Animal Health Laboratory and COVID-19 April 3rd 2020
April 3rd - AHL is open and continues to operate with reduced staff as noted below - this will be our "normal" operations for the forseeable future. Please observe safe distancing when you are dropping off samples (1 in vestibule at a time) . AHL specimen reception has closed the curtain - please call ahead (ext 54530) if you will have any questions if dropping off submissions. Stay safe!
March 25th - Since Monday, March 23 2020, AHL has been operating with reduced staff to maximize physical distancing in the laboratory. Consequently, many tests will be batched to maximize efficiency and turnaround times may/will be extended - see NEWS for full details
March 24th - Please note: AHL is an essential service and will continue core services. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if testing questions.
Commencing Monday, March 23, AHL will be open 9AM to 5PM daily. Specimen Room will be available 8AM to 4PM for submission intake and inquiries. Our drop-off fridge is available 24/7.
AHL Kemptville hours will remain as usual - open 8:15 to 4:30 for submission intake with after hours drop off cooler available 24/7.
For additional details, please refer to this notice: AHL COVID-19 Update
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