Randolph Co. Nursing Home confirms resident tests positive for COVID-19

Randolph Co. Nursing Home confirms resident tests positive for COVID-19

JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) - The Randolph County Nursing Home confirmed a positive case of COVID-19 among its residents.

In a Facebook post on Monday evening, the nursing home said the resident was and is still non-symptomatic.

We have sent notification to all family and staff that we have one positive case in the building. We have been screening...

Posted by Randolph County Nursing Home on Monday, April 20, 2020

They also confirmed that they have notified all of the family and staff that are affected by this confirmed case.

The facility says precautions are in place. For example, they are screening employees before work and all of its residents, according to the Arkansas Department of Health guidelines.

The Randolph County Nursing Home has initiated its COVID-19 Care Team and will be testing all of the residents and all of the employees.

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