- Updated Directive #5: Hospitals within the Meaning of the Public Hospitals Act and Long-Term Care Homes within the meaning of the Long-Term Care Homes Act, 2007 . Effective April 7, 2021 replacing previous versions. Outlines IPAC precautions and procedures for regulated health care professionals in public hospitals or long-term care homes
- Change noted to this bullet: “For public hospitals in COVID-19 outbreak, as declared by the local Medical Officer of Health, and for long-term care homes with one laboratory-confirmed case of COVID-19 …precaution.”
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