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冠状病毒感染常见问题 Wuhan, China
Canada’s Chief Public Health Officer is in close contact with PEI’s Chief Public Health Office to monitor, rapidly identify and manage any cases of 2019-nCoV occurring in that Canada in order to protect the health of Canadians. The Public Health Agency of Canada is also working with all provinces...
Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses that cause respiratory illnesses. Some coronaviruses can cause no or mild illness, like the common cold, while other coronaviruses can cause severe illness. Some human coronaviruses spread easily between people, while others do not. Your risk of severe...
Government has secured an Island physician to provide medical services in the community of Wellington. The physician, who is currently practicing in PEI, will provide medical services to the community one day a week in the Wellington Health Centre. This replaces the half-day a week service provided...
Guidelines for Management of Severe Acute Respiratory Illness (SARI) updated January 2020
During National Non-Smoking Week, January 19-25, 2020, Islanders are encouraged to quit smoking and begin living tobacco-free. Islanders who want to quit smoking can now access the province’s new smoking cessation program by contacting their nearest primary care network. The program covers the cost...
OK, Week 4 - Jan. 19 - Jan. 25, 2020, Summary, There was sporadic flu activity in PEI during Week 4. Our seasonal total is 27 lab-confirmed cases (12 A and 15 B). The median age of cases to date is 35 years. • Nationally, in Week 03 influenza activity remained similar to the previous week;...
Prince Edward Island has a range of health positions available for nurses and nurse practitioners. Nurses make a valuable difference in the lives of Islanders whether it is providing care to patients in our Island hospitals, comfort to seniors in our long-term care facilities, or assistance to...
The Province has signed an agreement with the Medical Society of Prince Edward Island (MSPEI) to move forward on a physicians’ recruiting physicians model for PEI. “Islanders want and deserve better access to family doctors and specialists. Improving how we recruit physicians to the province is a...
Health PEI is seeking a physician for one FTE Hospitalist position located at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH) beginning May 2020. Located in Prince Edward Island’s charming capital city, Charlottetown , the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, a 243-bed provincial referral facility, is operated by Health...