CTS Canadian Career College – Information on Coronavirus

 

Confirmation of the coronavirus (2019-nCoV) in Canada is raising concerns and questions. Health officials continue to advise that the risk of contracting the virus remains low. We will continue to keep our community informed of new developments through the CTS Canadian Career College website and urge those seeking information to consult trusted sources such as Ontario.ca/coronavirus.

Symptoms of the coronavirus include fever, cough and difficulty breathing. Should you experience these symptoms AND have recently travelled internationally to an affected region, avoid contact with others and contact your health-care professional or nearest hospital, right away. 

Further Information from the Ministry of Health

https://files.ontario.ca/moh-infosheet-english-2019-ncov.pdf

Travel Advisory Information from the Government of Canada

Staff, faculty and students may refer to the Government of Canada’s travel advisory website https://travel.gc.ca/travelling As of January 27, 2020, the advice for China is to avoid non-essential travel to the province of Hubei.

 

Students, staff and faculty with symptoms who have visited the affected region recently should contact their health care provider or visit the nearest emergency room. At this time, the risk of contracting novel coronavirus is low.

Important Contact Numbers:

Telehealth Ontario: 1-866-797-0000

Telehealth Ontario is a free, confidential service you can call to get health advice or information. A Registered Nurse will take your call 24 hours a day, seven days a week.