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Federal

The Government of Canada and some provincial/territorial governments are providing free rapid COVID-19 tests to organizations for regular workplace screening of close-contact employees. Rapid tests are easy to administer and provide a result in 15 minutes.

Last Updated: Oct. 4, 2021
Date Published: Apr. 13, 2021
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
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Keywords:  pandemic, COVID-19, COVID, coronavirus, Benefits, rapid, testing, test, kit
Federal

People infected with COVID-19 can shed the virus through their stool, even if they don't have any symptoms. Testing a community's sewage (wastewater) can tell us if COVID-19 is increasing or decreasing in that community. Our scientists have developed a pan-Canadian wastewater network to monitor the spread of COVID-19 in Canada. This is in collaboration with provincial, territorial and municipal governments and academia across Canada.

Last Updated: Aug. 3, 2022
Date Published: Apr. 29, 2022
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: CSV HTML
Keywords:  Wastewater samples, wastewater, COVID-19
Federal

What you, and what communities can do to lower the spread of COVID-19 in settings including social services, workplaces, outdoors, community, religious, transport and remote and Indigenous communities.

Last Updated: Sep. 24, 2021
Date Published: Jun. 12, 2020
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Coronavirus, COVID-19, pandemic, measures, to reduce, COVID-19, COVID
Federal

COVID-19 is an illness caused by a coronavirus. Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses, some of which infect animals and others that can infect humans.

Last Updated: Jul. 7, 2020
Date Published: Jun. 27, 2020
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19, coronavirus, testing, stigma, mental health, physical health
Federal

The first version of the National laboratory testing indication guidance for COVID-19 document was developed at the beginning of the COVID-19 outbreak. The original guidance document was finalized and approved by the Special Advisory Committee on April 16, 2020. Since then, significant developments in four areas have prompted the need to review and update the guidance. This document was updated in May 2020 to reflect these developments.

Last Updated: Jun. 4, 2020
Date Published: May 27, 2020
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19 pandemic, guidance for COVID-19, National laboratory testing, testing technologies, epidemiology changes.
Federal

Parents, caregivers and children across the country are facing new challenges as the COVID-19 pandemic affects our daily work and home routines. Schools, daycares and most workplaces have closed, and children and parents are suddenly at home full-time.

Last Updated: Nov. 4, 2020
Date Published: May 21, 2020
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19, Coronavirus, parenting, children
Federal

The COVID-19 Emergency Loan Program for Canadians Abroad is a temporary financial assistance program to help Canadians travelling outside Canada to return home or to shelter in place while they arrange to return to Canada. This dataset provides information on the number and value of loans issued by country.

Last Updated: Apr. 13, 2022
Date Published: Dec. 21, 2020
Organization: Global Affairs Canada
Formats: DOCX CSV
Keywords:  COVID-19 Emergency Loan Program; COVID-19
Federal

Many potential drugs and treatments for use against COVID-19 are being evaluated in Canada and around the world. Several different types of treatments have been developed.

Last Updated: Aug. 26, 2021
Date Published: Jul. 30, 2021
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19, drugs, treatments, COVID-19 treatments
Federal

This report presents evidence-informed recommendations for testing a vaccinated population and vaccinated individuals.

Last Updated: Sep. 24, 2021
Date Published: Sep. 1, 2021
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19, testing for COVID-19, testing vaccinated populations, testing vaccinated individuals
Federal

How Health Canada is addressing clinical trials of drugs and vaccines, its expedited review process and the Special Access Program to find therapies to prevent or treat COVID-19.

Last Updated: Jul. 27, 2021
Date Published: May 3, 2021
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19, pandemic, vaccines for COVID-19, drugs for COVID-19
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