Directory of Briefing Notes

Evidence Synthesis Briefing Notes are the products of the Evidence Synthesis Network. The Network accepts questions on COVID-19 from decision-makers in government, agencies, and the broader health system who require scientific evidence, jurisdictional scans, and promising innovation scans.

Public Health Measures

Effectiveness, Use and Re-Use of Masks in Hospitals During the Omicron Wave

Last Updated: January 10, 2022

Best Practices for Case and Contact Management of COVID-19

Last Updated: September 23, 2021

SARS-CoV-2 Transmission Among Health Care Workers and the General Population Following Vaccination

Last Updated: September 3, 2021

Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccination Policies For Health Care Workers

Last Updated: August 13, 2021

Guidance and Jurisdictional Evidence Regarding The Use of Vaccine Passports

Last Updated: June 21, 2021

Effectiveness of Incentives to Promote COVID-19 Vaccine Uptake

Last Updated: June 17, 2021

COVID-19 Post-Vaccine Risks, Activities, and Public Health Measures

Last Updated: May 12, 2021

Impacts of Nighttime Curfews on Mobility and Transmission of COVID-19

Last Updated: April 14, 2021

Infection Control and Public Health Measures in Long-Term Care and Retirement Homes Following COVID-19 Vaccination of Residents

Last Updated: April 1, 2021

The Wellbeing of Residents in Long-Term Care Homes During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Last Updated: March 31, 2021