Raleigh County nursing home reporting an increase in COVID-19 cases

Pine Lodge Nursing Center

BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) – A nursing home in Raleigh County is seeing an increase in positive COVID-19 tests.

The Pine Lodge Nursing Center is reporting an influx of COVID-19 cases among both their residents and staff members.  Last week, four staff and four residents tested positive for the virus.

According to Dr. Richard Feifer, Chief Medical Officer, the facility is now reporting 12 residents and five staff members who have tested positive for COVID-19. One person has passed away from the virus at the facility.

Our thoughts and prayers go out to those impacted by COVID-19, especially the family of the one resident that passed away.

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