COVID-19 in B.C.: Active and hospitalized cases increase, one school added to exposure list, and no new outbreaks

While the new COVID-19 scenario depend for B.C. remained earlier mentioned 100 once again, active and hospitalized cases also increased.

However, there weren’t any new outbreaks and there was only a person new faculty included to the record of exposure incidents.

B.C. provincial wellness officer Dr. Bonnie Henry and Deputy Health and fitness Minister Stephen Brown, in a joint assertion for today’s update, declared there are 125 new cases in the province (which includes a person epi-connected scenario).

Soon after numerous times of decreases, active cases rose once again, this time escalating by 16 cases to one,284 active cases currently.

Hospitalized cases also increased, from 69 persons yesterday to 72 people today in clinic currently, with 21 of these clients in intensive care (a person more person than yesterday).

What has lessened is the variety of persons (uncovered to confirmed cases) general public wellness is monitoring—a variance of a hundred thirty five persons from three,337 people today yesterday to three,202 persons currently.

Some very good information is that there aren’t any new group or health care outbreaks. Active outbreaks stay in fourteen longterm care amenities and three acute care amenities. 

In addition, there aren’t any new deaths, leaving the overall variety of fatalities at 234 persons who have died of COVID-19-similar results in.

During the pandemic, there has been a cumulative overall of 9,138 cases in B.C., together with:

  • three,340 cases in Vancouver Coastal Health and fitness
  • 4,658 in Fraser Health and fitness
  • 208 in Island Health and fitness
  • 533 in Inside Health and fitness
  • 312 in Northern Health and fitness
  • 87 persons who reside outdoors Canada.

A overall of 7,591 persons in B.C. have now recovered from the coronavirus.

Beaver Creek Elementary

Whilst previous times have witnessed many colleges included to faculty exposure lists, there was only a person currently.

Fraser Health and fitness included Beaver Creek Elementary (6505 123a Street) in Surrey, with exposure dates from September 21 to 23.

Also, there weren’t any new exposure events included to regional wellness authority lists.

The B.C. Centre for Ailment Manage (BCCDC) has included 4 flights confirmed with COVID-19 to its record:

• September 20: Air Canada 127, from Toronto to Vancouver

• September 21: Nippon Airways 116, from Tokyo, Japan, to Vancouver

• September 21: Air Canada 311, from Montreal to Vancouver

• September twenty five: Air Canada 45, from Delhi, India, to Vancouver.

For afflicted row information and facts, check out the BCCDC web-site.

Any one in the afflicted rows or on these flights should keep an eye on on their own for signs and symptoms for fourteen times immediately after the flight day. Those in B.C. who do produce signs and symptoms should immediately self-isolate and call 811 to come across out about testing.


Meanwhile, several information outlets reported today that filming has been suspended on numerous monitor productions in Metro Vancouver thanks to delays in examination results.

Tv collection that are afflicted contain Riverdale (which was a person of the very first productions in Metro Vancouver to suspend manufacturing through the onset of the pandemic thanks to a good scenario on set), Nancy Drew, Charmed, Batwoman, Legends of Tomorrow, and Supergirl.

In other information, Tri-City News reported today that a prisoner at the North Fraser Pretrial Centre on Kingsway Avenue tested good for COVID-19 on September 23, and a wellness investigation is underway.

In addition, RCMP mentioned currently that officers arrested and seized the vessel of a U.S. boater for violating the Quarantine Act immediately after he entered B.C. waters to select up his girlfriend in Surrey without having reporting his border crossing. 

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