Positive Covid-19 case at Spring River Christian Village

Proactively, on June 16, 2020 all residents and associates were tested for COVID-19 and results are expected in near future.

Coronavirus COVID

JOPLIN, Mo. – The Christian Horizons (CH) COVID-19 Task Force reported a positive case at Spring River Christian Village located in Joplin, MO on June 17, 2020.

 “We have notified public health officials as required and are following procedures recommended by the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention,” said Ray Dickison, COO and task force leader. 
Proactively, on June 16, 2020 all residents and associates were tested for COVID-19.  We will receive all those results in the near future and will respond in accordance to our testing, containment and treatment plans.
Christian Horizons is doing everything we can to ensure we stop the spread of this within our communities. We are in close communication with the local and state health officials to ensure we are taking the appropriate steps currently. We have dedicated units for infection prevention, dedicated staff with enhanced training, enhanced cleaning protocols and management of personal protective equipment and supplies.  We have advanced clinical team support with 24/7 telehealth monitoring capabilities for immediate assessment and management of treatment interventions.
We continue to enforce the recommended preventative actions such as visitor restriction, associate screening, social distancing, eliminating all group activities, eliminating all group dining, and implementing all infection control prevention and precautions. We will continue to stay committed to ongoing testing of our residents and associates.
To learn more about what CH is doing in response to COVID-19, visit us at ChristianHorizonsLiving.org
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Spring River Christian Village located at 201 S. Northpark Lane in Joplin, MO is part of the Christian Horizons family. Christian Horizons is a faith-based, not-for-profit that has been proactively meeting the needs of those requiring post-acute care services and senior living options since 1965.  Christian Horizons consists of 11 senior living communities, hospice care, private duty home care, and pharmacy services to nearly 2,000 residents across four states (Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, and Missouri).