Dear Family, Friends, and Supporters,
The information below is provided pursuant to N.J.S.A. 26:2H-12.87 for notice of a contagious disease at a long-term care facility licensed pursuant to N.J.S.A. 8:39.
Since April 12th, the New Jersey Firemen’s Home has had a total of 5 residents test positive for Covid 19. The Residents that were positive have either displayed no to mild symptoms.
The New Jersey Firemen’s Home has had a total of 4 staff members test positive for COVID-19. Three have recovered.
The above residents and staff have been isolated or quarantined pending further testing and medical care as needed.
Please note that the families of all affected residents have been and will be notified if they test positive for COVID-19.
We thank everyone for their support and prayers during this difficult time.
John Veras, Superintendent