Snapshot: Shuswap hospital staff offer friendly reminder on risk of COVID-19

Medical lab staff stress just because you can’t see it doesn’t mean it’s not there

Just because you don’t see it doesn’t mean it’s not there.

This was the message demonstrated by Shuswap Lake General Hospital medical lab assistants Monica Thiessen, Tracey Harrison, Elizabeth Corral and Lisa Mackay, who dressed up as the virus and a swab to stress the point that now is not the time to let down one’s guard – precautions are still needed prevent the virus’ spread.

Read more: Crisis lines face volunteer, cash crunch even as COVID-19 drives surge in calls

Read more: Canada’s re-opening will be ‘guided by science’, normal life still a long way off: feds

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