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What you need to know about COVID-19

UPDATE: The Ontario government announced that, starting June 12, social gatherings can increase to 10 people and certain public health unit regions can reopen more businesses and recreation activities. Read the OMA's plan to support the safe reopening of Ontario.

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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