I am writing to inform you that we have been notified by the Northwestern Health Unit that a resident of Sioux Lookout has tested positive for COVID-19. Contact tracing is being carried out and no contacts in SLFNHA communities have been identified. The case is being managed by the Northwestern Health Unit.
We are recommending that the normal public health measures are continued. These include:
- Social Distancing
- Hand Washing
- Wearing masks when social distancing is not possible
- Adherence to travel restrictions required by community leadership
We are committed to providing communities with fast, reliable and accurate information. For the most up to date information, please visit our website slfnha.com where we post video, audio and written updates. We also update our dashboard page by 2:00 pm, Monday-Friday with case numbers (updates will also be occurring on the weekend when the need arises).