By Richie Ramos

CARMICHAEL (CBS13) – A nursing facility in Carmichael has reported an uptick in cases of COVID-19 on Sunday.

Whitney Oaks Care Center said 13 residents and 13 staff members have tested positive during the coronavirus pandemic and one resident died from COVID-19 over the weekend.

The facility said nine residents and nine staff members are currently actively positive.

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Over the last 72 hours, there were at least three new cases of respiratory symptoms.

Three of the 13 residents are reportedly in the hospital in stable condition.

The Whitney Oaks Care Center is located at  3529 Walnut Ave.

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  1. Barbara Smith says:

    This information if inaccurate. According to Kayl Dahl, Administrator of Whitney Oaks reported that only 9 residents and three staff members posted positive in the last 72 hours. Three residents were sent to the hospital. The 90 year old resident that died had a stroke. He tested positive but did not die from it. Three residents are in the hospital. The other residents are quarantined and are asymptomatic. The staff members are quarantined. For accurate information go to whitneyoakscarecenter.com.

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