The Public Health Agency of Canada provides a list of COVID-19 resources organized by province and territory. Quick access to provincial information on COVID-19 can be found at the link below.
Provincial and Territorial Resources: https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/diseases/2019-novel-coronavirus-infection/symptoms/provincial-territorial-resources-covid-19.html (Last Updated April 28th, 2020)
The Canadian Psychological Association is working with psychologists to offer psychological services to frontline health service providers during COVID-19. At the link below you will be able to find information on how to contact psychologists, organized by province/territory and language.
Psychology works for COVID-19: https://cpa.ca/corona-virus/psychservices/
The For The Frontlines resource is powered by Kids Help Phone and allows health care professionals and essential workers across Canada to access crisis counsellors 24/7 by texting “FRONTLINE” to 741741. More information available at the link below.
For the Frontlines: https://www.forthefrontlines.org/
The BC College of Family Physicians has compiled a list of COVID-19 resources for both health professionals and patients, which is available at the link below.
COVID-19 Information Links: https://bccfp.bc.ca/covid-19/
The BC Centre for Disease Control is working with provincial and federal partners on surveillance, diagnostic testing and infection control measures for the COVID-19 outbreak. The information below is for primary care providers.
Primary Care: http://www.bccdc.ca/health-professionals/clinical-resources/covid-19-care/clinical-care/primary-care
Further information about supports for all health care providers can be found here.
Health Care Providers: http://www.bccdc.ca/health-professionals/clinical-resources/covid-19-care/health-care-provider-support
Physicians, medical students and resident doctors can access confidential support through the Physician Health Program. The 24-hour helpline can be accessed at 1 800 663 6729 and more information is available at the link below.
Physician Health Program: https://www.physicianhealth.com/
The BC Ministry of Health has developed a self-assessment tool for residents to assess their symptoms and whether they should seek testing for COVID-19. This self-assessment can be done online or via app.
Online Self-Assessment Tool: https://bc.thrive.health/covid19 (Last Updated May 16th, 2020)
Self-Assessment App: https://bc.thrive.health/
The below link provides general resources from the BC Centre of Disease Control about COVID-19.
The link below provides information from Alberta Health Services aimed at primary care providers. Primary care providers are also recommended to review the information for health professionals linked on the webpage below.
Primary Care: https://www.albertahealthservices.ca/topics/Page16956.aspx (Last Updated May 26th, 2020)
This link provides resources for Health Professionals from Alberta Health Services.
AHS Staff and Health Professionals: https://www.albertahealthservices.ca/topics/Page16947.aspx (Last Updated May 26th, 2020)
Alberta Health Services has put in place an online screening tool specifically for healthcare workers who think they may have COVID-19 or who may have been exposed to COVID-19. This tool can be accessed at the link below.
Self-Assessment for Healthcare Workers: https://myhealth.alberta.ca/Journey/COVID-19/Pages/HWAssessLanding.aspx
Alberta Health Services has a FAQ resource for staff that includes information on many topics including mental health resources.
FAQ: https://www.albertahealthservices.ca/assets/info/ppih/if-ppih-ncov-2019-staff-faq.pdf (Last Updated May 26th, 2020)
Alberta Health Services provides an online screening tool for all Albertans to assess their symptoms and determine if they should be tested for COVID-19 at the link below.
Self-Assessment Tool: https://myhealth.alberta.ca/Journey/COVID-19/Pages/COVID-Self-Assessment.aspx (Last Updated April 7th, 2020)
General information for Albertans on COVID-19 can be found at the following link from the Government of Alberta.
The Saskatchewan College of Family Physicians has compiled a list of resources that they have developed in collaboration with the Saskatchewan Medical Association, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Saskatchewan and Saskatchewan Public Health.
SKCFP : https://sk.cfpc.ca/covid-19/
The link below from the Government of Saskatchewan provides the latest resources for Health Care Providers, including specific information for physicians (includes family physicians).
Health Care Providers: https://www.saskatchewan.ca/government/health-care-administration-and-provider-resources/treatment-procedures-and-guidelines/emerging-public-health-issues/2019-novel-coronavirus/information-for-health-care-providers
The Government of Saskatchewan provides physician wellness and support resources available at the link below.
Physician Wellness and Support: https://www.saskatchewan.ca/government/health-care-administration-and-provider-resources/treatment-procedures-and-guidelines/emerging-public-health-issues/2019-novel-coronavirus/information-for-health-care-providers/information-for-physicians/physician-wellness-and-support
The Government of Saskatchewan provide a self-assessment tool at the link below to determine whether an individual should be tested for COVID-19.
