Guidelines for Visits as of April 7, 2020 – COIVD-19 Pandemic:
On April 7, 2020, the Office of the Chief Medical Officer of Health, of the Alberta Government, announced the Alberta Health Record of Decision – CMOH order 09-2020, which includes guidelines regarding visitation under the Mental Health Services Protection Act. This order restricts visitation in ‘health care facilities’ in the province of Alberta, including residential addiction treatment facilities.
Due to this order, visitors are not permitted at Aventa’s facilities unless under the guidance of the Office of the Chief Medical Officer of Health or as stipulated as an ‘essential visitor’ per the order, until further notice.
Clients have phone, computer and internet access, are able to participate in telephone and Skype visits with loved ones during this time.
To see the order, please visit: Alberta CMOH order 09-2020 : 2020 COVID-19 response