Message From Interior Health Regarding Steve Hawker’s Funeral Service

To: Attendees of Funeral at Kamloops Alliance Church July 16 at 2pm

From: IH Communicable Disease Unit

RE: Low Risk Contact with Confirmed Novel Coronavirus Case (COVID-19)

This letter is to advise you that a confirmed case of COVID-19 attended a funeral at Kamloops Alliance Church on July 16 at 2pm. Interior Health will follow up directly with those who are identified as close contacts. The Medical Health Officer (MHO) has recommended all those who attended the funeral at Kamloops Alliance Church on July 16 at 2pm must closely self-monitor for symptoms for 14 days until midnight July 30.

If you develop any symptoms of COVID-19, please self-isolate and call your nearest testing site for an appointment to assess for COVID-19.

Please indicate that you have been exposed to a confirmed case of COVID-19.

Interior Health is continuing to monitor the situation and will implement additional public health measures as needed.

For the latest updates and information about COVID-19 in B.C. visit BC Centre for Disease Control. BCCDC website –  http://www.bccdc.ca/health-info/diseases-conditions/covid-19

Please use the following links below for information related to home isolation and up to date information about COVID-19:

Signs and Symptoms to monitor for http://www.bccdc.ca/health-info/diseases-conditions/covid-19/about-covid-19/symptoms

BC COVID-19 Self-Assessment Tool https://bc.thrive.health/

If you are sick http://www.bccdc.ca/health-info/diseases-conditions/covid-19/about-covid-19/if-you-are-sick

Interior Health website – https://news.interiorhealth.ca/covid-19/

Sincerely,
Interior Health Communicable Disease Unit