Onion Lake Cree Nation warning about possible COVID-19 exposure
Illustration of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus 2, the cause of COVID-19 (Alissa Eckert, MS, Dan Higgins, MAMS)
The Onion Lake Cree Nation Health Clinic says a person who tested positive with COVID-19 in their area was in several locations while likely infectious.
The information released indicated that this person was at Communiplex Chase The Ace between 8 AM to 8 PM on October 8th and October 10th. They were also there from 8 AM to 1:30 PM on October 9th and October 13th. This person also visited two locations for approximately five minutes: The Onion Lake Subway at 7:30 PM on October 12th and The Cardinal Store at 6:30 PM on October 14th.
The person was also at the Lloydminster Real Canadian Superstore at 4:30 PM on October 15th.
Contact tracing is currently underway by the Onion Lake Pandemic Committee, and people who were in contact with this person will be notified by Sask Health or OLCN Health. People who receive a call should self-isolate for fourteen days, and call Healthlink 811 for next steps.