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VIRUSFACTS

What you need to know about COVID-19

UPDATE: September 18, Toronto, Peel and Ottawa regions are restricting indoor social gatherings to 10 people and outdoor social gatherings to 25 people. Listen to the OMA’s podcast series on Public Health advice for back to school.

VIRUSFACTS: Wellness Advice

Coping with COVID-19 during March Break

Trip cancelled?

Home with the kids during what was suppose to be an action-packed March Break?

All is not lost.

After all, Shakespeare wrote King Lear when he was quarantined during the plague. Some good can come out of this.

Here’s some suggestions while we all try to flatten the coronavirus curve.

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Your next visit to a doctor may not be face to face. Ontario shifting to virtual-first model in bid to halt spread of COVID-19

Family doctors across Ontario are rapidly transitioning to a “virtual-first” care model as a way to halt the spread of COVID-19 in their offices and waiting rooms.

Starting this week, most doctors will talk to patients on the phone, by video conference or through email as a first-step to determine who needs to come to the office for an in-person appointment.

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