Home » Archives by category » Health
Drive-through service now available at St. Catharines COVID-19 Assessment Centre

Drive-through service now available at St. Catharines COVID-19 Assessment Centre

Niagara Health press release – To increase safety, efficiency and screen more patients, the COVID-19 Assessment Centre at Niagara Health’s St. Catharines Site is offering a drive-through service for those referred. Beginning today (April 6/2020), people eligible for the drive-through service will be notified when their appointment is booked and will be guided to the […]

Ontario increasing public health units’ capacity to stop COVID-19

Comments Off on Ontario increasing public health units’ capacity to stop COVID-19
Ontario increasing public health units’ capacity to stop COVID-19

Government of Ontario press release – To support public health units’ extensive efforts to stop the spread of COVID-19, Ontario is taking further action to redirect existing resources to focus squarely on the fight against this new virus while allowing for public health units to considerably increase their capacity. Ontario has launched a new user-friendly online […]

Continue reading …

Ontario provides full transparency by releasing COVID-19 modelling

Comments Off on Ontario provides full transparency by releasing COVID-19 modelling
Ontario provides full transparency by releasing COVID-19 modelling

Government of Ontario press release – On Friday, Apr. 3/2020, the Ontario government released extensive COVID-19 modelling, revealing several scenarios that project the potential number of cases and deaths. In doing so, the province is providing the public with full transparency about the consequences should everyone but essential workers fail to stay home and practice […]

Continue reading …

Ontario increasing mental health support during COVID-19

Comments Off on Ontario increasing mental health support during COVID-19
Ontario increasing mental health support during COVID-19

Government of Ontario press release – Ontario government is making it easier for everyone, especially those on the front lines, to reach out for mental health support during the COVID-19 outbreak. To improve access, the province is providing emergency funding of up to $12 million to immediately expand online and virtual mental health supports and […]

Continue reading …

Temporary free parking at all Niagara Health Sites

Comments Off on Temporary free parking at all Niagara Health Sites
Temporary free parking at all Niagara Health Sites

Niagara Health press release – To enhance safety and mitigate the financial burden placed on families during this time, all patients, staff and physicians now have free parking at all Niagara Health sites. This temporary measure will continue until further notice. The decision to place a moratorium on parking fees: Will help increase safety at […]

Continue reading …

Only essential items to be dropped off to patients

Comments Off on Only essential items to be dropped off to patients
Only essential items to be dropped off to patients

Niagara Health press release – In an effort to further support a safe patient care and work environment for all, Niagara Health is placing additional restrictions on personal items and food that can be dropped off to patients at all hospital sites. Effective immediately, only essential personal items can be delivered to patients. These items […]

Continue reading …
Page 1 of 78123Next ›Last »