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2020-07-10

Order from the Medical Officer of Health for Agricultural Farms - 2020-07-10

2020-07-09

Public Health Directive for Mandatory Mask Use in Enclosed Public Spaces

2020-07-06

Local Health Units Announce Regional Approach to Mandatory Masks

2020-07-06

Residents Urged to Take Precautions During Extended Heat Event

2020-07-03

Protect Yourself from West Nile Virus this Summer

2020-07-02

Residents Urged to Take Precautions During Heat Event

2020-06-24

COVID-19 Assessment Centre Opening in Alexandria

2020-06-24

Order from the Medical Officer of Health for Recreational Water Facilities and Public Pools/Spas

2020-06-18

Residents Urged to Take Precautions During Heat Event

2020-06-12

EOHU Distributing Free Tick Removal Cards

2020-06-08

Ontario Permits More Businesses and Services to Reopen in the Coming Days

2020-06-05

Statement from Dr. Paul Roumeliotis, Medical Officer of Health, on Racism, Social Inequities and Health

2020-06-05

EOHU Warns of Increase in Drug Overdoses in Cornwall

2020-06-04

Reduce the Spread of COVID-19 at Demonstrations

2020-05-25

Residents Urged to Take Precautions During Heat Event

2020-05-25

EOHU Expands COVID-19 Testing to Everyone, Including Those without Symptoms

2020-05-17

EOHU Confirms COVID-19 Case at Parent’s Independent in Rockland

2020-05-15

EOHU Expands COVID-19 Testing to Anyone With Symptoms

2020-05-15

Ontario Announces Additional Workplaces That Can Reopen

2020-05-04

First Two Deaths Due to COVID-19 Reported by the EOHU

2020-04-30

AMENDED April 30, 2020: Order from the Medical Officer of Health for Supermarkets, Grocery Stores; Convenience Stores; Discount and Big Box Retailers Selling Groceries; Beer, Wine and Liquor Stores; and Pharmacies

2020-04-30

AMENDED April 30, 2020: Order from the Medical Officer of Health for All Restaurants That Provide Drive-Through Services

2020-04-30

AMENDED April 30, 2020: Order from the Medical Officer of Health for All Businesses That Provide Curb Side Pick-Up as an Alternative Method of Sale

2020-04-29

EOHU Issues Three Orders for Essential Businesses

2020-04-23

EOHU Urges Residents: Stay Home, Continue Physical Distancing, Self-Isolate if Sick

2020-04-18

COVID-19 Case at Brookdale Food Basics Confirmed by the EOHU

2020-04-17

COVID-19 Testing Expanded for Priority Sectors

2020-04-09

EOHU Reminds Public about Physical Distancing During Easter Weekend

2020-04-07

COVID-19 Assessment Centre Opening in Rockland

2020-04-03

Ontario Extends Business Closures to Stop the Spread of COVID-19

2020-04-03

EOHU Issues Two New Orders: One for Residents, the Other for Owners/Operators of Grocery Stores, Convenience Stores and Pharmacies

2020-04-03

NEW Order from the Medical Officer of Health for Essential Businesses Serving Customers

2020-04-03

NEW Order from the Medical Officer of Health for Mandatory Isolation of Certain Individuals

2020-04-01

COVID-19 Assessment Centre Opening in Cornwall

2020-04-01

Drive-Through COVID-19 Assessment Centre Opening in Casselman

2020-03-31

COVID-19 Assessment Centre in Winchester to Open on April 1st

2020-03-30

Ontario Extends Emergency Declaration to Stop the Spread of COVID-19

2020-03-28

Increase in COVID-19 Cases in EOHU Region Reinforces Importance of Staying at Home and Following Public Health Measures

2020-03-26

United Counties of SD&G, United Counties of P&R and City of Cornwall Declare State of Emergency Over Spread of COVID-19

2020-03-25

Updated Guidelines for Private Daycares

2020-03-23

EOHU Demands Returning Travellers Self-Isolate

2020-03-22

Third Positive Case of COVID-19 in EOHU Region

2020-03-22

EOHU Orders Several Types of Establishments to Close Immediately to Prevent Spread of COVID-19

2020-03-22

Order for Closure by the EOHU’s Medical Officer of Health of Several Establishments and Premises in the EOHU Area

2020-03-20

Community Paramedic Program Conducting In-Home COVID-19 Testing for Higher-Risk Individuals

2020-03-20

COVID-19 Testing and Assessment Centre Opening in Hawkesbury

2020-03-18

Second Positive Case of COVID-19 in EOHU Region

2020-03-17

Effective March 19th, most EOHU services are cancelled

2020-03-17

Medical Officer of Health Expands COVID-19 Directives in Response to Ontario State of Emergency

2020-03-16

EOHU Recommending Temporary Closure of Various Types of Establishments to Prevent Spread of COVID-19

2020-03-15

EOHU Holds Teleconference about First Case of COVID-19 in its Area

2020-03-14

First Case of COVID-19 Reported by the Eastern Ontario Health Unit

2020-03-13

School Closures Aim to Limit Spread of COVID-19 in Ontario

2020-03-06

Cruise Ship Passengers Depart the NAV CENTRE Following Completion of Quarantine: No Cases of COVID-19

