All visitors to nursing home residents are encouraged to take a single test weekly. They must, regardless of vaccination status, the press release reads.
If infection is found in a nursing home, everyone is tested to break chains of infection.
– Nursing home residents are one of the most vulnerable groups compared to covid-19. Many have already paid a high price with months of isolation last year. We will not go into that again, says Minister of Social Affairs and the Elderly Astrid Krag in the press release.
– With testing, cleaning and revaccination, we must protect the residents, and at the same time maintain a good and safe everyday life with social activities and visits by friends, children and grandchildren.
Source: The Nordic Page