Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates

Originally posted Jan. 27, 2020. Last updated Oct. 25, 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.

Pause of first doses of AstraZeneca/COVIDSHIELD Update

In This Issue:

  • Pause of first doses of AstraZeneca/COVIDSHIELD Update
  • mRNA Vaccines in Primary Care
  • Ontario Matching Portal
  • COVID-19 vaccination clinic workflow and mass upload tips & tricks
  • Community of Practice: Primary Care Participation
  • COVID@Home
  • A Big Thank You!

Dear Members,

Joint Letter on Vaccine dose intervals for Indigenous populations

To:    Premier Doug Ford
Christine Elliott, Deputy Premier, Minster of Health

Cc:    Dr. Dirk Huyer, Coordinator, Provincial Outbreak Response
Greg Rickford, Minister of Indigenous Affairs
Dr. David Williams, Chief Medical Officer of Health (MOH)

Re: Changes to dosing schedule for COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution to Urban Indigenous populations

March 26, 2021

Dear Premier Ford and Minister Elliott,