Entries by Megan

Register to Attend: Shades of Grey: The COVID-19 Vaccine

Have questions about the COVID-19 vaccine & the workplace? This presentation will provide the most up to date info you need as an employer. About this event Wed, August 4, 2021 @ 2:00 PM COVID-19 has presented unprecedented health and safety challenges for employers. With the continued roll-out of the vaccines, employers are now faced […]

MHA & MRFA Show Moving to April 2022

Manitoba is beginning to re-open, and hotels and restaurants are starting to welcome customers back to their businesses. However, a number of COVID-19 restrictions remain in place, and it will be months before we can expect a full return to normal. Though we are optimistic that trade shows such as the MHA & MRFA Show will […]

Province Provides Other Provincial Immunization Record Samples

Since the beginning of restrictions requiring proof of vaccination to allow certain seating within restaurants, our members have reported confusion on how to determine proof of vaccination from other jurisdictions. We at the MRFA have been advocating for solutions to this problem. While this list of examples is not exhaustive and does not eliminate all […]

July 17th Health Orders

The Province has posted the official health orders effective at 12:01am July 17th. To view the health orders, please visit https://web2.gov.mb.ca/laws/orders/_pdf-order.php?ord=2021-07-17 As a reminder, in regard to confirming immunization, Manitoba Health has informed the MRFA that an app to scan QR codes for confirming vaccination reports is now in app stores under “Manitoba Immunization Card.”

Province Announces Second Reopening Phase of 4-3-2 One Great Summer Plan

The province will implement the second phase of the ‘4-3-2-One Great Summer’ Reopening Path two weeks early, on July 17, as vaccination rates continue to climb across the province, Premier Brian Pallister and Dr. Brent Roussin, Manitoba’s chief provincial public health officer, announced today. “Vaccines are the safest and quickest way out of this pandemic. […]

Info For Members On Possible VLT Reopening

Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries has recently contacted the MRFA with the following message about possible VLTs reopening in the upcoming days: The Manitoba Government announced that reduced restrictions are most likely to occur this week. In the event the VLTs are considered in the reduced restrictions, to be proactive we suggest to power on the […]

June 26th Health Orders Posted

The Province has posted the official health orders effective at 12:01am June 26th. To view the health orders, please visit https://web2.gov.mb.ca/laws/orders/_pdf-order.php?ord=2021-06-26 In regard to confirming immunization, Manitoba Health has informed the MRFA that an app to scan QR codes for confirming vaccination reports is now in app stores under “Manitoba Immunization Card.”

Province Announces Launch of Healthy Hire Manitoba Program

The Manitoba government is introducing the $30 million Healthy Hire Manitoba Program, a new wage support to help private-sector employers reopen and encourage employees to get vaccinated and return to work, Premier Brian Pallister announced today. “As we emerge from this third wave towards a post-pandemic Manitoba with fewer restrictions and more freedoms, our focus […]

Province Announces First Phase of Reopening of its 4-3-2 One Great Summer Plan Starting June 26th

Manitoba will move ahead with the first milestone of its ‘4-3-2 One Great Summer’ Reopening Path one week early and open many businesses and facilities to 25 per cent capacity beginning on June 26th, Premier Brian Pallister and Manitoba’s chief provincial public health officer, Dr. Brent Roussin announced today. This week, Manitobans achieved and surpassed […]