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Contact Information
Office Phone 519-631-9900
Toll Free Phone 1-800-922-0096
Fax 519-631-1682
E-Mail info@swpublichealth.ca
Website www.swpublichealth.ca/en/my-health/infectious-diseases.aspx
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Communicable disease control and infection prevention and control * monitors and follows up with reported cases and outbreaks of communicable diseases in both the community and in health care settings

Ensures and confirms appropriate actions and treatment are taken in response to reportable diseases and that measures are in place to limit spread to others * education about infection prevention, control and best practices offered to health care institutions, daycares, schools, community agencies, and the public

Inspections - Public health inspectors inspect food premises and pools in health care institutions, group homes, homes for special care, and daycares * assess infection control practices in day cares * inspect high-risk personal services settings like tattooing and body piercing places

TB Testing - TB skin testing * by appointment only * clients must return to the Health Unit two days later to have the TB skin test read by a Public Health Nurse * TB skin tests are only done onsite for medical or immigration purposes
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm
Areas Served Elgin County
Boundaries St Thomas and Elgin County
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Visit website, email, or call for details
Languages English
Fees Free
Agency Information
Funding Municipal - St Thomas ; Provincial - MHLTC ; Regional - Elgin County
Site Information
Site Location St Thomas (Elgin Mall)
Located In Community St Thomas
Address & Map
1230 Talbot St
St Thomas, ON N5P 1G9
Intersection Centennial Ave and Talbot St
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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