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Voluntary Asymptomatic COVID-19 Testing

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The Superior-Greenstone DSB, Superior North Catholic DSB, Conseil scolaire public du Grand Nord de l’Ontario, and Conseil scolaire de district catholique des Aurores boréales in partnership with the Ministry of Education are pleased to notify you that voluntary asymptomatic COVID-19 testing will be offered through the regional local Assessment Centres. The voluntary asymptomatic testing will rotate weekly throughout our communities over the coming weeks. Corresponding testing scheduling logistics will be communicated ahead of time on Fridays.

 

VOLUNTARY Asymptomatic COVID-19 Testing

 

 

Nipigon District

(Nipigon, Red Rock, Dorion, Beardmore)

Manitouwadge District

 

When:

April 20 & 21

April 19, 20, 21 & 22

 

Time:

7:00 AM – 3:00 PM

8:00 AM – 7:00 PM

 

Where:

Nipigon Assessment Centre

Nipigon District Family Health Team

125 Hogan Road, Nipigon

Manitouwadge Assessment Centre

Santé Manitouwadge Health

1 Health Care Cres, Manitouwadge

Entrance is through the ambulance bay at the back of the hospital.

 

 

Booking Contact:

1-807-887-5645

1-807-826-3251 ext. 221

 

Assessment Centre Website:

https://ndfht.ca/covid-19/

http://www.mh.on.ca/assessmentcentre

 

Testing Audience:

Students (elementary, secondary), parents/ guardians, all school staff including occasional/casuals, childcare staff and their enrolled children and parents/ guardians and bus drivers.

 

All asymptomatic testing will be by appointment only.

 

The preferred appointment times for school community testing are on the days and times listed above. Arrangements for appointments outside these school allocated times may be possible by contacting the Nipigon or Manitouwadge Assessment Centre.                   

At the time of booking, the Assessment Centre will provide you with all logistical information for your testing day and rebook with you directly should any appointment changes be necessary due to local COVID-19 lock down procedures or outbreaks.

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