Ministry of Health and Long Term Care Information Updates Regarding Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) and Acute Care Settings (MOHLTC, October 2014)

The Chief Medical Officer of Health (CMOH) and the the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) have provided recent updates to their Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) directives for health care practitioners in acute care settings. The revised directives can be found here, with the identified changes flagged in this document. All members are encouraged to review the  MOHLTC website (here) for general resources directed towards updating the public and health care workers.

While the immediate threat to the safety of Ontarian’s and psychology practitioners appears low, OAPA will continue to provide the membership direction to resources relevant to your practice and safety.