Second COVID-19 cluster found in Donaldsonville nursing home


DONALDSONVILLE, La. – (LOCAL 33)(FOX 44) – A second COVID-19 cluster has been found in Louisiana, following the outbreak at the Lambeth Nursing Home in New Orleans.

The Louisiana Department of Health confirmed five cases of the coronavirus at Chateau D’Ville Rehab and Retirement Monday. The nursing home houses both elderly and high risk patients. Officials within the department say that each victim is being isolated and treated by medical professionals.

In a statement released by the Priority Management, the nursing home’s corporate office, the rest of the residents are being quarantined inside their rooms. The statement went on to say that residents were being provided with all the necessary care and being screened daily as well.

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