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GRH COVID-19 Update & Journey Labs & Testing Omicron

PCR testing available for team members experiencing one (1) COVID-19 symptom

Due to the large number of outbreaks and positive cases of COVID-19 among team members, Occupational Health, Safety and Wellness and the Infection Prevention and Control teams are requesting team members who are experiencing just…

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GRH COVID-19 Update & Journey Labs & Testing Omicron

Effective Thursday, January 20: PCR Self-Swab Testing Discontinued

With restricted PCR testing eligibility, the COVID Assessment Centre is experiencing lower volumes with unfilled appointments daily. In order to maximize efficiency of the staff working at the Assessment Centre, PCR self-swab testing will end…

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COVID Signs/Symptoms Labs & Testing

Changes to asymptomatic admission testing for COVID-19

With recent changes to the provincial COVID-19 testing guidelines, guidelines for asymptomatic screening for COVID-19 have been updated. This update no longer recommends asymptomatic screening requirements for fully vaccinated individuals in specific categories.

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GRH COVID-19 Update & Journey Labs & Testing Omicron

PCR testing available for team members experiencing one (1) COVID-19 symptom

Due to the large number of outbreaks and positive cases of COVID-19 among team members, Occupational Health, Safety and Wellness and the Infection Prevention and Control teams are requesting team members who are experiencing just…

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GRH COVID-19 Update & Journey Labs & Testing Omicron

Effective Thursday, January 20: PCR Self-Swab Testing Discontinued

With restricted PCR testing eligibility, the COVID Assessment Centre is experiencing lower volumes with unfilled appointments daily. In order to maximize efficiency of the staff working at the Assessment Centre, PCR self-swab testing will end…

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COVID Signs/Symptoms Labs & Testing

Changes to asymptomatic admission testing for COVID-19

With recent changes to the provincial COVID-19 testing guidelines, guidelines for asymptomatic screening for COVID-19 have been updated. This update no longer recommends asymptomatic screening requirements for fully vaccinated individuals in specific categories.

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COVID-19 Vaccine Labs & Testing

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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GRH Facilities & Operations Labs & Testing

New Mobile COVID-19 Assessment Centre for staff, physicians and providers

Feb 25: new on-site testing option for team members who need to be swabbed due to an outbreak/outbreak investigation.

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ICYMI: Feb 25 Virtual Staff Update replay

GRH President and CEO, Ron Gagnon provides an update on the current state of COVID in our province, region, and hospital; latest information on our vaccine roll-out; and organizational updates about current operational results, our…

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COVID Signs/Symptoms Labs & Testing

COVID-19 testing and the documentation of Outbreak/Investigation Numbers

Effective today, February 4, 2021, when placing a COVID-19 order in Powerchart, a new field is now available for the entry of an Outbreak / Investigation Number when provided. Click here for more information

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COVID Signs/Symptoms Innovation, Technology & Research Labs & Testing

COVID-19 notification in Cerner

April 22: COVID-19 status (exposed, suspect, or confirmed) added to Cerner banner bar.

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ICYMI: Jan 15 COVID-19 Town Hall replay

GRH President and CEO, Ron Gagnon provides an update on the current state of COVID in our province, region, and hospital; our roll in the province’s vaccine implementation plan; and more. Click the video below…

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COVID Signs/Symptoms Labs & Testing

COVID-19 Signs and Symptoms

Updated January 4: Signs and symptoms of COVID-19 for clinician reference.

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