Keeping Kalyna Care safe from COVID-19

Kalyna Care is committed to keeping our residents, staff and families safe from COVID 19.

Update 22 Nov 2022
All Kalyna Care Staff are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Contractors, visiting GPs and allied health specialist must provide their vaccination status before entering the facility

Guided by the Victorian Department of Health, we have the following COVID protocols in place:

  • An Infection Prevention Control (IPC) Team lead by our Clinical Manager
  • Rapid Antigen Testing for all visitors, contractors, and non-regular staff
  • Services Victoria QR Code Check in and EntryTrcker check in which requires a COVID declaration for all persons entering the facility
  • Regular PCR COVID testing for staff
  • COVID Monitoring of residents (and testing when required)
  • Wearing the required PPE (as per DHS guidelines)
  • Our own cleaning staff trained in infection prevention cleaning protocols
  • A vaccination program for residents and staff (COVID 19 and Flu Vaccinations)
  • Regular staff training on infection control principles
  • All staff, volunteers, placement students and contractors are fully vaccinated against COVID 19

For more information, please contact our Facility Manager or call 9116 4100.

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