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Province announces expansion of vaccine delivery channels

As vaccine supply increases, the Ontario government is expanding the delivery channels available to administer COVID-19 vaccines to include pharmacies and primary care settings. The KFL&A region is among the first to offer the vaccine at local pharmacies. As of Friday, Mar. 12, 2021 over 325 pharmacies will be offering

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KFL&A Public Health urges residents to get their influenza immunization

The time to get influenza vaccines is now, before the influenza season starts, according to KFL&A Public Health. The sooner that a person is immunized against influenza, the sooner they are protected from this contagious and potentially dangerous illness, according to a release dated Thursday, Oct. 8, 2020.  It is also

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City’s taskforce bringing family doctor shortage to the Ministry of Health

The Kingston Area Health Care Taskforce is preparing an appeal to the Ministry of Health to make it easier for family doctors to practice in Kingston.  “Kingston’s had a family physician issue for as long as I can remember,” said Dr. Veronica Legnini, who has been practicing family medicine in

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