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Four New Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 In the Porcupine Health Unit Area

Issued: Saturday, September 4, 2021

The Porcupine Health Unit (PHU) is reporting four (4) new COVID-19 cases among residents in the health unit area. Two (2) cases are being reported in Timmins, and two (2) in the region of Cochrane, Matheson, Iroquois Falls and Smooth Rock Falls.

Stay home and self-isolate if:

  • You are confirmed case
  • You think or you are a contact of a confirmed case
  • You have symptoms – get tested
  • You are waiting for your test results
  • Someone in your household has symptoms

If you think you may have COVID-19 symptoms or have been in close contact with someone who has it, first self-isolate and complete the on-line COVID-19 Self-Assessment to determine your next steps.

If testing is required, seek testing through one of the assessment centres across Ontario. You can also call the Porcupine Health Unit at 705-267-1181 or toll-free at 1-800-461-1818.

Visit Ontario’s website to learn more about how the province continues to protect Ontarians from COVID-19.