Potential COVID-19 Exposure Notifications in the Eastern Health Region

December 29, 2021 – St. John’s, NL: As part of a Public Health investigation in the Eastern Health region, anyone who visited and/or dined in at these locations on the dates and times listed below is asked to arrange COVID-19 testing. This advisory does not include those who picked up take-out or used a drive-thru at these locations. The businesses have been notified and Public Health thanks them for their cooperation.

Tim Hortons, 275 Kenmount Road, St. John’s 

  • December 22, 2021, from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

St. John’s Fish Exchange, 351 Water Street, St. John’s

  • December 21, 2021, from 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

GoodLife Fitness, 141 Torbay Road, St. John’s           

  • December 21, 2021, from 5:30 a.m. to 6:30 a.m.
  • December 22, 2021, from 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • December 23, 2021, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
  • December 27, 2021, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
  • December 28, 2021, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

The Nook and Cannery, 69 Harvey Road, St. John’s

  • December 20,  2021, from 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Orangetheory Fitness, 70 White Rose Drive, St. John’s           

  • December 22, 2021, from 9:15 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.

Gahan House Harbourview, 135 Harbour Drive, St. John’s

  • December 22, 2021, from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

The Rec Room, The Avalon Mall, St. John’s

  • December 20, 2021, from 4:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m.
  • December 21, 2021, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • December 24, 2021, from 2:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • December 27, 2021, from 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
  • December 28, 2021, from 1:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Blue On Water, 319 Water Street, St. John’s

  • December 23, 2021, from 3:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

People who visited and/or dined in at these locations, are advised to seek testing in keeping with public notifications for possible exposure. To arrange testing, complete the online self-assessment and referral tool available here or call 811.

People who visited these locations and currently have symptoms of COVID-19 are required to isolate until 24 hours after their symptoms resolve and they receive a negative test result. People who visited these locations and do not currently have symptoms of COVID-19 are not required to isolate until they receive a negative test result. While awaiting their test result, they should monitor for symptoms and isolate should any symptoms develop.

Symptoms of COVID-19 include:

  • Fever, including chills or sweats;
  • A new or worsening cough;
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing;
  • Runny, stuffy or congested nose;
  • Sore throat or difficulty swallowing;
  • Headache;
  • Loss of sense of smell or taste;
  • Unusual fatigue or lack of energy;
  • New onset of muscle aches;
  • Loss of appetite;
  • Vomiting or diarrhea for more than 24 hours; and,
  • Small red or purple spots on hands and/or feet.

For a full list of potential COVID-19 exposure notifications, please visit: https://www.gov.nl.ca/covid-19/updates-resources/potential-covid-19-exposures/ . For the most up-to-date information related to COVID-19, please visit: www.gov.nl.ca/covid-19.

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