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COVID-19: Protecting yourself and others
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COVID-19: Protecting yourself and others

Know how it spreads There is currently no vaccine to prevent coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). The best way to prevent illness is to avoid being exposed to this virus. The virus is thought to spread mainly from person-to-person. Between people who are in close contact with one another (within about 2 meters). Through respiratory droplets produced...

COVID-19 Tips: Homekit & Care
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COVID-19 Tips: Homekit & Care

Whether you are caring for a person at home or in a non-healthcare setting, these tips below can help to protect yourself and others. If you or someone in close proximity to you are experiencing some of the COVID-19 symptoms, use these steps as a measure to help slow down the development of more severe...

Updated COVID-19 Symptoms – 23 JUNE, 2020
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Updated COVID-19 Symptoms – 23 JUNE, 2020

As we learn about the new developments and guidelines around the coronavirus, governments and health institutions continue to regularly update information to support our education on how to manage the virus. To this effect, the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has added several new symptoms to its existing list of symptoms for COVID-19....

COVID-19 Mental Health Tips
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COVID-19 Mental Health Tips

While the primary threat posed by COVID-19 is to the physical health of people and the spread of the virus in communities, the pandemic has also had a significant effect on economies, social and cultural activities, and, increasingly, people’s psychological and mental health. As we navigate this new era digitally and at a distance, we...

COVID-19 Guidelines PDF
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COVID-19 Guidelines PDF

Workplaces represent an environment that could accelerate the spread of COVID-19. Below is a guideline of what you need to know and what to do within the workplace to manage and support a positive COVID-19 case. From a workplace and employment perspective, there are some important issues for which employers should prepare. The ability of many employers...

COVID-19 Vulnerability Decision Tree PDF
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COVID-19 Vulnerability Decision Tree PDF

The purpose of this tool is to assist individuals in making decisions during the COVID-19 pandemic related to their health, vulnerability, and potential exposure in their environment to the virus. It is still important to check with state and local health officials and to determine the most appropriate actions while adjusting to meet the unique...