Ontario Medical Clinic are encouraging anyone with the following symptoms to please not present to our clinic but to phone and make a telehealth consultation with your doctor. It is up to your GP to then take further actions as he or she sees fit. The symptoms to watch out for are:
- Chills or sweats
- Sore throat
- Shortness of breath
- Runny nose
- Loss of sense of smell
In certain circumstances headache, muscle soreness, stuffy nose, nausea, vomiting and diarrhoea may also be considered.
If you have any of the symptoms, however mild, you should seek advice and get tested. To get further advice, call the 24-hour coronavirus hotline 1800 675 398, your general practitioner or use our online self-assessment tool