COVID-19 information for patients and families

In alignment with the Ontario Government’s direction to all COVID-19 Testing Centres in the province, Osler has implemented appointment-only COVID-19 testing at its Testing Centres. Anyone who is eligible for COVID-19 testing can receive a test at an Osler Testing Centre by appointment only. Appointments can be made over the phone or through our online booking system.

Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing Centre
BY APPOINTMENT ONLY
COVID-19, Cold and Flu Clinic
NO APPOINTMENT NEEDED

You can be tested for COVID-19 at one of Osler’s two Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing Centres if you have symptoms or if you are not showing symptoms but meet any of the following criteria:

  • Your public health unit or the COVID Alert app notifies you that you have been exposed to a confirmed case of the virus
  • Live or work in a setting that is currently experiencing a COVID-19 outbreak
  • Live or work in an at-risk setting such as a long-term care home, homeless shelter or other congregate setting
  • Will be visiting a long-term care home
  • Are an approved Osler care partner
  • Are eligible for testing as part of a targeted testing initiative as confirmed by the Ministry of Health or Ministry of Long-Term Care
  • Are an international student that has passed the 14 day quarantine period
  • Are a farm worker
  • Are a member of an Indigenous community
  • Require a test for travel

Anyone over the age of 2 years can be tested

You should attend the COVID-19, Cold and Flu Clinic for a test and assessment if you meet the criteria for COVID-19 testing or you have any of the following moderate symptoms such as:

  • Fever (temperature of 37.8 degrees °C or above) that’s not caused from a known infection or illness
  • Any worsening:
    • Cough, shortness of breath
    • Sore throat or hoarse voice
    • Runny nose or sneezing, nasal congestion
    • Loss of taste or smell
    • Nausea and vomiting, or diarrhea, or abdominal pain
    • Flu-like illness
    • Pink eye/redness of eye(s)
  • Need to see a doctor

Anyone over the age of 6 months can be tested

Locations:
South Fletcher’s Sportsplex north parking lot
500 Ray Lawson Boulevard
Enter via Kingsknoll Drive at McLaughlin Road
(also called Sheridan College Drive)

Moving to new location starting Thursday, December 10 at 11:00 a.m.:
Peel Memorial
(Use south side entrance and dedicated outdoor parking next to the entrance)
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Humber College overflow parking lot
2 Janda Court
Queens Plate Drive west of Highway 27
(enter via Janda Court)

Moving to new location starting Tuesday, December 8 at 11:00 a.m.:
Etobicoke General
101 Humber College Boulevard, Etobicoke
(Use south east entrance/former Emergency Department, park in Lot G)


Location:
Peel Memorial Centre for
Integrated Health and Wellness
20 Lynch Street, Brampton
Hours:
8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Seven days a week

Hours after opening day at new locations:
8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Hours:
Open 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Seven days a week

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Other COVID-19 testing locations

Brampton Lawn Bowling Facility
Flower City Community Campus, 8910 McLaughlin Road South, Brampton
Tuesdays from 2:00 p.m. - 7 p.m. and Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Book an appointment by calling 905-796-4922

Ebenezer Community Hall
4494 Ebenezer Rd, Brampton
Tuesday to Saturday from 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Book an appointment online or call 647-374-4676

Snelgrove Community Centre
11692 Hurontario Street, Brampton
Physician assessment and testing: Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Testing only: Tuesdays from 2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. and Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Book an appointment online or call 905-796-0040 x 2122

Professors Lake Recreation Centre
1660 North Park Drive, Brampton
Tuesday to Saturday from 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Book an appointment online or call 647-374-4676

Mississauga Health Cough and Flu Clinic
CarePoint Health Complex, 2695 North Sheridan Way, Suite 120, Mississauga
Monday to Friday from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Book an appointment by calling 905-361-1448

Four Corners Community Health Centre
Westwood Square, 7205 Goreway Drive, Unit 75, Mississauga
Thursdays from 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Book an appointment by calling 416-312-0566

Kingsway Paramedic Station
7120 Hurontario Street, Mississauga
Monday to Friday from 2:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Book an appointment online or call 647-374-4676

Rexdale Community Health Centre
21 Panorama Court, Unit 15, Etobicoke
Monday to Friday from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Book an appointment by calling 416-748-4650 or 416-748-4654

Pop-up locations

Thistletown Community Centre
925 Albion Rd, Etobicoke
December 5, 12 & 19 from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

222 Dixon Rd., Etobicoke
December 8 & 15 from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

For other testing options, please visit the Ontario Government’s website.

Not sure if you meet the eligibility criteria for COVID-19 testing? Complete this self-assessment. If you are feeling severely ill and require emergency care always CALL 911 or go to your nearest Emergency Department.

It’s important that you continue to follow public health measures, including wearing a face covering, washing your hands frequently and maintaining physical distance from people outside your household or social circle.

Public Health COVID-19 Hotline

If you have general questions about COVID-19, please call your local public health unit. Information is available in multiple languages.

Toronto Public Health
Phone: (416) 338-7600

Peel Public Health
Phone: (905) 799-7700

COVID-19 cases at Osler

Last updated: December 4, 2020
(Updated once daily, Monay-Friday excluding holidays)

Number of COVID-19 positive tests through Osler testing centres or Osler hospitals to-date

26,497

Number of COVID-19 patients currently being cared for in Osler hospitals

66

Number of inpatients – critical care

15

Number of inpatients – other

51

Number of COVID-19 suspect patients currently being cared for in Osler hospitals

31

Number of COVID-19 inpatient discharges from Osler hospitals to-date

-

 

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