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Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates

Originally posted Jan. 27, 2020. Last updated January 14, 2021

This page will provide updates on the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) as they become available. The Ministry of Health has released guidelines for primary care, along with posters. A website for healthcare providers is now live. You can also access information for the public on their site.

January 8th Update on COVID-19 Vaccination Roll Out

Dear Members,


As you are aware, the COVID-19 response is changing rapidly.


As mentioned earlier this week, the Primary Care COVID-19 Vaccination Action Council* is very active in provincial advocacy efforts. We are meeting regularly with many partners including the Ontario Hospital Association, Public Health, Ontario Medical Association, Ministry of Health staff and Vaccine Task Force representatives.  

Wawa FHT & Elliot Lake FHT Physicians named Algoma Public Health's Champions

This year's champions are recognized for going the extra mile to help the community during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Algoma Public Health has officially named this year's Public Health Champions.

Nominations for the awards closed on Nov. 20. 

This year, APH wanted its award to recognize those who have gone the extra mile in helping others overcome the challenges of COVID-19. Among the recipients are Mayor Christian Provenzano, the Sault Ste. Marie YMCA, and Algoma University's Student Success and Advancement Teams.