COVID-19 Phase Two Indoor Visitation

By February 10, 2021COVID-19

The community strongly recommends outdoor visits to indoor visits, weather permitting. Visitors are required to comply with the facility’s visitation policy. If a visitor refuses to follow the facility’s policy during the visit, then staff may end the visit.

Indoor apartment visitation is permissible, provided that:

  1. Room layout allows at least 6-foot separation from the resident. Mask or face shield (for residents or visitors with respiratory issues) must always be worn by resident and visitor.
  2. Visiting hours are from 9am to 7pm.
  3. Visitation is limited to two visitors at a time per resident. The visitors, if two, must be from the same household. Exceptions will be made on a case-by-case basis for compassionate care situations.
  4. Clarendale of Mokena will have scheduled time slots to ensure social distancing during screening and controlled elevator usage.  
    1. Pre-screening of visitors by phone using its checklist-based screening protocol (see section on Universal Screening, above) or through electronic screening methods less than 24 hours in advance; re-screen on arrival, as for all other persons entering the facility, including temperature check. 
  5. Visitors will be required to provide name and contact information for potential contact tracing.
    1. Clarendale will record the date and time of visit, name, address, telephone and, if available, email address.
    2. Clarendale will make records available to IDPH and local health department for inspection and, as needed, for contact tracing and retain for no less than 30days.
  6. The concierge will notify all visitors upon entry that, if they develop symptoms of COVID-19 within three days after visiting, they must immediately notify the facility.
  7. Visitors will not be allowed in any community common areas.