Alberta Health Services Public Health has asked the ACFP to support regular updates to family physicians in Alberta regarding the potential outbreak of novel coronavirus.
AHS, ACFP, and CPSA, will continue to share the latest information through our communication channels as it becomes available. All channels will direct you to the same "source of truth" on the AHS website.
Mar 6: Update on Revised Screening Criteria for COVID-19
Nurses, community physicians, and all other health care providers continue to be critical to our COVID-19 response.
We recognize and appreciate your role in reducing the impact of this emerging public health threat. As we mobilize to respond to new cases and the evolving situation, we will continue to keep you informed.
Today, we are specifically updating you on revised screening criteria for COVID-19. This applies across Alberta, effective immediately, as outlined below.