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Public Health revise and extend Class Order due to rising cases

The Class Order pursuant to Section 22 of the Ontario Health Protection and Promotion Act, 1990 originally issued on March 13, 2021 to curb celebrations for St. Patrick’s Day has been extended until April 30, 2021 Earlier today, Wednesday, Mar. 17, 2021, Dr. Kieran Moore, Medical Officer of Health at

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Kingston area to pilot COVID-19 vaccines through pharmacies

On Thursday, Mar. 4, 2021, Dr. Kieran Moore, Medical Officer of Health for Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox and Addington (KFL&A) Public Health, held a press conference to update the media on the latest happenings regarding the COVID-19 pandemic. Moore discussed a variety of topics with reporters, beginning with further explanation of

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Public Health issues order to address St. Patrick’s Day celebrations

The Chief Medical Officer of Health at KFL&A Public Health, Dr. Kieran Moore, has issued a Class Order of Section 22 of the Ontario Health Protection and Promotion Act to proactively protect our community, keep our schools and economy safe and open, and prevent an impact on our emergency medical services

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Public Health issues order for home and community care organizations

Update (Monday, Dec. 14, 2020): Today, Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox and Addington (KFL&A) Public Health issued a clarification regarding the Class Order for all owners and operators providing Community and Home Care Services. This order covers organizations that provide services in client homes and are under contract to provide services to

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Dr. Moore updates Self-Isolation requirements as second wave looms

On Monday, Oct. 5, 2020, Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox and Addington (KFL&A) Public Health’s Medical Officer of Health made important amendments to the Class Order under Section 22 of the Health Protection and Promotion Act. Effective immediately, the amendments revise and clarify self-isolation requirements and the legal obligations of those who

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KFL&A Public Health issues stern reminder on self-isolation requirements

Kingston Frontenac Lennox & Addington (KFL&A) Public Health is reminding people with COVID-19 symptoms or a confirmed COVID-19 diagnosis to self-isolate for 14 days. “We will have no problem restricting and charging individuals who do not adhere to this order, to ensure that those who need to self-isolate do so,

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