COVID-19 Guidance: Home and Community Care Providers v6

Community Support Services EMS Home Care Other
Labs, Testing & Screening PPE

Summary

  • Updated screening and testing guidance, and a new section on client and household member education regarding COVID surveillance, self monitoring, testing and caring for someone in isolation. As well as, updated Occupational Health and Safety Guidance.

Actions

  • SPO and HCCSS staff are required to continue with pre-screening via telephone prior to all visits. A second screening is to be completed at the time of the visit. Employees are to continue with self screening at least 2x daily.

DISCLAIMER: This document has been reviewed by Ontario Health West staff. While staff has provided its summary and interpretation of key action items, every health service provider remains responsible for ensuring their own understanding of the document and actions items, next steps and/or accountabilities outlined in the document.

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