Preparedness and Response
Especially the most vulnerable
RESPONSE TO COVID-19
Our emergency preparedness and response actions include:
Using rapidly evolving technologies to develop and enhance nationwide testing capacity for COVID-19.
Identifying cases and their contacts to track exposures and monitor community spread so that public health authorities.
Contributing to global efforts to better understand COVID-19 in order to develop new diagnostic tools.
PUBLIC HEALTH MEASURES
Promoting actions that health care professionals, employers, schools, communities and everyone should take to decrease the spread of Covid-19.
HEALTH CARE PREPAREDNESS
Mobilizing resources, such as surgical masks, face shields, medications and health care workers across India where needed.
COMMUNICATION AND OUTREACH
Providing timely, trusted, accessible and evidence-informed information that Canadians require to protect themselves.
BORDER AND TRAVEL HEALTH
Identifying travellers who may be ill, and raising awareness among all travellers entering India to self-isolate.