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Recommended Disinfection Procedures for Conveyance (aircraft, passenger trains, ferries, buses and cruise ships) and Terminal (airport, cruise ship, bus, ferry and train) Operators and their Staff

The following guidelines are being provided by Health Canada in response to the ongoing pandemic of (H1N1) 2009 influenza virus.

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Published on : 17 Nov 2009

Recommended Safe Work Practices for Flight Catering Operators and their Staff

The following recommendations are being provided by Health Canada in response to the ongoing pandemic of (H1N1) 2009 influenza virus.

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Published on : 17 Nov 2009

Research calls for better assessment of tests for tuberculosis, HIV/AIDS and malaria

A rapid and accurate diagnosis is the first step towards treatment in the fight against infectious disease.

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Published on : 16 Nov 2009

Backgrounder: Use of Unadjuvanted H1N1 Flu Vaccine

The Government of Canada ordered enough adjuvanted H1N1 flu vaccine for all Canadians who need and want it based on WHO advice.

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Published on : 13 Nov 2009

Backgrounder: Use of Unadjuvanted H1N1 Flu Vaccine

The Government of Canada ordered enough adjuvanted H1N1 flu vaccine for all Canadians who need and want it based on WHO advice.

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Published on : 13 Nov 2009

Recommendations for the Use of the H1N1 Flu Vaccine

The Government of Canada has authorized the use of the H1N1 flu vaccine, which is called AREPANRIX and is manufactured by GlaxoSmithKline (GSK).

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Published on : 13 Nov 2009

News Release- PHAC updates recommendations on H1N1 vaccine for children

The Public Health Agency of Canada today updated its recommendations on H1N1 flu vaccine dosing for children between 3 years and 9 years of age.

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Published on : 12 Nov 2009

updates: recommendations on H1N1 vaccine for children

The Public Health Agency of Canada today updated its recommendations on H1N1 flu vaccine dosing for children between 3 years and 9 years of age.

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Published on : 12 Nov 2009

Assembly of First Nations and Health Canada to Co-host a Virtual Summit on H1N1 Preparedness November 10th, 2009

On November 10, 2009 at 12:00 noon EST Health Minister Leona Aglukkaq and National Chief of the Assembly of First Nations (AFN) Shawn Atleo will co-host a Virtual Summit on H1N1 preparedness for First Nations communities.

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Published on : 07 Nov 2009

Peter Duffield named Chairman of the Royal Victoria Hospital Foundation

The Royal Victoria Hospital Foundation today announced that Montreal business leader and philanthropist Peter Duffield was selected as Chairman of the Foundation.

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Published on : 06 Nov 2009

Guidance: Infection prevention and control measures for Health Care Workers Providing Care or Service in the Home

This fact sheet has been developed to provide guidance to health care workers (HCWs) in the infection prevention and control management of suspected or confirmed cases with Pandemic (H1N1) 2009 Flu Virus.

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Published on : 06 Nov 2009

NOTICE TO THE MEDIA - Canada will provide an update on the H1N1 flu virus

The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, federal Minister of Health, along with Dr. David Butler-Jones, Chief Public Health Officer of Canada, and Dr. Danielle Grondin, Infectious Disease and Emergency Preparedness at the Public Health Agency of Canada, will provide an update on the H1N1 flu virus

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Published on : 05 Nov 2009

Guidance for the Preparedness and Management of Influenza-Like Illness (ILI), Including Pandemic (H1N1) 2009, in Residential Facilities in Remote and Isolated Communities

This guidance document has been prepared to provide guidance to facility managers and planners on preparing for and managing outbreaks of influenza-like illness (ILI), including pandemic (H1N1) 2009 in residential facilities (e.g. personal care homes, group homes, women’s shelters, homeless shelters, correctional institutions, and addictions facilities) in remote and isolated communities.

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Published on : 04 Nov 2009

Addendum - Guidance for Use of Panvax (TM) H1N1 Vaccine (Unadjuvanted)

Addendum to the October 21, 2009 - Guidance Document on the Use of Pandemic Influenza A (H1N1) 2009 Inactivated Monovalent Vaccine

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Published on : 04 Nov 2009

Mass Immunization Clinics in Remote and Isolated Communities

Mass Immunization Clinics in Remote and Isolated Communities

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Published on : 04 Nov 2009