Important Information for Home Care Staff re: COVID-19
(Alberta Health Services). 2-page bulletin with information on Self-Assessment (on-line in Alberta), client assessment and care, contact droplet precautions and recommendations for a “back-up” plan for clients.
Manitoba Provincial guidelines and screening for management of home care visits
(Shared Health Manitoba).3-page memo including screening criteria and actions, reference to PPE, risk assessment flowchart.
Enhanced staff screening
(Shared Health Manitoba). Staff screening criteria and process both leaving home and when arriving at their place of work.
COVID-19 Guidance: Home and Community Care Providers Version 3
(Ontario Ministry of Health). Guidelines on screening, what to do if either the patient or other person in the home screens positive or tests positive for COVID-19, testing process, reporting of for COVID-19, occupational health and safety information.
Message to Home Support Agencies
(NB Department of Social Development). Advice for home support agencies on possible areas in which agencies may modify services to meet clients’ needs as best as possible while also addressing potential staffing issues.
COVID-19 Home Care
(NFLD Department of Health). Message is for home support workers, either employed through agencies or self-managed care providers, and their employers, to support the continued provision of home support services while protecting yourself.
Home Care Workers/Clients Frequently Asked Questions
(NFLD Department of Health). Answers to key operational questions for home care providers during COVID-19