Self-Assessment Tool: https://www.saskatchewan.ca/government/health-care-administration-and-provider-resources/treatment-procedures-and-guidelines/emerging-public-health-issues/2019-novel-coronavirus/covid-19-self-assessment
General information from the Government of Saskatchewan about COVID-19 can be found at the link below.
COVID-19 information from the Manitoba College of Family Physicians can be found here.
MCFP : https://mcfp.mb.ca/covid-19/
Shared Health Manitoba provides specific COVID-19 resources for primary care providers and clinics at the link below.
Primary Care: https://sharedhealthmb.ca/covid19/providers/resources-for-providers-and-clinics/ (Last Updated May 25th, 2020)
This link from Shared Health Manitoba provides provincial coronavirus resources for health care providers and staff.
Health Care Providers and Staff: https://sharedhealthmb.ca/covid19/providers/
The Government of Manitoba’s COVID-19 screening tool can be accessed at the link below or by calling 1-877-308-9038 for an interactive voice response version of the tool.
Screening Tool: https://sharedhealthmb.ca/covid19/screening-tool/
The Government of Manitoba provides general resources on COVID-19 at the link below.
The Ontario College of Family Physicians maintains a list of information and resources for family physicians regarding COVID-19. It is available at the following link.
Resources for Family Physicians: https://www.ontariofamilyphysicians.ca/tools-resources/timely-trending/novel-coronavirus-2019-ncov (Last Updated May 4th, 2020)
The Centre for Effective Practice, Department of Family Medicine at McMaster University, Ontario College of Family Physicians and the Nurse Practitioners’ Association of Ontario have developed clinical and practical guidance on COVID-19 for primary care providers, which can be accessed at the link below.
Primary Care Providers: https://cep.health/clinical-products/covid-19/
The Ontario Ministry of Health has prepared a guidance document for health care providers in a community setting available at the following link.
Primary Care Providers in a Community Setting: http://www.health.gov.on.ca/en/pro/programs/publichealth/coronavirus/docs/2019_primary_care_guidance.pdf (Last Updated May 22nd, 2020)
The Ministry of Health has provided Guidance for the Health Sector available at this link. The link provides updated case definitions, guidance documents, signage and other related information.
Health Sector: http://www.health.gov.on.ca/en/pro/programs/publichealth/coronavirus/2019_guidance.aspx (Last Updated May 26th, 2020)
The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health offers mental health resources for health care workers at the following link.
Resources for Health Care Workers: https://www.camh.ca/en/health-info/mental-health-and-covid-19/information-for-professionals?fbclid=IwAR3p_bmdbD6OXSn6TAd2WZh3vATyk-O-7-6iDtvsGJVGl7Zb8xzmAX60YIA (Last Updated May 11th, 2020)
The Ministry of Health in Ontario has provided a self-assessment tool for COVID-19 at the link below.
Self-Assessment Tool: https://covid-19.ontario.ca/self-assessment/#q0 (Last Updated May 26th, 2020)
General information about COVID-19 from the Government of Ontario can be found at the link below.
The Collège des médecins du Québec has provided a list of resources on COVID-19 which can be found at the link below.
COVID-19 Ressources Informationelles: http://cqmf.qc.ca/covid19-ressinfo/
The Collège des médecins du Québec has put together webinars to support family physicians during COVID-19. This webinar on levels of care can be viewed on YouTube at the following link.
Let’s discuss levels of care: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S0m-zs9JU4g&feature=youtu.be&fbclid=IwAR0ICRZf-XT1mHzZ5p1L-IdHPQj5JzSw64_8gdsu-nzcq-p13d4atPNmbFc
The link below from Santé et Services sociaux Québec provides information for front-line clinics.
Front-line clinics: https://msss.gouv.qc.ca/professionnels/covid-19/directives-cliniques-aux-professionnels-et-au-reseau/cliniques-de-premiere-ligne/ (Last Updated May 22nd, 2020)
The following link provides information and guidance from the Government of Québec aimed at health professionals.
Health Professionals: https://msss.gouv.qc.ca/professionnels/covid-19/directives-cliniques-aux-professionnels-et-au-reseau/ (Last Updated May 22nd, 2020)
This link from Santé et Services sociaux Québec provides information about the case definition, situation in Québec, epidemiology, signs and symptoms, and other information regarding COVID-19.
General: https://msss.gouv.qc.ca/professionnels/maladies-infectieuses/coronavirus-2019-ncov/ (Last Updated May 20th, 2020)
Newfoundland and Labrador
The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador provides information on COVID-19 for health professionals at the following link.
Health Professionals: https://www.gov.nl.ca/covid-19/for-health-professionals-2/
The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador provides a self-assessment tool for residents to assess their symptoms and determine whether they should be tested for COVID-19.
