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Advice for caring for someone with COVID-19, including how to protect yourself, your family and others in your community.

Last Updated: Oct. 22, 2020
Date Published: Aug. 13, 2020
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19, Coronavirus, advice, supplies, cleaning, disinfecting, symptoms, self-isolating
Federal

The purpose of this document is to provide planning guidance for the delivery of health care in Canada during the COVID-19 pandemic, which is expected to result in a prolonged period of increased demand on the health care system.

Last Updated: Sep. 24, 2021
Date Published: Apr. 22, 2020
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19, Pandemic, Pandemic Guidance, Health Care Sector, health care, system, during, pandemic response, COVID
Federal

If you are caring for a child who has or may have COVID-19, it is important to follow the steps below to protect yourself and others in the home, as well as those in your community.

Last Updated: May 8, 2020
Date Published: Apr. 16, 2020
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19, child, caregivers, fever, cough, symptoms, infection, environment, supplies
Federal

If you are caring for a person who has been diagnosed with COVID-19, follow this advice to protect yourself and others in the home, as well as those in your community.

Last Updated: May 8, 2020
Date Published: May 1, 2020
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  Caregivers, COVID-19, contact, mask, gloves, eye protection, environment, symptoms, supplies
Federal

Ways to take care of your mental health and cope during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Last Updated: Aug. 4, 2020
Date Published: Jun. 12, 2020
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Coronavirus, COVID-19, mental health crisis, Wellness Together Canada, stress, no control, taking care of yourself.
Federal

Canada and the Northwest Territories agree that immediate action and collaboration was and continues to be needed among governments to expand virtual care services to support improved access to publicly insured health care services for Canadians and to work together to further accelerate the use of virtual care services as a critical channel for delivering care during COVID-19.

Last Updated: May 28, 2021
Date Published: May 6, 2021
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19, pandemic, response to COVID-19, Canada-Northwest Territories, bilateral agreement, Pan-Canadian, virtual care priorities
Federal

This primer is intended to support health care providers in better understanding and addressing COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy, in their practice and beyond.

Last Updated: May 28, 2021
Date Published: Apr. 28, 2021
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19, pandemic, covid vaccine, COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy
Federal

While diseases can make anyone sick, some Canadians are more at risk of getting an infection and developing severe complications due to their health, social and economic circumstances. Organizations, staff and volunteers play an important role in helping to prevent these populations from getting or spreading the COVID-19 virus. Start by sharing simple things they can do to help keep themselves and others healthy, guide them to help if they develop any signs and symptoms and learn ways help care for sick clients recovering from COVID-19.

Last Updated: Nov. 25, 2020
Date Published: May 1, 2020
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19 Pandemic, Vulnerable populations.
Federal

The Public Health Agency of Canada, in collaboration with Canadian public health, infection prevention and control (IPC) experts, and the Funeral Service Association of Canada has developed this document to provide guidance on IPC and public health measures in relation to death care services in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Last Updated: Sep. 24, 2021
Date Published: Apr. 25, 2020
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19, Pandemic, Pandemic, interim, guidance, on Death, care services, handling of dead bodies, during pandemic
Federal

Ventilators are an important piece of medical equipment in the fight against COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus. Health care professionals use ventilators to give respiratory help to patients who need it. Health Canada reviews all COVID-19-related submissions and applications as quickly as possible without compromising patient safety.

Last Updated: Jun. 30, 2021
Date Published: May 26, 2021
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19, pandemic, ventilators, ventilators for patients with COVID-19, respiratory help to patients, COVID-19-related submissions and applications
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