Update on COVID-19 Preparations and Actions

General Information
Labs, Testing & Screening PPE Other


  1. Memo issues to guide operational decision-making for ramp down of elective surgeries and non-emergent activities
  2. Recommendation to suspend Casino operations
  3. Online self assessment tool finalized
  4. Additional self-isolation/social distancing measures to be formalized through CMOH
  5. Adding additional call lines to Telehealth, hiring more clinical staff
  6. OH Table planning for acute care bed availability
  7. Plans to accelerate virtual care options
  8. Plan to accelerate virtual care options
  9. 25 Assessment Centres operational
  10. Ongoing efforts to procure PPE


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

Past Versions

No Past Versions

March 12, 2020

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