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KFL&A Public Health urges two weeks’ of Davies 5 unit attendees to get COVID-19 testing

After declaring a COVID-19 outbreak on the Davies 5 unit of Kingston General Hospital (KGH), Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox and Addington (KFL&A) Public Health has released information indicating that nearly two weeks’ worth of individuals who attended that unit should go get tested. In a press release issued on Friday, Jul.

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KGH COVID-19 outbreak cases continue to rise

A COVID-19 outbreak declared on the Davies 5 unit of Kingston General Hospital (KGH) has risen to at least 12 cases as of Wednesday, Jul. 7, 2021. Three new cases were detected on that date related to the outbreak, according to Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox and Addington (KFL&A) Public Health. One

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COVID-19 outbreak declared at Kingston General Hospital

Kingston Health Sciences Centre (KHSC) has declared a COVID-19 outbreak at its Kingston General Hospital (KGH) site involving five new cases of the virus. KHSC made the announcement just after 5 p.m. on Monday, Jul 5, 2021, noting that the outbreak is on the Davies 5 unit at KGH. Currently,

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Eight positive COVID-19 cases confirmed from nail salon outbreak

KFL&A Public Health’s Dr Kieran Moore has confirmed that, to date, eight Kingston residents have been identified as positive for COVID-19 as a result of a nail salon outbreak. A restaurant worker and their partner, a healthcare worker, and a parent and child are all suspected to have acquired COVID-19 as a

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Kingston General Hospital unit quarantined after staff member positive for COVID-19

A unit at Kingston General Hospital has been placed under quarantine after a staff member working in the unit tested positive for COVID-19, Kingston Health Sciences Centre confirms. Anne Rutherford, a Public Relations Officer for Kingston Health Sciences Centre, confirmed the positive test but could not immediately confirm any other

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