Ottawa Public Health - Measles Alert

posted Sep 5, 2016, 8:53 AM by Nathalie Roy
YOU MAY HAVE BEEN EXPOSED TO MEASLES:
Ottawa Public Health (OPH) and Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit (LGL) are investigating three related cases of measles in unvaccinated or incompletely vaccinated individuals who have not received all of their required measles vaccines. It is possible that members of the public were exposed to measles at the times and places listed below.
Possible exposure locations and dates/times:

The Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO), 401 Smyth Rd, Ottawa
Emergency Room: August 22, 2016, 2 p.m. to August 23, 2016, 2:30 a.m.
Inpatient Ward 4 East:   August 23, 2016, midnight to August 23, 2016, 11:59 p.m., August 25, 2016, 8 a.m. to August 28, 2016, 8 p.m.

The Ottawa Hospital (General Campus), 501 Smyth Road, Ottawa
Emergency Room: August 23, 2016, noon to August 24, 2016,1 a.m.
Module G: August 26, 2016, 9 a.m. to noon

Carleton Place Hospital, 211 Lake Ave E, Carleton Place
September 1, 2016,8:30 a.m. to noon

Carlingwood Shopping Centre, 2121 Carling Ave, Ottawa
August 31, 2016, 1 to 6 p.m.

Kanata Superstore, 760 Eagleson Road, Kanata
August 31, 2016, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.

The Lone Star Restaurant, 4048 Carling Ave, Kanata
August 31, 2016 at 5 to 8 p.m.

If you think you may have been in contact, please call your local health unit:
Ottawa Public Health - 613-580-6744
Leeds Grenville Lanark Public Health - 613-345-5685
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