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Levelling up masks

Find more information about ASTM level 1 and level 3 masks.

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Updated PPE guidance for care partners

Effective immediately, care partners will be permitted to wear their own mask (N95 or other), provided they wear a hospital issued mask on top.

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New: Extended PPE use guidelines for staff

New PPE guidance for staff – updated January 12, 2022

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Point of Care Risk Assessment (PCRA)

GRH has prepared guidance to health care works for completing a point of care risk assessment.

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GRH Facilities & Operations PPE & Supplies

Policy – Universal Masking Policy for Patients and Visitors

Developed by: Infection Prevention & Control / Occupational Health and Safety Approved by: Executive Vice President, Patient Care Services PurposeThe purpose of this policy is to provide clear guidance on the application of medical mask…

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PPE & Supplies

Levelling up masks

Find more information about ASTM level 1 and level 3 masks.

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PPE & Supplies

Updated PPE guidance for care partners

Effective immediately, care partners will be permitted to wear their own mask (N95 or other), provided they wear a hospital issued mask on top.

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PPE & Supplies

New: Extended PPE use guidelines for staff

New PPE guidance for staff – updated January 12, 2022

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GRH COVID-19 Update & Journey PPE & Supplies

Directive 5 and changes to the interim PPE recommendations based on increasing prevalence of Omicron variant

On December 15, 2021 Public Health Ontario released the Interim IPAC Recommendations for Use of Personal Protective Equipment for Care of Individuals with Suspect or Confirmed COVID-19.

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GRH COVID-19 Update & Journey Omicron PPE & Supplies

Planning for Omicron

We are aware that the situation with respect to Omicron is changing quickly and are paying close attention to what this might mean for GRH. In any decisions we make, we will be prioritizing the…

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Mask Inventory Dashboard

Updated July 30: Mask usage and supply numbers at GRH

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Procedure for Workers* Continuous Masking and Patient, Family and Visitor Masking during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Updated May 3: This document outlines requirements and provides guidance for masking for GRH patients, families, care partners and visitors, GRH workers in clinical and non-clinical areas.

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PPE requirements for COVID patients

Updated April 6, 2021 with new PCRA guidance; PPE requirements for COVID-19 positive/suspected patients

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N95s – 9210 style refit (April 2021)

March 29: If you have been fitted to an 9210 style N95, please read this to see if you need to be refitted to a new respirator style.

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Human Resources PPE & Supplies

Guidance on prescription eye protection/providing your own eye protection

March 18: Guidance for eye protection, for staff asking if they can bring their own eye protection gear to work.

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COVID Signs/Symptoms COVID-19 Vaccine GRH COVID-19 Update & Journey GRH Facilities & Operations Human Resources Labs & Testing PPE & Supplies

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 COVID-19 Vaccine GRH COVID-19 Update & Journey Human Resources Labs & Testing PPE & Supplies

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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