8 staff members at Grand Villa of New Port Richey test positive for COVID-19

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NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. (WFLA) – The Grand Villa of New Port Richey announced on Friday eight staff members at the assisted living facility have tested positive for COVID-19.

John Moschner, president of SenCare Management, said in a video posted to Grand Villa’s Facebook page that 31 staff members tested.

8 staff members tested positive and according to Moschner were all asymptomactic.

“We immediately sent those staff members home to self-isolate and seek medical treatment,” Moschner said.

Moschner says the facility has been in contact with the Florida Department of Health for expanded testing for staff and residents.

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