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Health Unit: Possible COVID-19 Exposure at Blue Wings Hockey Game in Perth on Dec 3

Perth – People who attended the Blue Wings Hockey game on December 3rd may have been exposed to COVID-19 while at the game.

If you were in attendance at that game on December 3rd, Public Health is advising, both vaccinated and unvaccinated people:

  • To monitor for symptoms carefully, even mild ones.
  • That testing is recommended if you have any symptoms of COVID-19:

o   self-isolate and get tested at a local assessment centre, regardless of your vaccination status.

o   Everyone in your household (unless they are fully vaccinated) must also stay home until you get a negative COVID-19 test result

  • To continue with public health precautions to reduce the spread of COVID-19.
    • Stay home if you are sick
    • Practice physical distancing – stay 2 meters (6 feet) away from people in public areas
    • Wear a face-covering: Minimum of 2 layers of material; 3 will provide further protection when you cannot stay 6 feet away from people out in public – and in indoor public spaces as required
    • Wash your hands often with soap and water, or use hand sanitizer after being in touch with others or handling anything from outside your home
    • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth
    • Cover your cough and sneeze with a tissue or into your arm, not your hands
  • If you have questions or concerns, please contact the Infectious Diseases Program, at 1-800-660-5853 extension 2222

For more information about COVID-19, visit www.healthunit.org/coronavirus or call 1-800-660-5853 x2499. You can also follow us on Facebook and Twitter @LGLHealthunit or Instagram at lglhealthunit.z.