In Hastings and Prince Edward Counties there are a number of ways to be assessed for COVID-19. If you develop symptoms of COVID-19, you should seek clinical assessment over the phone first, except in cases of medical emergencies.
HPEPH is working closely with local Ontario Health partners, such as hospitals and primary care providers, to ensure that assessment and testing is available for those who need it.
To be assessed for COVID-19, choose one of the following options:
Call the HPEPH COVID-19 information line at 613-966-5500 or 1-800-267-2803
Call your primary care provider, if available
Call TeleHealth Ontario at 1-866-797-0000
Call a local COVID-19 assessment centre, all operate by
Reach the Belleville COVID-19 Assessment Centre at 613-961-5544
Reach the Bancroft COVID-19 Assessment Centre at 613-332-2825 ext. 2222
Reach the Prince Edward COVID-19 Assessment Centre through HPEPH, primary care, TeleHealth Ontario
The implementation of local assessment centres as well as the expansion of community paramedicine has enabled an expansion of the local testing criteria. Referral for in-home testing in Hastings and Prince Edward Counties may be arranged by calling HPEPH for assessment.