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Since January 23rd, 2020, the ODHA has been providing information and sharing helpful resources to assist members during these challenging times.

Council of Chief Medical Officers of Health Communication
The Council of Chief Medical Officers of Health Communication has released a statement on the use of non-medical masks (or facial coverings) by the public.

Questions and Answers about COVID‑19
The Canadian Medical Association, along with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and the College of Family Physicians of Canada has launched a website to answer your questions about COVID-19.

Fact-checking resource
Fake news about COVID-19 is running rampant, distinguish the real from the fake.  Supported by financial assistance from the Government of Canada, the Fédération professionnelle des journalistes du Québec (FPJQ) and the Agence Science-Presse (ASP) have launched a joint project – COVID-19:Dépister la désinfo/Track the facts.  New content will be posted daily on the FPJQ website and on social media accounts including Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Reddit 

 


 

ODHA encourages dental hygienists to routinely check for updates to the CDHO COVID-19 page

ODHA continues to participate in the Ministry of Health Emergency Operations Centre’s daily updates. 

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Fact sheets  are available on Public Health Ontario’s website.