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Joseph Brant Hospital

Site: Joseph Brant Hospital

Service: COVID-19 Assessment Centre

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-632-3737 ext 6550;  
Residents can also call 311 to speak to Halton Region Public Health for direction on assessment at 3-1-1 or 905-825-6000
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2020
Funding Provincial - OHIP
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Please refer to the Ministry of Health COVID-19 testing criteria for testing & assessment information 
Review the above criteria and book a COVID-19 test, if:
  • you are experiencing COVID-19 symptoms 
  • you have been notified by a public health unit or the COVID Alert app that you have been exposed to a confirmed case of the virus 
  • you belong to a specific group outlined in guidance from the Chief Medical Officer of Health 
  • you are eligible for testing as an employee or volunteer in Long-term Care or congregate setting 
  • you are eligible for testing as part of a targeted testing initiative as determined by the Ministry of Health or Ministry of Long-term Care or public health (resident or visitors of long-term care homes or congregate settings) 
  • you require testing because you have a scheduled surgery or procedure at Joseph Brant Hospital 
  • you require testing because you are receiving oncology treatment at Joseph Brant Hospital
For your safety, assessment and testing is by appointment only, no walk-ins are allowed 
How to Book an Appointment
  • Book online at 
  • Call 905-632-3737 ext. 6550, Mon to Fri from 8 am to 6 pm, and leave a message with your name and contact information, and will be called back to arrange your appointment
Cancelling an Appointment
  • if you are unable to keep your appointment, please cancel so others can access this booking time 
  • instructions for cancelling your appointment can be found in your appointment email 
  • you can also cancel by calling 905-632-3737 ext. 6550
Assessment Centre
  • located in the former Cancer Clinic 
  • entrance is at the rear of the North Tower parking lot, facing the intersection of North Shore Boulevard and Maple Avenue (orange doors) 
  • please wait in your vehicle until you are called to enter
Other Options for assessment and testing 
  • If you are experiencing severe symptoms, please go to your nearest Emergency Department or call 911 
  • The Ontario Government's COVID-19 Online Self-Assessment Tool 
  • The Ontario Government's COVID-19 School Screening (intended for students attending school) 
  • Telehealth Ontario at 1-866-797-0000
Testing at PharmaciesIf you have COVID-19 related questions, email or call 311
Hours Hours vary, call for an appointment
Areas Served Burlington
  • call Joseph Brant Hospital at 905-632-3737, ext. 6550 or visit website to book an appointment 
  • residents can also call 311 to speak to Halton Region Public Health for direction on assessment at 3-1-1 or 905-825-6000
Languages English ; Interpretive Services
Fees None - covered by OHIP
Site Information
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
1230 Lakeshore Rd
Burlington, ON L7S 0A2
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Intersection Maple Ave and Lakeshore Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading COVID-19
HCSD Sub Heading Assessment, Testing & Treatment
Service Categories Infectious Disease Specialty ~ COVID-19

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