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COVID-19 Vaccine

January 21: Onsite third dose COVID-19 vaccine clinic at KW Campus

In order to ensure team members receive a third dose booster as soon as possible, there will be an onsite COVID-19 vaccine clinic at the KW Campus on January 21, 2022 from 7:30am-3:30pm in room…

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Opportunity for GRH staff to work at local vaccination clinics

The Region of Waterloo is ramping up vaccine efforts to administer 15,000 – 20,000 vaccines a day in the region. We have been asked to support with staffing at these vaccine clinics to ensure the…

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Care Partners Vaccine Guidelines: FAQ for Admitted Patients

vaccinated against COVID-19. Patients and Care Partners can discuss an exemption to this guideline with the manager of your care area.

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January 21: Onsite third dose COVID-19 vaccine clinic at KW Campus

In order to ensure team members receive a third dose booster as soon as possible, there will be an onsite COVID-19 vaccine clinic at the KW Campus on January 21, 2022 from 7:30am-3:30pm in room…

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COVID-19 Vaccine

Opportunity for GRH staff to work at local vaccination clinics

The Region of Waterloo is ramping up vaccine efforts to administer 15,000 – 20,000 vaccines a day in the region. We have been asked to support with staffing at these vaccine clinics to ensure the…

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COVID-19 Vaccine

Care Partners Vaccine Guidelines: FAQ for Admitted Patients

vaccinated against COVID-19. Patients and Care Partners can discuss an exemption to this guideline with the manager of your care area.

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COVID-19 vaccine booster available for health care workers

Sent on behalf of Marc Simard, Director Employee Health and Wellness. Quick details: -Waterloo Region vaccination clinics will start providing thirds doses of the COVID-19 vaccine to priority populations-Health care workers that had their second…

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Upcoming vaccination guidance for Care Partners

Bonnie Camm, Executive Vice President of Clinical Services Quick details: Starting November 9 care partners will be required to provide proof of full COVID-19 vaccination to visit or accompany a patient for an approved visit…

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Care Partners and COVID-19 Vaccine: FAQ

Grand River Hospital requires care partners to provide proof of full COVID-19 vaccination, along with government issued ID, or to have an approved exemption to this guideline to be able to visit or accompany a…

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Virtual Vaccine Education Panel FAQ

On Thursday, October 7, GRH hosted a COVID-19 vaccination discussion where a physician panel provided information on vaccine efficacy and answered staff questions.  Panelists included: -Dr. William Ciccotelli, Medical Director, Infection Prevention and Control, Grand…

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Team Members With Only 1 Dose of COVID-19 Vaccination on File With GRH

GRH is permitting team members with proof of one (1) dose of the COVID-19 vaccination on file with Occupational Health and Safety as of October 12th to continue working where they comply with all requirements.

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REMINDER: COVID-19 Rapid Testing

Employees, staff, contractors and students who are unvaccinated or who have not disclosed their COVID vaccination status must self-test at home twice per week beginning Friday September 10th, 2021.

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Notice of policy: Mandatory vaccine policy for GRH team members

GRH will be aligning with partner hospitals to ensure a safe environment for our team members and for our patients and community through the attached policy that outlines how the hospitals will manage the requirements…

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REMINDER: Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccination Policy

Health care workers (this includes all staff, physicians, and volunteers) must provide proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 by Sept 7. Health care workers who do not submit this proof will be considered unvaccinated. Instructions on…

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Ontario Government Directive Re: Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccination Policies for High-Risk Settings

August 18: We are developing our COVID-19 vaccination policy as mandated by the Government of Ontario. If you have received your vaccine, please send your vaccine receipt to Occupational Health and Safety.

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