Notice to Visitors and Volunteers - Novel Coronavirus Self-Screening

Feb 5th, 2020
By rwhelan

All visitors, volunteers, and service providers, prior to visiting Dufferin Oaks Long Term Care Home, must self-screen and self-identify if you have relevant symptoms and travel history/exposure to the Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), including:

  • Fever and/or cough or difficulty breathing AND ANY OF THE FOLLOWING
  • Travel to mainland China in the 14 days before onset of illness OR
  • Close contact with a confirmed or probable case of 2019-nCoV OR
  • Close contact with a person with acute respiratory illness who has been to mainland China within 14 days prior to their illness onset.

If experiencing respiratory symptoms, visitors must not visit the Long Term Care Home until symptoms completely resolve.