Health

Fourth-dose seekers reminded to book online

Fourth-dose seekers reminded to book online

—  6 April 2022

As fourth-dose vaccination appointments opened up for those 70 and older on Wednesday, the…

Masks to stay until at least the end of April

Masks to stay until at least the end of April

—  5 April 2022

Quebec’s Interim Public Health Director, Dr. Luc Boileau, says that the province’s mask…

Regional health authority names new director of public health

Regional health authority names new director of public health

—  5 April 2022

The CIUSS de l'Estrie - CHUS has announced the appointment of Isabelle Samson to the position…

Federal government launching new Covid health impact survey

Federal government launching new Covid health impact survey

—  4 April 2022

The Government of Canada announced on Monday that it has launched a second cycle of a national…

Quebec permits pharmacists to prescribe Paxlovid as sixth wave picks up

Quebec permits pharmacists to prescribe Paxlovid as sixth wave picks up

—  3 April 2022

On Friday the Province of Quebec gave pharmacists permission to directly prescribe the Paxlovid…

Experts say Quebec is now in a sixth wave

Experts say Quebec is now in a sixth wave

—  31 March 2022

Quebec’s institute of public health, the INSPQ, officially declared a sixth wave of the COVID-19…

Radiologists raise red flags at CIUSSS de l’Estrie-CHUS

Radiologists raise red flags at CIUSSS de l’Estrie-CHUS

—  30 March 2022

Dr. Smith (not a real name) is a radiologist at CIUSSS de l’Estrie-CHUS. Smith’s first…

Fourth dose campaign gets started in CHSLDs

Fourth dose campaign gets started in CHSLDs

—  30 March 2022

Quebec’s fourth dose campaign got started in the province’s long term care homes (CHSLDs)…

Public health director steps down April 2

Public health director steps down April 2

—  17 March 2022

CIUSSS de l'Estrie – CHUS announced Thursday that Dr. Alain Poirier will leave his position…

Grief literacy workshop next week

Grief literacy workshop next week

—  17 March 2022

Mental Health Estrie will host an upcoming virtual workshop, presented in English, exploring…