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April 7, 2020

Video Message from Terry Walsh for April 7th

April 6, 2020

Friendship Village Senior Services’ Update and Response to COVID-19 as of Monday, April 6, 2020

Friendship Village Senior Services’ Update and Response to COVID-19 as of Monday, April 6, 2020 Dear Friends, Residents and Families of Friendship Village: As of Monday morning, April 6th, 2020, NO Resident on either the Chesterfield or the Sunset Hills campuses has been diagnosed with the COVID-19 coronavirus. We continue to thank God for this blessing. Our highly-trained and attentive clinical staff in our Village Care Centers (skilled nursing facilities), Assisted Living and Independent Living communities are working carefully and diligently to prevent the introduction and potential spread of the […]
April 5, 2020

April 5, 2020 Friendship Village Senior Services’ Visitor Policy

April 5, 2020 Friendship Village Senior Services’ Visitor Policy In the effort to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus, Friendship Village is implementing the following actions regarding visitors: No visitors have been allowed inside the Village Care Centers (skilled nursing facilities) or Assisted Living since early March. No visitors have been allowed inside our independent living buildings for the past 2-3 weeks. While “window” and “balcony” visits had previously been allowed for Care Center and Assisted Living visits, they are no longer permitted. In accordance with the new Missouri […]
April 5, 2020

Friendship Village Senior Services’ Update and Response to COVID-19 as of Sunday, April 5, 2020

Friendship Village Senior Service’s Update and Response to COVID-19 as of Sunday, April 5, 2020 Dear Friends, Residents and Families of Friendship Village: NO Resident on either the Chesterfield or the Sunset Hills campuses have been diagnosed with the COVID-19 coronavirus as of Sunday morning, April 5, 2020. This status applies to all Residents at all levels of care. We urge families of Residents to heed “Stay at Home” orders and completely refrain from coming to the campus. We need your cooperation to prevent exposure to COVID-19. As noted on […]
April 4, 2020

Video Update: Lynn Meyer, COVID-19 Status on April 4th

April 4, 2020

Friendship Village Senior Services’ April 4, 2020 Response to COVID-19

Friendship Village Senior Services’ April 4, 2020 Response to COVID-19 Dear Friendship Village residents, staff and families, On Friday evening we learned that an employee of our Friendship Village Chesterfield skilled nursing community tested positive for Covid-19. The employee went to a local hospital with symptoms of asthma after leaving work on Thursday.  The employee did not work on Friday. As of Saturday morning, no residents have exhibited any COVID-19 symptoms. Immediately after being made aware of the employee’s diagnosis, we informed the local Departments of Health as well as the […]
April 3, 2020

Video Update: Lynn Meyer Gives New COVID-19 Protocol Information

April 3, 2020

Friendship Village Senior Services COVID-19 Coronavirus Operations and Update, April 3rd, 2020

Friendship Village Senior Services COVID-19 Coronavirus Operations and Update, April 3rd, 2020 As of April 3rd, 2020, Residents and Staff of Friendship Villages thank God that both of our campuses, Chesterfield and Sunset Hills, remain free of the COVID-19 Coronavirus. Our Residents and Staff are working together to remain vigilant, practicing all of the measures that have been implemented, and looking out for each other as we do our best to fend off this invisible enemy. Working with our in-house, CDC-trained Infection Prevention Specialist, local and State Departments of Health […]
April 1, 2020

April 1st COVID-19 Video Update for Friendship Village by Lynn Meyer, Infection Control Specialist