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MEASLES ALERT

Any patients with suspected measles MUST call our office first at 905-303-0304 and leave your child's information or email our office manager, Aileen at aileen@maplekidz.ca. Our nursing staff will call you back and triage your case.

If you are coming through our same day clinic, you MUST report to our front desk staff right away and wait in the hallway. Our nursing staff will quickly triage the patient out of the waiting area and move to an examination room.

Anyone exposed to measles could experience measles signs and symptoms up to 3 weeks.

Key symptoms:

• Fever AND
• Cough / coryza/ conjunctivitis AND
• Generalize maculopapular rash

For more information:

• Public Health Ontario – Measles
(http://www.publichealthontario.ca/en/BrowseByTopic/InfectiousDiseases/Pa...)