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West Parry Sound Health Centre

COVID-19 Assessment Centre


Description
COVID-19 assessment centre * out-of-hospital clinic where people will be assessed by a health-care provider, who will provide necessary care and instructions for follow up, if requiredSymptoms include:* fever (over 38 degrees Celsius)* onset of (or exacerbation of chronic) coughAnd any of the following with 14 days prior to onset of illness:* travel outside of Canada* close interaction with someone who has symptoms of COVID-19 who have travelled outside of Canada or to an impacted area within CanadaIf you are concerned you can use the online self-assessment tool or call Telehealth Ontario at 1-866-797-0000 for more informationOntario has released the COVID-19 Test Results Viewer that allows you to check your results online
Hours of Operation
By appointment only * Phones answered Mon-Sun 8 am-4 pm
Eligibility
Individuals should only seek testing at assessment centres if you are:* Showing COVID-19 symptoms (such as a new or worsening cough and/or fever - refer to the COVID-19 self-assessment)* Have been exposed to a confirmed case of the virus, as informed by your public health unit or exposure notification through the COVID Alert app* A resident or work in a setting that has a COVID-19 outbreak, as identified and informed by your local public health unit and* Eligible for testing as part of a targeted testing initiative directed by the Ministry of Health or the Ministry of Long-Term CareIndividuals with severe symptoms should call 9-1-1 if in distress or go to their local emergency department and follow special signage
Application Process
By appointment only * Call first
Fees
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Agency Information
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Copyright
Community Connection, 211 Central East Region Contact Centre
Last Verified On
March 26, 2020