Ross Memorial Hospital establishes COVID-19 assessment clinic

Ross Memorial Hospital in Lindsay has established an assessment clinic for COVID-19.

Located at the hospital, the clinic runs from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily.

While no appointments are necessary, patients should only attend the clinic at the advice of Telehealth or public health organizations.

Patients must enter by vehicle in the marked entrance from Angeline Street N and follow direction from staff or security to enter “Lane 2.”

An assessment will be completed by clinical staff, with patients remaining in their vehicle.

“The RMH COVID-19 Assessment Centre will assess and direct patients on next steps. These directions may include: to follow self-monitoring instructions; to go home to await test results under self-isolation; or to be escorted in to the Emergency Department for further assessment. Patients will be tested according to the Ministry of Health guidelines,” reads a media release from Ross Memorial Hospital.