Information on COVID-19 Virus

McCormick Home COVID-19 Information

Update for Families – January 18, 2023
Past Updates 2023
Past Updates 2022
Past Updates 2021
Past Updates 2020

Message to Families from CEO – September 2 2022
Letter to Families-Air Conditioning – July 28

COVID-19 Vaccine Screening Consent Form Revised March 11, 2021
COVID-19 Pzifer and Moderna Vaccine Information Sheet
COVID-19 Prepackage Fact Sheet
COVID-19 Vaccine After Care Sheet

Long-Term Care Visitor, Absences & Social Gatherings Snapshot March 2022

McCormick Care Group Covid-19 Policies – Reviewed/Revised October 2022

Family Visitor Guidelines and Education Requirements
Asymptomatic Screen Testing
Visitor Policy
Resident Absences
Immunization Policy
Consideration for Caregiver Program
Caregiver Guidelines
What Residents Can Expect in a Long-Term Care Home

Public Health Ontario Resources

Recommended Steps: Putting on Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Putting on Full Personal Protective Equipment
Taking off Full Personal Protective Equipment
How to Hand Wash
How COVID-19 Tests are Prioritized

McCormick Home COVID-19 Response Measures

Please see the Long-Term Care Visitors and Admissions summary from the Ministry of Long-Term Care.

If a friend or family member wishes to connect with a loved one via Facetime or Skype, they may contact social worker Joanne Nancekivell at 519-432-2648 ext. 2369, who will assist with scheduling a suitable time for an on-screen visit. In addition, our recreation specialists will be making an extra effort to take photos of our residents and e-mail them to families.  If you have any questions, please contact our Life Enrichment Manager Ruth-Anne Durocher at 519-432-2638 ext. 2372.  You may also wish to visit our McCormick Home Facebook page for updates on some of our recreation activities in the home.

Family members and friends will be able to drop off or pick up any items for our residents between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. or between 6:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m.

We recognize the difficulties associated with these current measures. Please be assured that the health and wellbeing of our residents is our top priority. Your cooperation and understanding are appreciated.

For more information, please visit the Ministry of Health website at or call 1-866-797-0000.