COVID-19

Covid-19  Information and Updates :

Covid Vaccine Information :

https://covid-19.ontario.ca/covid-19-vaccines-ontario

 

If you think you may have COVID-19, please use the Ministry of Health’s self-assessment tool available here:

https://www.ontario.ca/page/2019-novel-coronavirus-covid-19-self-assessment       and follow the instructions based on your answers to the questions.

Covid testing in Niagara :

https://www.niagararegion.ca/health/covid-19/testing.aspx

Covid testing in Hamilton :

https://www.hamilton.ca/coronavirus/assessment-centres

 

 

Please note that our clinic is not equipped to test for COVID-19.

IF YOU HAVE SEVERE SYMPTOMS
If this is a medical emergency, please call 9-1-1 immediately. Otherwise, go to the hospital emergency department and pay attention to special signage.

Thank you for your patience and understanding in these difficult times.

How To protect yourself from COVID-19

https://www.publichealthontario.ca/-/media/documents/ncov/factsheet/2020/05/factsheet-covid-19-immunocompromised.pdf?la=en

For your safety and to limit further transmission of COVID-19 , If you have any of the following :

– Fever and symptoms of respiratory illness or pneumonia AND
   –  Traveled within 14 days outside of CANADA OR
   –   Had close contact with a confirmed or probable case of COVID-19

IF ANY OF THE ABOVE APPLY, PLEASE FOLLOW THESE STEPS
1. Isolate yourself within your home as quickly as possible AND
2. Call public health or Telehealth
Niagara Public Health: 905-688-8248 ext. 7330
                                              Toll-free: 1-888-505-6074
                                              Telehealth: 1-866-797-0000

3. If you are ill and must visit a health care professional right away, call ahead and
inform receptionist of your symptoms. A physician will call you as soon as possible.

Grimsby MedicalAssociates: 905-945-5476

 

Public health web page in regards to Coronavirus :

https://www.niagararegion.ca/health/Novel-Coronavirus.aspx

Niagara Public Health Corona Virus Info Line:

Toll-free: 1-888-505-6074

Hamilton Public Health Corona Virus Info line :

COVID-19 hotline at 905-546-2424 ext. 7970

 

Please Remember you can help to protect yourself from all respiratory illnesses by

  • Washing hands regularly with soap and warm water or use an alcohol-based sanitizer.
  • Avoiding touching your face with unwashed hands
  • Sneeze or cough into your arm or sleeve
  • Avoid handshakes, hugs or kisses
  • Avoiding close contact with who are sick
  • Reduce your exposure to crowded places