Service: COVID-19 Assessment Centre
|Record #: PET0747||Last Modified: 09 Mar 2021||Last Full Update: 06 Oct 2020|
|Description (Service)||Assessment centre for testing for COVID-19.
* Currently providing medical assessments and testing for patients who have mild symptoms of COVID-19.
* Assessment available by appointment only after using the self-assessment tool at https://covid-19.ontario.ca/self-assessment/#q0 and then phoning 705-876-5086.
* Patients should attend the assessment centre only as directed.
* Visitors are not permitted in the COVID-19 Assessment Centre.
* No testing without an appointment
* Following assessment, patients will be directed on next steps, which may include self-monitoring instructions, returning home to self-isolate while waiting for test results, or remaining at the hospital for further assessment.
* In-home testing may be arranged by calling your primary care provider or Peterborough Public Health at 705-743-1000.
|Hours||COVID19 Mon-Sun 8 am-4 pm * by appointment only|
|Areas Served||Peterborough ; Peterborough (County of)|
|Eligibility||Testing is available if you:
* have symptoms of COVID-19, or
* have been advised by public health that you should be tested because you were in contact with someone who tested positive for COVID-19, or
* have received exposure notification through the COVID-19 Alert app, or
* have been advised by a medical professional that testing is required prior to a procedure, or
* are required to be tested routinely, such as staff at long-term care homes or retirement homes, or
* are planning to visit a loved one indoors at a long-term care home, or
* are a student or staff member at a school who had symptoms and require a test to return to school, or
* are a traveler without symptoms and require a test to confirm that you do not have COVID-19 before travelling internationally.
|Application||Based on the results of self-assessment, contact PRHC’s COVID-19 Assessment Centre directly by phone at 705-876-5086 Mon-Sun 8 am-8 pm or complete the online SELF-ASSESSMENT TOOL to determine whether an appointment is required.|
|Address and Location|
|Site Location||Mobile unit on west side of the main hospital building|
|Located In Community||Peterborough|
|Address & Map||
1 Hospital Dr
Peterborough, ON K9J 7C6
|Intersection||Medical Dr and Hospital Dr|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Office Phone||To book appointment at PRHC location: 705-876-5086
To book appointment at Eastgate Memorial Park: 705-743-1000