Statement from Chief Mervin Cheechoo
May 17, 2021
I have been informed by the Porcupine Health Unit and Weeneebayko Area Health Authority that there is one confirmed case of COVID-19 in Moose Factory Island.
Moose Factory Public Health is continuing to investigate and contact tracing continues.
Please remember that if you have not been contacted by Public Health it means that it is unlikely that you have been in close contact with the individuals with the confirmed cases
The Pandemic Emergency Operations Team (PEOT) continues to advise the following for everyone in Moose Factory Island:
We will continue to monitor this situation in the coming days. I urge everyone to remain calm and to strictly follow the above recommendations and the Pandemic Bylaw.
Should you begin to have COVID-19 symptoms, no matter how mild, please call the Moose Factory Health Centre at 705-658-4220.
More information will be provided in the coming days. Please continue to take care of yourselves and take care of each other.