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As staff and physicians directly or indirectly involved in NH’s COVID-19 response, your perspective is an important part of how we will build improvements.

The Issue: Due to an increase in demand for salbutamol multi-dose inhalers (MDI) in Canada secondary to the COVID-19 pandemic, Teva Canada has been authorized by Health Canada to import an extra supply of UK-labelled product.

Public Health wants to know about probable cases of COVID-19, who will not be detected through routine laboratory reporting of positive cases, as defined below.

New regional stroke order sets have been developed based on best current evidence as outlined in the Canadian Stroke Best Practice guidelines by interdisciplinary members of the Northern Health Stroke Order Set Working Group.

The Issue: All brands of preservative-free ophthalmic ointment for dry eyes continue to be intermittently available.

Further information and practice implications.

Effective May 13, 2020.

Product Change:

The sugar-free amoxicillin 50 mg/mL oral suspension is now available again.

Further information and practice implications.