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Posted Thursday, October 22, 2020

NORTH BAY, ON - The North Bay Parry Sound District Health Unit (Health Unit) is warning the public about a scam we became aware of this morning. A concerned member of the public called the Health Unit to inquire about a call they received to participate in a phone survey from the Health Unit. The caller, pretending to be a Health Unit employee, asked questions about their COVID-19 status, pets and the number of people in the home.
The Health Unit is currently not conducting...
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Posted Tuesday, October 20, 2020

NORTH BAY, ON - It’s a spook-tacular time of year, filled with fun, laugher and even a few scares. The North Bay Parry Sound District Health Unit (Health Unit) recognizes the efforts our district has put into following the COVID-19 public health protocols. With Halloween approaching, the Health Unit understands the community’s excitement about this ghoulish holiday; however, the Health Unit does not recommend door-to-door trick-or-treating or congregating with others outside of your... Read More...

Posted Tuesday, October 20, 2020

NORTH BAY, ON - Flu season is not yet underway and the North Bay Parry Sound District Health Unit (Health Unit) has received above average requests for the flu shot. As a result the Health Unit is now booking appointments into mid-November and will not be accepting further appointment bookings until the first week of November. Information on community flu shot clinics will be made public in the upcoming weeks.
The flu vaccine is provided to health units from the Ministry of Health,...
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Posted Monday, October 19, 2020

NORTH BAY, ON - The North Bay Parry Sound District Health Unit (Health Unit) has confirmed a second individual in the Nipissing District has tested positive for COVID-19 at Chippewa Secondary School. The Health Unit has not declared an outbreak, as the cases do not have an epidemiological link, meaning they are not a part of the same class or cohort and transmission took place outside the school. The Health Unit is working with the school board to ensure that all close contacts are contacted directly.... Read More...

Posted Sunday, October 18, 2020

NORTH BAY, ON - The North Bay Parry Sound District Health Unit (Health Unit) has confirmed an individual has tested positive for COVID-19 at a school within the Nipissing District. The Health Unit is working with the school board to ensure that all close contacts are contacted directly. The individual is currently self-isolating.
It is known that the individual is a close contact of another positive COVID-19 case in our district and there is no evidence to suggest that this case...
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