Additional Public Health and Testing Measures - October 2/20

In consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health, local medical officers of health and public health experts, the government is tightening public health measures. At the same time, in response to the second wave of COVID-19 and in preparation for the cold winter months, the government is taking action to reduce testing times while prioritizing those who are at the greatest risk. This will help provide certainty to patients as to when they can receive a test during the cold winter months.

News Release:

English: https://news.ontario.ca/en/release/58645/ontario-implementing-additional-public-health-and-testing-measures-to-keep-people-safe

French: https://news.ontario.ca/fr/release/58646/lontario-met-en-oeuvre-des-mesures-de-sante-publique-et-de-depistage-supplementaires-pour-proteger-l