A message from the Muskoka COVID-19 Assessment Centres
Effective immediately testing is available for the following populations:
• Symptomatic Testing: All people with at least one symptom of COVID-19, even for mild symptoms.
• Asymptomatic, Risk-Based Testing: People who are concerned that they have been exposed to COVID-19. This includes people who are contacts of or may have been exposed to a confirmed or suspected case.
• Asymptomatic, Risk Exposure in Line of Duty: People who are essential workers, health care workers, LCBO employees, grocery store employees, etc.
• Other Testing: Any admissions to hospital from another hospital, long-term care homes, retirement homes or other congregate living settings and institutions (such as homeless shelters, correctional facilities, day care for essential workers, group homes, community-supported living, disability-specific communities/congregate settings, short-term rehab, hospices, other shelters) should be tested upon admission.
If you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 you should contact your Doctor or Nurse Practitioner OR you may book an appointment by calling the assessment centre 1-888-383-7009. If you call the assessment centres to book an appointment, you are strongly encouraged to follow-up with your Doctor or Nurse Practitioner.
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