Halton Medical Officer of Health recommending
workplace COVID-19 vaccination policies
Halton Medical Officer of Health recommending COVID-19 workplace vaccination policies Halton’s Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Hamidah Meghani, is recommending that local employers address the need for a workplace vaccination policy to protect their workers and the public from COVID-19. Workplace vaccination policies should explain their purpose, specific actions workers must take (including providing proof of vaccination status or a medical exemption) and timelines.
These recommendations on developing a workplace vaccination policy will be posted on Halton’s COVID-19 Resources for Businesses webpage by Halton Region Public Health on August 26, 2021. Further resources to support the recommendations will be made available online next week.