Arizona’s largest senior living campus releases COVID-19 data
Glencroft Center for Modern Aging, the largest single location senior living community in Arizona, has become the first facility in the state to release its complete COVID-19 data. This includes resident and employee counts, how many have been tested for COVID-19 and the results of those tests. The daily report will also include the number of residents who have died during the pandemic.
At 40 acres,with more than 800 residents and more than 500 employees, Glencroft is the largest senior living campus in Arizona. The majority of Glencroft residents (575) reside in Independent Living housing while the remaining are in Assisted Living or Skilled Nursing facilities in the community.
Following state and county COVID-19 reporting protocols, Glencroft’s daily COVID-19 updates will be from the previous business day. Glencroft is required by law to notify residents, their families and employees on the latest data.
As of Friday, May 15, Glencroft reported:
• Residents: 19 positive cases, 21 recovered, 16 deceased. Eleven of the deaths have been in Skilled Nursing and five in Assisted Living
• Employees: 12 positive cases; 30 recovered and no deaths
• Total positive tests to date: 56 residents and 42 employees
“By releasing this data we hope it inspires others to do so and encourage our industry to be as transparent as possible,” said Scott McClintock, Glencroft’s Chief Strategy Officer. “From the beginning of this pandemic, Glencroft has carefully followed the most stringent preventative protocols and we continue to do so. For more than 50 years, Glencroft has been providing outstanding care and services to our residents. We are doing everything within our power to continue to save lives and deal with this pandemic. Our residents, their families and our employees are true heroes and we will continue to do everything in our power to care for everyone at Glencroft.”