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Admitted patients with COVID-19: 6 (1 with COVID as primary cause of admission) 

*Current as of January 27, 2023. Updated by noon, Monday - Friday*

Cold, COVID-19 and Flu Care Clinic At RMH Is By Appointment Only

How To Book An Appointment

Is the Cold, COVID-19 and Flu Care Clinic the right place for you?

If you are unable to successfully book an appointment with your primary care provider, or do not have one, you can book a clinical assessment at Ross Memorial’s Cold, COVID-19 and Flu Care Clinic when:

If symptoms are severe, including difficulty breathing, chest pain, confusion or loss of consciousness, you should call 911 or proceed to the Emergency Department.

Arriving For Your Appointment​

Test Results

Your COVID-19 results should be available at within 5 days of your test. If you haven’t been able to access your results online after 5 days, call 705-328-6217 and leave a message.

Visit the provincial COVID-19 website to learn more about symptoms in infants and children, and when you should take your child to the Emergency Department.  

Local COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics

For information about the COVID-19 Vaccine, please visit the provincial website

Enhanced Measures in Place at RMH

All contractors and outside vendors must adhere to Ross Memorial Hospital’s COVID-19 Vaccination Policy. This includes submitting a COVID-19 Attestation Form and following the hospital's guidelines

Limiting entrances to hospital

Note - Admitting (south) and Administrative (west) entrances are reserved for COVID-19 Assessment only. 

Visiting Restrictions and Protocols - December 22, 2022

RMH strongly encourages eligible community members to be vaccinated against COVID-19 to help ensure the safest possible environment for everyone.

Subject to change without notice. Some exceptions apply. 

A Mandatory Masking Policy is in place. The hospital will provide masks upon entry. 

RMH’s visitation restrictions/protocols are as follows:

Visiting Hours

Inpatient units: Seven days a week, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m

Visitor Information/Screening Information

Visitors must enter through the main entrance. Visitors will be denied entry if:

We continue to offer Virtual Visits (video calls) to support patients and loved ones staying connected. Learn more.

Visiting Protocols

Visitors must pass COVID-19 and Influenza symptom screening upon entry, sanitize their hands, and wear a medical-grade mask provided by the hospital. Visitors are not to eat or drink while inside RMH, including in patient rooms.



Visitors will be permitted based on patient needs and unit activity.

Surgical Outpatient and Procedural Patients who require sedation

Care Packages for Patients

It's hard being away from your loved one in hospital. You can send them a care package to let them know you're thinking of them. Please label your package (patient's name and room #) and drop it off at the main entrance from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Please limit your care package to essential items only: