Update on COVID-19 Preparations and Actions

General Information
Bedded & Service Capacity Human Resources Labs, Testing & Screening PPE Other


  1. Expanding capacity – acute/critical care beds, and health system resources
  2. Accelerate actions to clear testing backlog (double number of daily tests by end of week)
  3. Aggressive actions to procure all available PPE for health system.
  4. Support LTCH, particularly in outbreak, with staff, PPE and training as per Directive #3
  5. Establish PH measures table


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.