Symptoms : Fever, Cough, Shortness of Breath, Sore Throat, Lethargy, Muscle Aches or Pains, headache, Nausea, Diarrhea or Abdomen Pain, Pinkeye, Loss of Sense of Taste or Smell

If you have symptoms of COVID-19 : 
Stay home, do not go to the hospital or doctor's office. Complete the online,
self-assessment, call Telehealth (1-866-797-0000) or the Durham Public Health Department (1-800-841-2729) or, call your doctor's office for instructions and advice. 

Important resources to give you the information you need to know about COVID-19 

Check out the web pages below for some great COVID-19 resources. These sites will provide you with accurate and relevant information to help ensure the health and safety of our community.

North Durham COVID Assessment Centre

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Visit their website here

Feeling unwell? Cough/Cold symptoms in yourself or your child? You can be assessed by a physician at the Port Perry CAC (formally the Covid Assessment Center but now Cough And Cold Assessment Center). Same day appointments available 7 days a week from noon to 4pm. Just fill out the form (https://covid19swab.lh.ca/) and select "Physician Assessment" on the first page. Walk-ins are also welcome. Covid prescriptions and testing also available on site.  Please consider this option to help relieve pressures on our ER and walk in clinic.

How to get a COVID-19 Swab

To get a swab, visit covidswab.lh.ca where you will fill out a screening survey and select your desired test location. You will then be given a test time and can drive up for your swab. 

Getting your results

You should get your results within 48h of getting your COVID-19 swab. If there are high volumes of test, processing time may vary in length.