- All non-emergent and non-urgent surgeries and procedures should be ceased.
- Emergent and urgent surgeries will not be impacted in an effort to reduce and prevent patient morbidity and mortality.
- The cessation of non-emergent and non-urgent surgeries and procedures does not apply to pediatric specialty hospitals.
- Please read the full document and follow/implement the immediate requirements.
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.