Services During COVID-19
On June 2, Dr. Strang, the Chief Medical Officer of Health, approved the plan submitted by the Nova Scotia College of Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologists (NSCASLP) for private sector practitioners to resume non-urgent / essential in person services starting on June 5.
Dr. Strang's letter of approval can be found here.
The complete plan from NSCASLP can be found here.
Along with all private sector practitioners, Shoreline must meet the requirements detailed in this plan.
Shoreline's detailed plan is here.
Quick facts: A one-page summary of procedures is here.
Aphasia-friendly version: A version with visual supports and simpler language is here.
Starting July 31, visitors must wear a mask in all common areas of Paddlers Cove (stairwells, hallways, washrooms). This is required by law. Exceptions: children under the age of 2, children age 2 to 4 who refuse to wear a mask, those with valid medical conditions.
The day before your appointment, you must complete this form.
CANCEL YOUR APPOINTMENT IF:
You have travelled outside of Atlantic Canada in the last 14 days.
You have been in close contact (<6 feet) with someone with COVID-19 in the last 14 days.
You have tested positive for COVID-19 or have a swab pending.
fever OR cough
OR two or more of: sore throat, runny nose/nasal congestion, headache, shortness of breath