One Grey-Bruce COVID Assessment Centre to reduce hours on Family Day

The Hanover Hospital is located on the west side of Hanover. ( stock photo by Brent Tremble)

One of the Grey-Bruce COVID-19 Assessment Centres will have reduced hours for the upcoming Family Day holiday.

The COVID-19 Assessment Centre at the Hanover and District Hospital will run with reduced hours on Monday, February 15th, with regular hours resuming on Tuesday the 16th. Typically the Hanover assessment centre has hours of 12 p.m. until 6 p.m., but on Family day the centre will close at 4 p.m. All the other COVID-19 assessment centres in Grey-Bruce will have regular hours on Family Day.

Testing is available at assessment centres for anyone with the following criteria:

-All people with at least one symptom of COVID-19, even if mild
-You have been identified as a close contact of a known COVID-19 case by a Public Health
unit, or through the COVID-19 app
-You work in a facility where these is an outbreak as identified by a Public Health Unit
-You have been referred for testing by public health for other reasons (e.g. travel, school
-Those requiring COVID-19 testing in order to visit a long-term care home, prior to surgery,
or require testing for any other reason

You can use the provincial self-assessment tool to gauge whether or not you should go and receive a COVID-19 test here: If you are very ill, go to the nearest emergency department or call 911 in extreme cases.

Hours of operation for Grey-Bruce COVID-19 Assessment Centres are as follows:

Hanover & District Hospital
Location: Main entrance to the hospital.
Hours of Operation: 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM, Monday – Friday
9:00 AM – 1:00 PM, Saturday
(Reduced Family Day Hours (Feb 15th – 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM)


South Bruce Grey Health Centre – Kincardine Hospital
Location: Kincardine Hospital
Hours of Operation: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM, Monday, Wednesday, Friday
12:00 PM – 6:00 PM, Tuesday, Thursday
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM, Saturday


Grey Bruce Health Services – Owen Sound
Location: 1100 16th Avenue East, Unit C, Owen Sound (the Sun Life building north of Owen Sound
Hours of Operation: 10:00 PM – 8:00 PM, Monday – Friday


Grey Bruce Health Services – Lion’s Head Hospital
Location: Lion’s Head Hospital, Park at back of hospital and enter at back door.
Hours of Operation: 8:00 AM – 11:30 AM, Wednesday & Friday


Grey Bruce Health Services – Southampton Hospital
Location: Southampton Hospital, Day Surgery Waiting Area
Hours of Operation: 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM, Monday – Thursday


Grey Bruce Health Services – Wiarton Hospital
Location: Wiarton Hospital, park in visitor parking lot, enter front doors, stop at screening
Hours of Operation: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM, Tuesday & Wednesday