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Fighting Back Against COVID-19

Fighting Back Against COVID-19 In the 11 months since we started our fight against COVID-19, a great deal has happened. Keeping our Plymouth Place community safe has been our number one priority, and every step of the way, we have strictly followed protocols and guidelines from the Illinois Department of Public Health, the Centers for …

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COVID-19 Updates Now Posted on Our Website for Families’ Convenience

In order to keep our residents’ and associates’ health and well-being at the forefront of all we do, we have consistently been testing residents in all licensed levels of living and staff twice-weekly for several months. That means testing is performed 7 days a week and results of those tests come in daily. With our …

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Update 10.29.2020

Plymouth Place Friends and Family, While we have communicated weekly with our residents and their families, it has been several months since our last public update. The wonderful news is that there hasn’t been a need for a public update – our community has had no new COVID cases among our resident population for 6 …

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What You Can Do To Help Protect Seniors

As Illinois begins Phase 4 of its reopening and we embark on our new normal, it’s important we all remember that the COVID-19 pandemic isn’t over – and least of all for the most vulnerable among us. Read the rest of the article here.

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Update 7.1.2020

July 1, 2020 Plymouth Place Friends and Family, As we turn the page on another month, we’re delighted to report that we have no active resident cases of COVID-19 at this time. This speaks volumes of the sacrifices our residents have made, and the unwavering commitment of our professionals. We do still have some COVID-positive …

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Update 6.24.2020

June 24, 2020 Plymouth Place Friends and Family, As has been the pattern in recent weeks, we continue to weather highs and lows with this pandemic. Since our update a week ago, two additional residents have recovered and left our Dedicated Isolation Unit for their on-campus homes. They join a growing list of residents who’ve …

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Update 6.17.2020

June 17, 2020 Plymouth Place Friends and Family, Much like our update last week, the past seven days have brought a mixture of ups and downs. We continue to celebrate recoveries – residents who are able to return to their apartments from our Dedicated Isolation Unit, and team members who can rejoin their friends and …

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Update 6.9.2020

June 9, 2020 Plymouth Place Friends and Family, This past week was another blend of ups and downs; moments of celebration intertwined with periods of sadness. While we proudly welcomed more recoveries from this virus, we also identified a few additional active cases among residents and team members. Per our protocols, residents are immediately transitioned …

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Update 6.3.2020

June 3, 2020 Plymouth Place Friends and Family, Much like previous weeks, today’s update is a mixture of optimism and humbling reality. Our spirits continue to be lifted by each and every recovery we’re able to celebrate, whether it’s a resident who returns to their apartment from our Dedicated Isolation Unit, or a team member …

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