September 01, 2022
September 1, 2022 Dear members, Yesterday, the government announced that first boosters for children 5- to 11-years-old would be available as of today through the provincial COVID-19 vaccination portal or by calling the Provincial Vaccine Contact Centre at 1-833-943-3900. Primary care plays a
September 01, 2022
Originally posted January 4, 2021. Last updated September 1, 2022 *NEW* Resources related to COVID-19 vaccinations based on most recent information shared with AFHTO.   Government Resources (Provincial and Federal) General Resources  Chief Medical Officer of Health Memo on Omicron Summer
August 17, 2022
Content below developed by McMaster Family Health Team Through the expertise and passion of Dr. Tejal Patel, Andrea Pansoy (PA), Dr. Amanda Ramdyal and Dr Anjali Menezes, the McMaster FHT (MFHT) has developed an interactive program focused on equity, diversity, inclusion (EDI), anti-racism and
July 25, 2022
Dear members, As many of you saw in a recent memo issued by the Chief Medical Officer of Health on July 21, there is increasing international community transmission of two sub-variants of the Omicron variant of concern of COVID-19, BA.4 and BA.5. In Ontario, recent data indicates that an
July 15, 2022
Dear members, It has been a busy week and we’d like to share some information on the recent vaccine announcements and on Monkeypox. On Tuesday, the government announced that it would be expanding eligibility for the 4th shot (2nd booster) of the COVID-19 vaccine to everyone aged 18 to 59. These
June 17, 2022
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June 15, 2022
Originally posted Mar 10, 2020. Last updated June 15, 2022 *NEW* We have created a list of infection prevention and control tools and resources. New and updated resources will be added to the top of each list as they become available.   IPAC shareables #StoptheSpread campaign communications
June 09, 2022
Originally posted Mar. 23, 2020. Last updated June 9, 2022 *NEW* Resources related to COVID-19 for the management and operations of primary care team locations are listed below. New and updated resources will be added to the top of each list as they become available. COVID-19 Vaccinations
May 24, 2022
Dear Members, We hope you are all doing well and staying safe as we all navigate through this current wave of COVID-19, while closely monitoring the situation concerning monkeypox cases that have been reported in Europe, the US and now in Quebec and Ontario. Please find attached the following
May 18, 2022
The Ministry of Health (the “ministry”) is supporting newly arriving refugees and people arriving through other exceptional humanitarian authorizations (e.g., Canada-Ukraine Authorization for Emergency Travel) by providing a toll-free, multi-lingual, Refugee HealthLine where they can connect with
May 13, 2022
HOSTED BY the alliance for healthier communities, indigenous primary health care council, nurse practitioner led clinics association, association of family health teams of ontario and ontario health Ontario Health has developed new, gender-affirming cancer screening guidelines to support the
April 22, 2022
Dear Members, Partnering For Quality and the eHealth Centre of Excellence have developed resources for PS Suite, Oscar and Accuro to help with Paxlovid prescriptions and referrals. See below for prescription forms and additional resources.    PS Suite: (Designed by Partnering For Quality)