Health Care Provider Update Archives

Date Contents
December 6, 2022
  • FluAd Supply Update
  • STI Medications Available from TBDHU
  • Seeking Well-Baby Primary Care Providers
  • Scarborough Health Network VaxFacts
  • New Resources: COVID-19, RSV, and Flu Fact Sheets
  • Holiday Hours for COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics
  • Holiday Hours for Routine Vaccine Pick-ups
  • 2A Strategy for Talking About COVID and Flu Vaccine
  • WEBINAR RECORDING: Routine Childhood Vaccination (November 24, 2022)
  • Share TBDHU’s Health Care Provider Updates!
November 22, 2022
  • Increasing Access to Flu Vaccines
  • Update: Fluad Vaccine Supply For Those 65+
  • Layers of Protection Reduce the Risk of Illness
  • Updated Publicly Funded Vaccine Order Form
  • Updated Flu Vaccine Promotion Materials
  • WEBINAR: The Canadian Paediatric Society (CPS) Webinar for Health Care Providers: Routine childhood vaccination
November 8, 2022
  • Update: Influenza Case Surge in TBDHU Area
  • Updated Guidance for Moderna Spikevax BA.4/5 bivalent mRNA COVID-19 booster vaccine
  • Update: Respiratory Syncytial Virus Prophylaxis for High Risk Infants Program 
  • News Release: Free Flu Shot Available for Ontarians Six Months of Age and Older
  • High-Dose Flu Vaccine Supply and Guidance for Immunizing those 65+
  • WEBINAR: Research Results and Implications Series - People at higher risk due to other health conditions and COVID-19
  • Resource: COVID-19 Immunity Task Force (CITF) Monthly Review
November 3, 2022 Fluzone High Dose No Longer Available from TBDHU
October 27, 2022 Interim Supply Disruption of 65+ Flu Vaccine Products
October 24, 2022
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Guidance Updates
  • News Release: All Ontarians Aged 12+ Eligible for Bivalent Booster
  • Update: Fluzone High Dose and Fluad Product Supply
  • Important Information Regarding Flu Vaccination in Thunder Bay
  • Update on COVID-19 and Flu Vaccination in District Communities
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Expiration Dates
  • Imvamune® Guidance Update
  • PHO Routine Immunization Updates
  • Adult Vaccination Advocacy Toolkit Relaunch
  • WEBINAR: Reaching the undiagnosed: Advances in hepatitis C testing
October 13, 2022 Healthy Workplace Month: Take action on mental health
October 5, 2022 Acute Flaccid Paralysis: Special Issue
September 28, 2022
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Updates
  • Recommended Intervals for COVID-19 Boosters
  • Extension of COVID-19 Sessional Fee Codes (H409/H410)
  • 2022-23 Universal Influenza Immunization Program (UIIP)
  • Update: Severe Acute Hepatitis of Unknown Origin in Children
  • WEBINAR: Tecovirimat - An Antiviral Drug to Treat Monkeypox
September 16, 2022 Transition to Bivalent mRNA Vaccine
September 12, 2022
  • Fall Bivalent vaccine
  • Moderna Bivalent Resources
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Boosters Children 6 months to 5 years
    • TBDHU Clinics
    • Data Entry for Primary Care Providers
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Boosters Children 5 to 11 years
  • TBDHU COVID-19 Vaccine Fall Schedule
  • COVID-19 Updated Self-Isolation Guidance
September 6, 2022 Be Alert for Aconitine Poisoning
September 2, 2022
  • TBDHU COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Schedule; Fall 2022
  • Fall Bivalent vaccine
  • COVID-19 Vaccine for Children 6 months to 5 years
    • TBDHU Clinics
    • Data Entry for Primary Care Providers
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Boosters Children 5 to 11 years
  • COVID-19 Updated Self-Isolation Guidance
  • Webinars of Interest
August 8, 2022 Monkeypox
July 26, 2022
  • COVID-19 Vaccine for Children 6 Months to 5 Years
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Boosters for Immunocompromised Youth 12-17 years
  • Reminder: TBDHU Mass Immunization Clinic Temporary Closure
  • COVID-19 Transmission
  • World Hepatitis Day – July 28
July 15, 2022 COVID-19 Vaccines
July 11, 2022
  • COVID-19 Updates and Resources
  • Monkeypox Guidance Updates
  • Publicly Funded Immunization Schedules for Ontario
  • WEBINAR: Catch-Up of Routine and School-Based Immunizations for School-Aged Children and Adolescents
June 27, 2022
  • Updated COVID-19 Guidance and Resources
  • Formula Shortage for Infants with Allergies and Conditions
  • Do you work with clients that vape or use tobacco? Take our survey!
