COVID-19 Guidance: Primary Care Providers in a Community Setting v3

Home Care Hospital Indigenous Health Long-Term Care Primary Care
Labs, Testing & Screening PPE

Summary

Document provides:

  1. General information for PC
  2. Screening information (passive and active) including link to most recent case definition
  3. What to do with a positive screening
  4. Testing options
  5. Reporting Positive Screeners
  6. Occupational Health & Safety measures

Highlighted changes:  virtual/telephone consults, local assessment centre referrals, contact/droplet precautions, updated case definition, signage, PHO IPAC recommendations

Actions

Please read the full document and follow/implement the actions and precautions as required.

Past Versions

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March 12, 2020

This Directive replaces the Directive #1 issued on March 12, 2020. The Directive #1 issued on March 12, 2020 is revoked.