July 27, 2021:
On Monday, July 26, 2021, Broadway House had a vaccine breakthrough case. This happens when a fully vaccinated person tests positive for COVID-19. The staff worker did have symptoms and will quarantine for the next 2 weeks. No residents/staff were exposed.
The last positive case was April, 2021, and there are currently no positive cases among residents or staff. 90% of residents are fully vaccinated.
All are encouraged to maintain infection control protocols by wearing masks while in facility; social distancing, and performing proper hand hygiene frequently.
Visitation has resumed
Visitation takes place on Mondays and Thursdays from 9:00am -6:00pm. Visits are scheduled for 1-hour intervals so that all residents have a chance to participate. Covid-19 screening and adherence to infection prevention and control protocol must be maintained (i.e hand hygiene, wearing of a facemask, social distancing).
COVID-19 testing is not required but is available upon request. Broadway House encourages all visitor to get COVID-19 vaccinated. Please inquire about how we may assist you with this.
The Tent has been erected for outdoor visitation
Indoor visitation is allowed only in facility designated areas for those residents who may have difficulty in getting to the tent.
Residents on quarantine or those who have a confirmed diagnosis of COVID-19 will have limitations placed on visits until such time that the quarantine and /or discontinuance of transmission-based-precautions has been ordered.
Staff Vaccination Information
Fully vaccinated staff: 121
Partially vaccinated staff: 2
Total Staff at least partially vaccinated: 123
Unvaccinated staff: 44
Facility interventions taken to date to encourage vaccination:
- Monthly on-site vaccination opportunities for residents, staff, and staff family members
- All three COVID-19 vaccines are available
- In-service sessions by the medical director
- Small group meetings with the medical director and CEO
James Gonzalez, MPH, FACHE, LHNA
973.268-9797, ext. 1004
Lois Beatty, BSN, RN
COVID-19 Coordinator, Director of Quality & Patient Affairs
973.268-9797, ext. 1005
COVID-19 Coordinator, Director of Plant Services
973.268-9797, ext. 1285
Reza Goco, BSN, RN
Director of Nursing
973.268-9797, ext. 1007
Gloria Horton, CSW
Director of Social Services
973.268-9797, ext. 1115
Korvette Hinton-Woods, CSW
Director of Activities, Interns, and Volunteers
973.268-9797, ext. 1035