On January 24, 2020, The Ministry of Health’s (MOH), Associate Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Barbara Yaffe, shared an update regarding the evolving Novel Coronavirus in China.

Please review the following documents from MOH:
Official Letter from the MOH re: Novel Coronavirus
Case Definition for Novel Coronavirus (2019-ncoV)

There have been significant developments that all health care practitioners should be aware of. The MOH will continue to monitor the situation and share updates as they become available and the College will continue to share those updates with you.

Every weekday at 10:30 a.m. ET, the Ministry’s dedicated web page will be updated with the most up-to-date information on the status of cases in Ontario.