After it became known a week ago that an employee of the nursing home had contracted Covid-19, the safety measures in the facility were tightened according to conditions imposed by the district health office. The residents were put in quarantine in their rooms, the nursing staff was instructed to enter the rooms only with protective clothing and to pay attention to increased hygiene measures. Symptomatic residents and employees of the care facility were immediately tested for the coronavirus, according to the circle. A total of thirteen residents and ten nursing home employees have been infected with the novel coronavirus SARS-Cov-2 within the past week.
As of April 2, the number of infected people in the Lahn-Dill district is 219. Of these, 43 people are currently considered to have recovered.