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    PHO removing restrictions on masks and vaccine passports

    Sent on behalf of VIU’s Senior Management Team Earlier today, Thursday, March 10, the BC Public Health Office (PHO) announced changes to masking and vaccine passport restrictions. Starting tomorrow, March 11, at 12:01 am, masks will no longer be required in most public spaces, including post-...

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    Rapid antigen test kits and potential exposure to hazardous substances

    The Government of Canada has released the following advisory regarding the rapid antigen test kits. Please read it and ensure you follow the prescribed instructions for using your kits. And be sure to keep the test out of reach of children and pets. Rapid antigen test kits and potential exposure to...

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    Rapid Antigen Test Kit Frequently Asked Questions

    Do I need to register before I pick my kit up? No, you do not. You only need to show up to the Nanaimo Campus Main Cafeteria (B300) with VIU or Government ID to claim your kit. Why are we getting kits now? The BC Centre for Disease Control and The Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Training...

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    Free rapid test kits for VIU community members

    The Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Training, in collaboration with the Public Health Office and BC Centre for Disease Control, has given VIU rapid antigen test kits for all students in face-to-face programs, students living in residence and employees. These rapid test kits were offered...

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