Self-Assessment Tool: https://www.811healthline.ca/covid-19-self-assessment/
Information about COVID-19, how to self-isolate, self-monitor, and social distance, as well as other resources from the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador can be found here.
The Government of New Brunswick provides a fact sheet with guidance for Primary Care Providers in a Community setting at the link below.
Primary Care Providers: https://www2.gnb.ca/content/dam/gnb/Departments/h-s/pdf/PrimaryCareProvidersCommunitySetting.pdf (Last Updated April 29th, 2020)
The New Brunswick Office of the Chief Medical Officer of Health provides updates and resources for Health and Allied Health Professionals at the following link.
Health and Allied Health Professionals: https://www2.gnb.ca/content/gnb/en/departments/ocmoh/cdc/content/respiratory_diseases/coronavirus/HealthandAlliedHealthProfessionals.html
The New Brunswick Office of the Chief Medical Officer of Health has put out a self-assessment for individuals to evaluate their symptoms and whether they should be tested for COVID-19.
The New Brunswick Office of the Chief Medical Officer of Health provides updates on cases and testing, actions being taken by the government, and details on the current situation among other resources at the link below.
The Nova Scotia Health Authority Department of Family Practice provides updates at the link below. Information can also be accessed through a mailing list which includes mental health resource for physicians.
Family Practices: https://myemail.constantcontact.com/COVID-19-Family-Practice-Update-April-28--2020.html?soid=1128231921083&aid=Mw2YipsTYuE (Last Updated April 28th, 2020)
The Nova Scotia Health Authority Provides information for Health Care Providers at the following link.
Health Care Providers: http://www.cdha.nshealth.ca/coronavirus
The Government of Nova Scotia provides information on how the health care and continuing care sectors are working to increase health system capacity and control the spread of COVID-19 at the link below.
Health care and Continuing Care: https://novascotia.ca/coronavirus/healthcare-and-continuing-care/
The Government of Nova Scotia provides alerts and notices, COVID-19 testing data, information on when to seek help and how to protect yourself, as well as other resources related to COVID-19 at the link below.
Prince Edward Island
The Government of Prince Edward Island provides information and resources for Health Care Workers at the link below.
Health Care Workers: https://www.princeedwardisland.ca/en/topic/for-healthcare-workers
Prince Edward Island’s Self-Assessment Tool for evaluating symptoms and determining the need for testing for COVID-19 can be found at the link below.
The Government of Prince Edward Island provides information on COVID-19 at the link below including FAQs, tips for protecting yourself and others, information for travellers, supports and services, and other information and resources.
Nunavut residents can use this self-assessment tool to evaluate their symptoms and determine the need for COVID-19 testing.
Self-Assessment: https://nu.thrive.health/covid19/en (Last Updated April 22nd, 2020)
The Government of Nunavut has provided information about COVID-19 at the below link including information about risks, symptoms, what to do if you become ill, and other resources.
YukonThe following two documents from Yukon Communicable Disease Control provide guidance for clinical staff working in family physicians’ offices.
Family Physicians: https://yukon.ca/sites/yukon.ca/files/covid-19_guidance_for_clinical_staff_in_family_physician_offices_final_march_30_2020.pdf (Last Updated March 31st, 2020)
https://yukon.ca/sites/yukon.ca/files/hss/hss-imgs/covid-19_quick_reference_guide_for_family_physicians_offices_feb_26_2020_0.pdf (Last Updated February 26th, 2020)
Information for health professionals from the Government of Yukon can be found at the link below.
Health Professionals: https://yukon.ca/en/health-and-wellness/health-concerns-diseases-and-conditions/find-information-health-professionals (Last Updated May 25th, 2020)
The Government of Yukon’s self-assessment tool allows residents to assess their symptoms and evaluate whether they should be tested for COVID-19.
Self-Assessment Tool: https://service.yukon.ca/en/covid-19-self-assessment/ (Last Updated May 1st, 2020)
The Government of Yukon provides information on how to protect yourself, information for travellers, and other resources regarding COVID-19 at the link below.
The following link from the Government of the Northwest Territories provides information for health professionals about COVID-19.
Health Professionals: https://www.hss.gov.nt.ca/professionals/en/services/coronavirus-disease-covid-19
The Government of the Northwest Territories’ Self-Assessment Tool can be used by residents to assess their symptoms and determine whether they should be tested for COVID-19.
The Government of the Northwest Territories is providing information on the current risk in NWT, updates, and resources among other information at the webpage below.
General: https://www.hss.gov.nt.ca/en/services/coronavirus-disease-covid-19 (Last Updated May 5th, 2020)