COVID-19 outbreak declared on 2 more units at Vancouver General Hospital

COVID-19 outbreak declared on 2 more units at Vancouver General Hospital

Two more units at Vancouver General Hospital are dealing with COVID-19 outbreaks.Two inpatient units in the Jim Pattison Pavilion have now been closed to new admissions, Vancouver Coastal Health said Monday night.An outbreak was declared in another unit on Sunday.

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Coronavirus: No new cases reported in New Brunswick for first time in 2021

Coronavirus: No new cases reported in New Brunswick for first time in 2021

New Brunswick reported no new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday, the first time it has done so this year.The province is also reporting that nine new people have recovered since Monday, meaning there are now only 75 active cases

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Mississauga Canada Post worksite hit by COVID-19 outbreak excluded from provincial inspections – National

Mississauga Canada Post worksite hit by COVID-19 outbreak excluded from provincial inspections - National

TORONTO — Ontario labour inspectors are homing in on warehouses and distribution centres, but the site of a major workplace COVID-19 outbreak isn’t included in the ongoing inspections: Canada Post.More than 300 employees at the postal service’s Gateway facility in

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Italians mark coronavirus outbreak anniversary by paying tribute to those who died – National

Italians mark coronavirus outbreak anniversary by paying tribute to those who died - National

With wreath-laying ceremonies, tree plantings and church services, Italians on Sunday marked one year since their country experienced its first known COVID-19 death.Towns in Italy’s north were the first to be hard-hit by the pandemic and put under lockdown,

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Health Canada warns of salmonella outbreak in Nova Scotia and Newfoundland

Health Canada warns of salmonella outbreak in Nova Scotia and Newfoundland

Thursday afternoon Health Canada declared an outbreak of salmonella in two Atlantic provinces.The federal agency says 57 cases of Salmonella Enteritidis illness were confirmed, of which 25 are in Newfoundland and Labrador, and 32 in Nova Scotia.According to the

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N.L. reports 44 new COVID cases as nurses brave brutal winter to test thousands

Newfoundland town shuts down amid COVID concerns as province stays out of bubble

Newfoundland and Labrador health officials are today reporting 44 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 and another 21 presumptive positive cases.Officials say 42 of the confirmed cases and all of the presumptive cases are in the eastern region of the

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‘Hold fast Newfoundland and Labrador’: Province confirms outbreak of U.K. COVID-19 variant

Newfoundland town shuts down amid COVID concerns as province stays out of bubble

The ongoing outbreak in Newfoundland and Labrador’s St. John’s metro region is the result of B.1.1.7. COVID-19 variant, which was first detected in the U.K.Premier Andrew Furey, Health Minister John Haggie and Dr. Janice Fitzgerald, the province’s chief medical

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18 COVID-19 variant cases confirmed as part of North Bay, Ont., apartment building outbreak

Ontario reports under 1,700 new coronavirus cases, 49 more deaths

The COVID-19 outbreak at a North Bay, Ont., apartment building has grown to 18 confirmed novel coronavirus variant cases.Meanwhile, a total of 24 people in the Skyline Lancelot Apartment building have tested positive for COVID-19, the city’s chief medical

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14 active cases of COVID-19 at Laval elementary school

14 active cases of COVID-19 at Laval elementary school

The Sir Wilfrid Laurier School Board is reporting 14 active cases of COVID-19 at Hillcrest Academy in Laval’s Chomedey district.School officials say they are currently managing the outbreak, working closely with Laval public health.School board spokesperson Maxeen Jolin said

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‘Heart-wrenching’: Families recount deadly COVID-19 outbreak at Ontario nursing home

‘Heart-wrenching’: Families recount deadly COVID-19 outbreak at Ontario nursing home

A COVID-19 outbreak that was declared on Jan. 8 has ravaged an Ontario nursing home, killing 54 people and infecting all but one of the 129 residents.For staff, the outbreak has been exhausting, according to Ian DeWaard, the Ontario

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