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Provincial emergency declaration and public health guidance for COVID-19

Provincial emergency declaration and public health guidance for COVID-19

Issued: Tuesday, March 17, 2020 Today at 8:30 a.m., the Government of Ontario declared a province-wide state of emergency to protect Ontarians from COVID-19 (2019 novel coronavirus). “Today’s declaration of… Read more »

Social distancing advised by Public Health to limit spread of COVID-19

Social distancing advised by Public Health to limit spread of COVID-19

Issued: Monday, March 16, 2020 In light of the rapidly evolving COVID-19 pandemic, Public Health Sudbury & Districts is ramping up its recommendations to the community to prevent local spread…. Read more »

North Bay Regional Health Centre visitor restrictions

North Bay Regional Health Centre visitor restrictions

Hospital scaling down non-urgent clinical activity [NORTH BAY, ON] – Effective tonight at 8:00 p.m. (March 16), visitors will no longer be permitted access to the North Bay Regional Health… Read more »

HSN suspends hospital volunteer program in Sudbury

HSN suspends hospital volunteer program in Sudbury

Media Statement – March 16, 2020 HSN has no admitted patients who have tested positive for COVID-19. New: Effective at noon on Monday March 16th, our Volunteer Program is suspended…. Read more »

Second case of COVID-19 confirmed in Sudbury

Second case of COVID-19 confirmed in Sudbury

On Sunday March 15, 2020, Dr. Penny Sutcliffe, Sudbury & Districts Medical Officer of Health, reported that a woman in her 60s is the second confirmed case of COVID-19 in… Read more »

HSN introduces visitor restrictions. Elective surgeries being cancelled.

HSN introduces visitor restrictions. Elective surgeries being cancelled.

Sudbury, Ontario — March 15, 2020 HSN has no admitted patients who have tested positive for COVID-19. HSN opened on March 13th a COVID-19 Assessment Centre at 56 Walford Road…. Read more »

Ontario expanding Telehealth Ontario resources

Ontario expanding Telehealth Ontario resources

Ensuring Timely Responses for Ontarians TORONTO, March 16, 2020 — As the COVID-19 outbreak continues to evolve locally and globally, Ontario is taking further action to ensure the province’s health… Read more »

COVID-19 testing procedure at Sudbury’s Health Sciences North

COVID-19 testing procedure at Sudbury’s Health Sciences North

SUDBURY, ON – As of March 13th, Health Sciences North (HSN) is operating a COVID-19 Assessment Centre in the North Laboratory 1 area of the Health Sciences North Research Institute… Read more »

Sudbury Health Sciences North updater on COVID-19

Sudbury Health Sciences North updater on COVID-19

Please see the updated information below as part of our COVID-19 Media Bulletin for March 13.  HSN has no admitted patients who have tested positive for COVID-19.  We… Read more »

Stay calm says child psychiatrist

Stay calm says child psychiatrist

With so much talk about the Coronavirus, mental health experts warn it can take a toll on our mental health and well-being, and really bother young children that don’t fully… Read more »

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