The health and safety of our patients and staff remain our top priority.
At this time, the public health risk associated with COVID-19 is low for the general population in Canada.
In response to growing concerns and fears over the COVID-19 situation, we would like to provide an update regarding the steps we are taking to reduce the risk of any potential spread of the virus.
We will continue to provide patient care to healthy patients and are taking directions from the Public Health Agency of Canada and the World Health Organization, Shared Health Manitoba. We will continue to closely monitor the ongoing COVID-19 situation.
We are advising any patients to please remain home and contact our office to reschedule appointments and surgeries if they:
- Are not feeling well
- Have a temperature
- Are experiencing any kind of symptoms, associated with the cold and/or flu, fever, chills, upper respiratory infection, runny nose, sore throat, headache or weakness, COVID-19 shares symptoms that are commonly associated with influenza (flu) and other viruses.
- Have returned from international travel (outside Canada) within the last 14 days.
- Are self-monitoring or in self-isolation for 2 weeks following their return.
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the Image Plus Team.
What can you do to help?
The best way to stay healthy and to prevent the spread of this virus is by working together and helping each other. These basic precautions will go a long way to slowing the progress of this illness.
- Keep a social distance of 2m between ourselves and other people until the pandemic is deemed over. Why its our best tool in this fight.
- Use proper hygiene when coughing and/or sneezing.
- By properly washing our hands with soap and trying not to touch our faces. Here is why soap is so effective.
- By going out only if necessary to keep the possibility of being infected as low as possible.
- By doing a COVID-19 self assessment to see if you qualify for getting yourself tested at one of the government COVID-19 testing sites in our province.
- By calling Health Links to get an appointment to be tested if you qualify after doing the COVID-19 self assessment.
- By keeping up to date with what our provincial government has to say.
By following the information and guidelines created by Health Canada.