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COVID-19 – Health Professionals

Last updated: January 15, 2024

In addition to the information below, please also refer to the general COVID-19 information webpage and information for workplaces.


Cleaning for COVID-19 is the same for other contact/droplet viruses, like influenza.  Additional precautions may be recommended based upon a risk assessment. 

Refer to Public Health Ontario for information on the COVID-19 lab requisition, specimen collection and handling and turnaround time.