents - 17 positive residents, 11 resident deaths
7 positive staff members
- University Nursing & Rehab Center - Nursing Home - 180 Epps Bridge Road
97 residents - 1 positive resident
1 positive staff member
Read a series of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
about the HFRD Long-Term Care Facility COVID-19 report at https://dch.georgia.gov/document/document/long-term-care-facility-covid-19-report-faqs/download