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Operational Updates: The latest from Shared Health, PGME, and Manitoba Health
Shared Health has developed a screening tool
Shared Health COVID-19 website: Find the latest operational updates and memos here.
Shared Health Social Media
April 2: Universal PPE Requirements
April 3: MHSAL/Shared Health COVID-19 Incident Management Status Report #049. These reports are updated regularly.
March 30: Public Health Order
RCPS, CFPC, MCC Exam Information
Notice from the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Manitoba regarding exams
March 25 CPSM Notice to Residents
Resident Doctors of Canada is working with the College of Family Physicians of Canada, the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and the Medical Council of Canada regarding COVID-19’s possible impact on exams. Questions for RDoC related to this issue can be directed to email@example.com.
Resident Doctors of Canada Website
COVID-19 clinical trials in Manitoba The website for the trial, led by Dr. Ryan Zarychanski, hematologist at CancerCare Manitoba, is www.covid-19research.ca. Further information for health care providers can be found here.
COVID-19 Reports: These reports are produced by a collaboration of fellows, residents, medical students, faculty leads, and librarians from the University of Manitoba and the Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases community
First Edition: March 21 2020
Second Edition: March 27 2020
University of Manitoba Obstetrics & Gynecology: Related Resources & Updates
CMPA COVID-19 Hub: https://www.cmpa-acpm.ca/en/covid19
Wellness and Self-Care
24-Hour Confidential Physician and Family Support Line:
Crisis Line (24/7)
MB Farm, Rural & Northern Support Services
Southern Health Wellness Line: The Wellness Support Line is for health care professionals in the Southern Health-Santé Sud region to debrief and talk to someone outside their normal support network and workplace.
COVID-19 – Guidance & Tools to Support Mental Wellness A document prepared by Shared Health; most recently updated March 29
A Printable Guide to what you need at home if you must self-isolate
Coronovirus Sanity Guide (free for health workers): “In times like these, we need practical, actionable ways of coping with stress, fear, and anxiety. The meditations, podcasts, blog posts, and talks on this page will help you build resilience and find some calm amidst the chaos. We’re adding more resources as they’re created – so keep checking back.”
The Wellness Institute (Seven Oaks Hospital) offers webinars, podcasts and video workouts
Pandemic Sleep Advice (From the CDC)
Cognitive Reframing and COVID-19
National Emergency Library – 1.4 million books available during the pandemic: “a collection of books that supports emergency remote teaching, research activities, independent scholarship, and intellectual stimulation while universities, schools, training centers, and libraries are closed.”
Students from the MMSA have generously offered to donate their time to support health care workers, including residents, affected by the COVID outbreak:
“Recognizing that your hours and responsibilities are likely being extended while crucial services that you rely on may be taken away, University of Manitoba medical students would like to volunteer our time to support you. This can include, but is not necessarily limited to: basic childcare; grocery shopping; trips to the pharmacy; pet care; and general errands.”
For further information and to fill out their intake form, please see here.
Help Next Door: A Manitoba network connecting volunteers with those needing support
Caremongering Winnipeg: Community Response to COVID-19
CAA is offering free roadside assistance to all health care providers: “you can request CAA Roadside Service by calling *222 on your mobile device or toll free at 1-800-222-4357. This free service is currently being offered to Members and non-Members alike. If you are a Member and a healthcare worker or first responder, these calls will not be counted on your Membership.”
Pitza Witza, located at 636 Notre Dame Avenue, is offering 50 per cent off to all HSC staff until April 15.