A nurse’s review of mask policy

In summary: wash hands, keep your physical distancing, wear a mask where it is mandatory or where physical distancing is not possible.

UPDATE: Brampton City Council to distribute 1 million masks, by-law starts July 12

The City of Brampton mandatory mask by-law comes into effect July 12, Mayor Patrick Brown announced in his weekly COVID-19 press conference. Mayor Brown also announced that the city will be distributing 1,000,000 non-medical masks in the next couple of weeks. Each Brampton household will receive three masks in the mail.  Exceptions apply to those […]

Ontario to mandate collection of race and income COVID-19 data

All Ontario public health units will soon mandate their data collection to include race and income of infected patients. As Ontario continues to propose methods to control the spread of COVID-19, health experts will look to analyze race-based COVID-19 data to develop novel containment strategies and identify hotspots of infection. Numerous health units across Ontario, […]