Information updates on the COVID-19 pandemic.

Osteopathy is not an essential service and all practitioners should stop providing treatments.

Under guidance of Government of Ontario / List of essential workplaces/ Health care and seniors care and social services/ Section 38: Regulated health professionals (urgent care only) including dentists, optometrists, chiropractic services, ophthalmologists, physical and occupational therapists and podiatrists.

Media resources:

Osteopathic International Alliance- COVID-19

Osteopathy and Respiratory Pandemics of 1918 and 2020– Eva B. Shay, DO

World Health Organization (WHO) Web Page on COVID-19:

Government of Canada – Coronavirus COVID-19

Public Health Ontario – Coronavirus COVID-19

Directive 2

COVID-19 Operational Requirements: Health Sector Restart (May 26, 2020 or as current)

COVID-19 Reference Document for Symptoms