A-Z List | Accessible Info | Careers | Contact Us

 
public health > health professionals > tools > health professionals updates 2022

Health Professionals Updates 2022

Revised: June 23, 2022

Are you interested in providing COVID-19 Vaccinations at your primary care site? Find out more.

June

June 23, 2022 Vol. 15, No. 28

  • NEW: Monkeypox designated a DOPHS
  • UPDATE: Reporting Monkeypox cases
  • NEW: Monkeypox webinars for clinicians
  • REMINDER: PEP vaccine is available for contacts of Monkeypox

June 22, 2022 Vol. 15, No. 27

  • UPDATE: Prenatal and parenting supports at Peel Public Health

June 15, 2022 Vol. 15, No. 26

  • UPDATED: Monkeypox testing information for clinicians
  • NEW: Post exposure prophylaxis for monkeypox
  • NEW: Treatment for monkeypox

June 1, 2022 Vol. 15, No. 25

  • UPDATED: Ministry of Health Guidance for Routine Immunization Services During COVID-19
May

May 27, 2022 Vol. 15, No. 24

  • UPDATE: COVID-19 Case and Contact Management

May 26, 2022 Vol. 15, No. 23

  • NEW: Monkeypox information for clinicians
  • NEW: Public Health Ontario infection prevention practice series for primary care

May 9, 2022 Vol. 15, No. 22

  • 2022 Aerial Spray Program to control for LLD moth in Mississauga

May 5, 2022 Vol. 15, No. 21

  • Universal Influenza Immunization Program (UIIP): 2021/2022 Influenza Return
  • Publicly funded immunization program expansion: Tdap vaccine in every pregnancy

May 4, 2022 Vol. 15, No. 20

  • UPDATE: COVID-19 vaccine administration guidelines
  • UPDATE: COVID-19 second Booster dose recommendations
  • UPDATE: Primary Care tools for identifying high risk patients eligible for Paxlovid
April

April 27, 2022 Vol. 15, No. 19

  • Pediatric cases of acute hepatitis of unknown origin
  • UPDATE: Public Health Ontario hepatitis A virus (HAV) serology ordering instructions
  • REMINDERS: HAV clinical features and immunization for travelers

April 25, 2022 Vol. 15, No. 18

  • NEW: Ukrainian arrivals in Ontario

April 19, 2022 Vol. 15, No. 17

  • UPDATE: Discontinuation of Botulism Reference Services after-hours-line for clinical specimens
  • UPDATE: Ministry of Health Botulism Guide for Health Care Professionals
  • REMINDERS: Botulism clinical representation, diagnosis, and treatment

April 14, 2022 Vol. 15, No. 16

  • NEW: COVID-19 anti-viral treatments

April 7, 2022 Vol. 15, No. 15

  • NEW: Select populations eligible for second booster of COVID-19 vaccine
March

March 30, 2022 Vol. 15, No. 14

  • NEW: NOVAVAX (Nuvaxovid) COVID-19 vaccine guidance
  • REMINDER: Expression of Interest – Primary Care and Pediatric Clinics for COVID-19 Vaccination

March 9, 2022 Vol. 15, No. 13

  • UPDATE: Eligibility for routine school immunizations expanded
  • UPDATE: COVID-19 Guidance for Primary Care Providers
  • UPDATE: COVID-19 Integrated Testing & Case, Contact and Outbreak Management Interim Guidance
February

February 28, 2022 Vol. 15, No. 12

  • UPDATE: COVID-19 vaccination after COVID-19 infection
  • UPDATE: COVID-19 vaccination after myocarditis and pericarditis
  • UPDATE: COVID-19 vaccine medical exemptions

February 23, 2022 Vol. 15, No. 11

  • NEW: Recall warning issued for certain powdered infant formulas due to complaints of infant illness (Cronobacter sakazakii and Salmonella Newport infections).

February 22, 2022 Vol. 15, No. 10

  • NEW: Resuming routine school-based immunizations
  • REMINDER: Meningococcal vaccine ordering
  • REMINDER: Adverse Event Following Immunization (AEFI) reporting
  • UPDATE: Homebound COVID-19 vaccination program expanded to include children 5 to 11 years old
  • UPDATE: COVID-19 therapeutic treatments

February 18, 2022 Vol. 15, No. 9

  • NEW: COVID-19 vaccine booster dose eligibility expanded
  • UPDATE: COVID-19 vaccination medical exemption portal

February 15, 2022 Vol. 15, No. 8

February 7, 2022 Vol. 15, No. 7

  • UPDATE: Revised guidance for COVID-19 vaccinations received outside of Ontario
  • NEW: NACI guidance for COVID-19 vaccination following COVID-19 infection
January

January 31, 2022 Vol. 15, No. 6

  • UPDATE: NACI recommendations for COVID-19 vaccines for children
  • UPDATE: Supporting COVID-19 vaccines for children 5 to 11 years of age
  • REMINDER: Expression of Interest – Primary Care Clinics for COVID-19 Vaccination

January 26, 2022 Vol. 15, No. 5

  • UPDATE: Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) COVID-19 vaccine supply
  • UPDATE: Medical exemptions to the COVID-19 vaccination
  • NEW: 2022 Vaccine fridge inspections
  • NEW: "Confused about COVID-19" resources for patients

January 19, 2022 Vol. 15, No. 4

  • UPDATE: Updated NACI Guidance on COVID-19 vaccines and myocarditis
  • UPDATE: COVID-19 Vaccine Fourth Dose for Moderate to Severely Immunocompromised Individuals
  • UPDATE: New COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic at Rockwood Mall

January 14, 2022 Vol. 15, No. 3

  • UPDATE: COVID-19 Vaccine Fourth Dose for Moderate to Severely Immunocompromised Individuals
  • NEW: COVID-19 Vaccine Medical Exemption
  • NEW: Vaccine Clinic for the Black, African, and Caribbean communities
  • REMINDER: Expression of Interest – Primary Care Clinics for COVID-19 Vaccination

January 10, 2022 Vol. 15, No. 2

  • UPDATE: Reporting Out of Province COVID-19 vaccinations
  • UPDATE: Viral vector COVID-19 vaccines
  • NEW: COVID-19 Vaccine Fourth Dose for Seniors in long-term care, retirement homes and select congregate settings
  • NEW: Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty) COVID-19 vaccine shortage and prioritization
  • NEW: Family COVID-19 Vaccination Webinar for Black, African and Caribbean Communities in Peel

January 7, 2022 Vol. 15, No. 1

  • UPDATE: COVID-19 Case and Contact Management Guidelines
  • UPDATE: COVID-19 Testing Guidance and Eligibility
Peel Public Health Home | Tools | Alerts | Events

Privacy Service Commitment

Smaller Text Larger Text