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.

COVID-19 Testing Centres
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 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

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:
Peel Memorial
20 Lynch Street, Brampton
(Use south side entrance and dedicated outdoor parking next to the entrance)

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. – 7:00 p.m.
Seven days a week
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
Monday to Thursday from 10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m., Friday from 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. and Saturday & Sunday 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

Embassy Grand COVID-19 Testing Site
8800 The Gore Road, Brampton
Tuesday to Sunday 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Book an appointment by calling 905-366-7374

Queen Square COVID-19, Cold and Flu Clinic
Snelgrove Community Centre, 11692 Hurontario Street, Brampton
Symptomatic physician assessment and testing: Wednesday, Thursday & Friday
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (please see Queen Square’s website for update hours)
Book an appointment online or call 905-453-1453

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

MyHealth COVID-19 Community Testing
2260 Bovaird Dr East, Suite 105 B, Brampton
Monday to Sunday from 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Book an appointment online or call 1-888-503-1086

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
*This location is not a COVID-19 assessment centre and COVID-19 tests are only provided if necessary. Speak with your family doctor about your symptoms first. If you do not have a family doctor then you are welcome to call the clinic.

Four Corners Community Health Centre
Westwood Square, 7205 Goreway Drive, Unit 75, Mississauga
Monday, Tuesday & Thursday from 12:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. and Wednesday & Friday from 8:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Book an appointment online or call 416-312-0566

Kingsway Paramedic Station
75 Kingsway Drive, 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

Southfields Community Centre
225 Dougall Avenue, Caledon
Wednesday from 2:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Book an appointment by calling 905-796-4922

Pop-up location

Thistletown Community Centre
925 Albion Rd, Etobicoke
January 30 from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
No appointment needed

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: January 27, 2021
(Updated once daily, Monday-Friday excluding holidays)

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

37,656

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

80

Number of inpatients – critical care

15

Number of inpatients – other

65

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

61

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

1,554

 

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