  • WEBINAR ROUNDUP
    • Recorded: Enhancing harm reduction education for service providers
    • June 29 - Monkeypox: Information for service providers in Canada
    • June 30 - Training and Education Hub to Address Sexual Health and Harm Reduction Stigma
June 21, 2022 Monkeypox now designated a Disease of Public Health Significance
June 17, 2022 LGBTQ2S+ Inclusive Health Care
June 13, 2022
  • COVID-19 Guidance Updates
  • COVID-19 Directives revoked June 11 and replaced with guidance
  • Monkeypox Updates
  • Acute Severe Hepatitis Update
  • SURVEY: Do you provide prenatal resources or services?
ALERT - CONTAMINATED HAND SANITIZER - JUNE 10, 2022 CONTAMINATED HAND SANITIZER
June 1, 2022
  • Updated COVID-19 Resources 
    • Increasing Booster Dose Vaccination for Immunocompromised Individuals
    • Evusheld
  • Eligibility for HPV Vaccine
  • Updated CMOH Order for Severe Acute Hepatitis in Children
    • Updates on Monkeypox
May 20, 2022 Monkeypox
May 17, 2022
  • COVID-19 Vaccines
    • Referral Form Updated - COVID-19 Vaccines for Immunocompromised
    • An overview of the Novavax Nuvaxovid™ and Medicago Covifenz® COVID-19 vaccines
  • Routine Immunizations
    • Guidance for Routine Immunization Services During COVID-19
    • Hepatitis B Tdap Immunization Eligibility Expansion - Pregnancy
    • Hepatitis B Program Expansion
    • Universal Influenza Immunization Program (UIIP)
      • Upcoming Webinars
May 5, 2022 Severe Acute Hepatitis of Unknown Origin in Children
May 4, 2022
  • COVID-19 Updated Resources\5th Dose Eligibility
  • Public Health Ontario COVID-19 Resources
    • For Families: COVID-19 Vaccine Q&As with Ontario's Medical Professionals
April 28, 2022
  • Updated COVID-19 Guidance
  • Workplace Masking Rules Extended
  • WEBINAR: COVID-19 Vaccine Safety
  • SURVEY: COVID-19 Vaccination Support Needs
  • 4th Dose Interval Clarification
  • COVID-19 Treatments
April 12, 2022
  • COVID-19 Guidance Documents
  • TBDHU CLE Coliseum clinic now accepting walk-ins for 4th doses
  • Primary Care Providers and Ukrainians Fleeing War
  • Have you completed our survey yet?
April 7, 2022 COVID-19 Second Boosters (4th Doses)
April 5, 2022
  • Updated Ministry of Health COVID-19 Guidance
  • Public Health Ontario Guidance
  • Novovax Arrives in Thunder Bay and District
  • Updates to the Publicly Funded Vaccine Schedule
  • Have you completed the Survey for Cannabis-Exposed Pregnancies yet?
March 24, 2022
  • World Tuberculosis Day
  • COVID-19 Updates
  • Masking Requirements in Healthcare Settings
  • WEBINAR: COVID-19 Vaccination in Pregnancy and Postpartum
  • Moderna approved by Health Canada for Ages 6-11
  • Vaccination Timing Post-COVID-19 Infection
  • NovaVax and Medicago Requests
  • Reminders: COVID-19 Resources for Health Care Workplaces
  • Have you completed the Survey for Cannabis-Exposed Pregnancies yet?
