COVID-19 Information for Our People

Last Updated: 2022-07-11

A key principle of our planning and preparedness is ensuring the safety and well-being of our people and our patients.

Tap to attest. One entry at a time.

Upon entry to the buildings, employees, physicians and learners can tap their access card (ID card at Hennick Bridgepoint) and attest to the screening questions.

By tapping you are attesting to the statements outlined in the signage and that you are symptom-free (based on the COVID-19 symptoms outlined below).

Before entering, you confirm:

I am well today with no COVID-19 symptoms, including:

One of the following:

  • Fever 37.8 °C/100.0° F
  • Chills
  • Cough, new or worsening
  • Shortness of breath, difficulty breathing
  • Decrease or loss of taste or smell

Or two or more of the following symptoms:

  • Extreme fatigue, lethargy, or malaise, muscle aches or joint pain
  • Nausea, vomiting and or diarrhea
  • Sore throat
  • Runny nose or congestion without other known cause
  • Headache

I am compliant with Sinai Health’s Staff Surveillance and Immunization Policy.

I confirm that Occupational Health has cleared me to work if any of the following situations apply to me:

  • I have worked in an outbreak environment outside of Sinai Health
  • I am awaiting COVID-19 test results
  • I have had a recent exposure to someone who is confirmed positive for COVID-19

Daily Checklist

When coming to work, please consider the following:

Have a hospital approved medical grade procedure mask to put on before entering any of our buildings.

Ensure you have your ID badge with you.

Have your manager’s contact information handy.

If you are feeling unwell, please review these instructions.

Important Tools and Resources

Stress and Coping Resources for Health Professionals

  • Our employee and family assistance program (EAP) provided by Lifeworks is also available, with resources including confidential counselling. Visit their website here or call 1-877-207-8833.
  • Review People Wellness resources on the Mount Sinai Intranet or Hennick Bridgepoint Portal.