2020-02-21

Quarantine Guests Arrive at NAV CENTRE

2020-02-17

Upcoming Quarantine at Nav Centre Not a Risk to the Public

2020-01-24

EOHU Working With Regional and Provincial Health Authorities to Monitor Novel Coronavirus

2020-01-21

EOHU Honours Former Medical Officer of Health

2020-01-17

Flu Season is Here... What to Do if You Get It

2019-12-20

Holiday Schedule 2019

2019-12-18

Water Sampling Drop-Off Schedule During the Holidays

2019-12-11

Food Insecurity in Eastern Ontario – A Matter of Concern

2019-10-30

Flu Season is Near... Now’s the Time to Get Your Flu Shot!

2019-10-17

EOHU Reminds Public about the Importance of Safely Storing Edible Cannabis Products

2019-10-01

October – The Month to Celebrate Visual Health

2019-09-23

EOHU Releases Report of Mental Health in Eastern Ontario

2019-09-11

Important Change to the Annual Rabies Vaccination Clinic

2019-09-05

EOHU Warns of Presence of Purple Heroin

2019-09-04

Suicide Prevention: Working Together to Prevent Suicide

2019-08-16

Update on Dead Fish Found in Ottawa River

2019-08-02

Dead Fish Found in Ottawa River

2019-07-26

Residents Urged to Take Precautions During Heat Event

2019-07-18

Residents Urged to Take Precautions During Heat Event

2019-07-10

Residents Urged to Take Precautions During Heat Event

2019-07-03

Residents Urged to Take Precautions During Heat Event

2019-06-24

EOHU summer office hours in effect from June 24 to August 30

2019-05-29

Congratulations to the Winners of the EOHU’s Emergency Preparedness Contest!

2019-05-02

Enter the EOHU’s Emergency Preparedness Contest for a Chance to Win!

2019-05-01

EOHU Launches Tick Awareness Campaign With Free Tick Removal Cards

2019-04-25

EOHU Board of Health Issues Position Statement on Province’s Plans to Restructure Public Health

2019-04-25

POSITION STATEMENT FROM THE EOHU BOARD OF HEALTH: Restructuring of Public Health Must Consider Impact on Community

2019-04-05

EOHU on Alert with Current Measles Case in Ottawa

2019-03-01

Unlock the Potential of Food During Nutrition Month

2019-02-26

EOHU Reminds Residents to Make Sure Measles Vaccinations Are Up-to-Date

2018-11-08

EOHU Cautions That Unsafe Storage of Cannabis Edibles Can Lead to Accidental Intoxication

2018-10-15

EOHU Launches Cannabis Public Awareness Campaign

2018-10-09

Flu Season is Near... Now’s the Time to Get Your Flu Shot!

2018-09-11

Parent Forums on Cannabis

2018-08-28

Rabies Vaccination Clinics to Be Held on September 15, 2018

2018-08-17

Be Aware of Ticks in Eastern Ontario

2018-08-10

Presence of West Nile Virus Found in Mosquitoes in Our Area

2018-06-28

Residents Urged to Take Precautions During Heat Event

2018-06-25

New Admission Standards for Public Pools

2018-06-25

EOHU summer office hours in effect from June 25 to August 31

2018-06-07

Protect Yourself from West Nile Virus this Summer

2018-05-01

Medi Drop: The Best Way to Get Rid of Unwanted Medications

2018-04-13

Rockland EOHU Office Closed on Monday, April 16th Due to Renovations

2018-04-11

Congratulations to the Winners of the EOHU’s Three Ways to Make Healthy Easy Contest!

2018-04-04

The EOHU Wants Your Opinion!

2018-04-03

“Brush Up on the Facts” Campaign Urges Parents to Keep Kids’ Teeth Healthy

2018-03-01

EOHU Launches #EOHUEats Video Series with a Contest

2017-12-20

Holiday Schedule

2017-12-13

Important public notice/media advisory - Boil water advisory in Hawkesbury, Vankleek Hill and l’Orignal lifted

2017-10-27

EOHU Warns of Presence of Carfentanil in Local Street Drugs

2017-10-10

Flu Season is Near... Now’s the Time to Get Your Flu Shot!

2017-09-22

Residents Urged to Take Precautions During Heat Event

2017-09-01

Suicide Prevention: Take a Minute, Change a Life

2017-08-29

Second Confirmed Human Case of West Nile Virus in Our Area

2017-08-28

Rabies Vaccination Clinics to Be Held on September 16, 2017

2017-08-16

EOHU Congratulates The Nation Municipality for New Tobacco By-law

2017-08-10

Confirmed Human Case of West Nile Virus in Our Area

2017-08-04

EOHU Addresses Local Opioid Overdose Concerns

2017-07-14

Presence of West Nile Virus Found in Mosquitoes in Our Area

2017-07-13

Be Aware of Ticks in Eastern Ontario


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