March 15, 2022
  • Updated COVID-19 Guidance
  • Public Health Ontario COVID-19 Guidance
  • COVID-19 Testing
  • Reopening Ontario
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Wastage Process
  • Local COVID-19 Antiviral Updates
  • Reminder: Vaccine Confidence Survey
March 4, 2022
  • Updated COVID-19 Guidance
  • Routine Immunizations
    • Routine Immunization Catch-up– Grades 7 through 12
    • Routine Immunizations Catch-Up Options – Thunder Bay
    • Routine Immunizations Catch-Up Options – District
  • Submitting Immunization Records to TBDHU
  • Special Populations and COVID-19 Vaccine – Pregnant Individuals and Moderately/Severely Immunocompromised
  • Medicago Covifenz COVID-19 Vaccine
  • WEBINAR: Motivational Interviewing Vaccine Hesitant Patients
February 15, 2022
  • Updated COVID-19 Guidance
  • Public Health Ontario Resources for Health Care Providers
  • Ontario Expansion of COVID-19 Booster Dose Eligibility for Youth 12-17
  • NACI Statement on Vaccination Timing Post-Infection
  • Reminder: COVID-19 Vaccine Medical Exemption Expiry
  • Reminder: Returning Expired Routine Vaccines
  • COVID-19 Testing in Thunder Bay
  • Community Pop-Up COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics
  • School Vaccinations Returning in March
February 3, 2022
  • COVID-19 Updated Guidance
  • COVID-19 Vaccine
  • COMIRNATY (Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine) - Shelf-Life Extension
  • Updated Vaccine Ordering and Metrics Forms
  • Process for Medical Exemptions for COVID-19 Vaccine
  • Mass Immunization Clinic Walk-In Services Expanded
  • Rapid Antigen Testing - Clarification
  • IPAC Recommendations for Health Care Settings from Public Health Ontario
January 26, 2022
  • COVID-19 Updated Guidance
  • UPDATE: Pfizer Supply
  • Vaccine Ordering
  • NEW COVID-19 Vaccination Forms
  • Walk-In Eligibility Expansion at the CLE Coliseum
  • Calm and Quiet Clinics
  • COVID-19 Public Health Resources
  • National Kids and Vaccine Day: January 27
  • BETR Virtual Speaker Series – Free, CME-Approved Education Sessions
January 18, 2022
  • COVID-19 Updated Guidance
  • Updated Testing Requirements
  • 4th Doses (Boosters) for Immunocompromised
January 13, 2022
  • COVID-19 Updated Guidance
  • Urgent: Call-Out for Community Vaccine Provider Support
  • Provincial Eligibility By Age
  • Extended Shelf Life for Moderna Spikevax COVID-19 Vaccine
  • PHO Webinar: Opioid-Related Toxicity Deaths During the COVID-19 Pandemic
January 6, 2022
  • COVID-19 Updated Guidance
  • Prioritizing Boosters for Pregnant People
  • Pfizer Supply
  • Call-Out for Immunization Support – Routine Immunizations
  • COVID-19 Testing Changes
  • Public Health Ontario Resources
December 29, 2021
  • COVID-19 Updated Guidance
  • Updates to Provincial Guidance on PPE for COVID-19
  • Moderna – 10 doses per vial
  • Saving Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine for Ages 12-29
  • Additional Measures for Long-term Care
    • Upcoming COVID-19 IPAC Webinar
CLARIFICATION - December 22, 2021 CLARIFICATION
December 22, 2021
  • Updated COVID-19 Guidance
  • Pfizer Supply
  • Booster Dose Observation Period
  • COVID-19 Vaccine for Children Aged 5 in 2022
  • Quiet Appointments for Kids 5-11 at TBDHU

 

Last Updated: 06/12/2022