RC VTAC - Local COVID-19 Testing
The Renfrew County Virtual Triage and Assessment Centre is now conducting COVID-19 testing at various areas throughout Renfrew County over the next two weeks. If you need to be tested have a look and the schedule to see where and when testing will occur. Please wear a face mask to the location and bring with you your health card and drivers license.
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The Renfrew County Virtual Triage and Assessment Centre is a new pandemic healthcare service to reduce the demand on Emergency Departments and provide Renfrew County residents, who do not have a family physician or cannot access their family physician, with the appropriate level of care when they have any health concern (including concerns related to COVID-19).
Any Renfrew County resident who has a health concern (including concerns related to COVID-19) and does not have a family physician or cannot access their family physician can access care and support through the Renfrew County Virtual Triage and Assessment Centre.
The RCVTAC is a virtual solution that allows physicians, nurse practitioners and/or community paramedics to assess and manage health concerns in multiple ways depending on a person’s needs. This includes:
- Phone appointments
- Video appointments
- In-home assessments and diagnostic testing by community paramedics
- Remote monitoring and alerting and if necessary, escalation to a designated team of physicians and allied health professionals for the management of patients with COVID-19
- Referral to other services including mental health support
Residents can access the Centre by calling 1-844-727-6404. This service is covered by OHIP with a valid health card. For more information please refer to the website at www.rcvtac.ca
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