Iakhihsohtha Visitor Restrictions In Effect Until Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Enniskó:wa/March 24, 2016

Please be advised that the Iakhihsohtha Home for the Elderly visitor restrictions will remain in effect until Tuesday, March 29, 2016. Visitor restrictions are in place due to a number of residents with gastrointestinal illness. 

The Mohawk Council of Akwesasne Department of Health considers the safety of the Iakhihsohtha Home for the Elderly residents, employees and community members’ one of the highest priorities.  We assessed the status of the outbreak on a daily basis to determine that the risk to our residents, families, employees and community members has been minimized.

MCA Department of Health thanks the community for their cooperation throughout this precautionary measure.

Immediate family members of Iakhihsohtha residents can contact the Home for the Elderly at (613) 575-2507 for further information. You can also contact the Community Health office at (613) 575-2341 Ext. 3220 more information.