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14/12/2019
St Marys Memorial Hospital Auxiliary Christmas Bake Sale
10:00 am to 12:00 pm / Tradition Mutual Centre for Wellness - 268 Maiden Lane, St Marys
18/12/2019
Moving Forward With Stroke - Goderich
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm / Goderich: Harbor Hills Retirement Community / A drop-in support group for adult stroke survivors and caregivers!
At any given time in Ontario, 1,500 men, women and children are waiting for a life-saving organ transplant.
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Isolation Precautions

Patients may be placed in isolation for many reasons, including:

  • symptoms of influenza such as a cough and fever
  • contact with an infectious disease or organism
  • diarrhea and/or vomiting
  • history of having an antibiotic-resistant organism such as MRSA

Patients may be placed in isolation for some or all of their stay. When a patient is in isolation, signs are placed at the entrance to the patient room and all who enter must follow the necessary precautions according to the sign. This may include wearing personal protective equipment such as a gown, gloves, mask and eye protection. Personal protective equipment is removed before leaving the room.

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