The Highlands at Wyomissing is accepting donations of personal protective equipment (PPE) and other supplies. The types of PPE we are looking for include: surgical masks, N95 masks, handmade masks, gloves, gowns, and commercially made hand sanitizer. Please call 484-220-8500 to alert staff that you will be donating supplies before dropping off the items at the front entrance. 2000 Cambridge Ave Wyomissing, Pa 19610 Thank you to residents, family members, and staff for your continued support during this difficult time.
Dear Residents, Family Members and Visitors, PANDEMIC RESPONSE – COVID-19 March 15, 2020 We continue to feel very positive about the level of our preparedness and steps taken to reduce risks to residents and staff. To that end, The Highlands is requesting all residents restrict interaction with the outside community. Excursions, which are deemed necessary, quite often are not. We cannot prevent you from leaving, but the risk is to great. As of 2:00 p.m. Sunday, March 15, 2020, under recommendations by the CDC (Center of Disease Control) and PA- DoH (Department of Health), no visitors will be permitted to enter The Highlands buildings. This includes villa and Gaelsong homes. Additionally, no visitors will be allowed to enter Skilled Nursing and Personal Care. This includes resident spouses which previously were permitted. For now, please stay home and safe. We will continue to keep you posted on any new information and alerts. Thank you! Kevin P. DeAcosta
In an effort to keep you informed with timely and transparent information, we are providing the following communication about how The Highlands at Wyomissing is preparing for the 2019 Coronavirus (COVID-19). Please be assured that The Highlands is dedicated to protecting our residents and ensuring their care is provided in a safe and healthy environment.
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