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Apr 07
2020

April 7 COVID-19 Update

Provincial Health Officer Dr. Bonnie Henry and Minister of Health Adrian Dix provided an update on COVID-19 in BC. There are 25 new cases in the province, for a total of 1,291. 138 people are in hospital care, with 66 of them in intensive care. Sadly, there have been four additional deaths. 805 people have […]

Apr 06
2020

April 6 COVID-19 Update

Today, Dr. Bonnie Henry provided the following COVID-19 update. Over the past two days, there have been 63 new cases, for a total of 1,266 in BC. 26 of these cases are from April 5. 37 of these cases are from April 6. 140 people are in hospital care, with 72 in intensive care. 210 […]

Apr 04
2020

COVID-19 Update April 4

29 new cases, brings to 1,203 total cases in BC One additional outbreak in long-term care, bringing to 23 the number of outbreaks in long-term care homes. In most, there is just a single case in a resident or staff member 149 with COVID-19 are hospitalized, with 68 in ICU 704 people have fully recovered […]

Apr 03
2020

April 3 COVID-19 Update

Today, Dr. Bonnie Henry provided the following COVID-19 update. 53 new cases, for a total of 1,174 across the province 146 individuals are in hospital, with 64 in intensive care Sadly, four more people have died from COVID-19, bringing the total number of deaths in BC to 35 22 long-term care homes and assisted living […]

Apr 02
2020

SafeCare BC Invites You to Share Your Support of Health-Care Workers

To every cleaner, support worker, care aide, nurse, maintenance worker, dietary aide, and so many more working in health care – we salute you. Share your support for BC’s health-care workers for the incredibly selfless, dedicated work they’re currently doing to support our province in its time of need. During these difficult circumstances, be part […]

Apr 01
2020

COVID-19 April 1 Update

Today, Dr. Bonnie Henry provided the following COVID-19 update. 53 new cases, for a total of 1,066 across the province 142 individuals are in hospital, with 67 in intensive care Sadly, one more person has died from COVID-19, bringing the total number of deaths in BC to 25 21 long-term care homes and assisted living […]

Mar 31
2020

March 31 COVID-19 Update

In today’s update on COVID-19, Provincial Health Officer Dr. Bonnie Henry and Minister of Health Adrian Dix provided the following information: There have been 43 new cases in BC, for a total of 1,013. 507 people — 50% — have made a complete recovery. 128 individuals have been hospitalized, with 61 in intensive care. Sadly, […]

Mar 30
2020

March 30 COVID-19 Update and Update on Operation Protect

Provincial Health Officer Dr. Bonnie Henry and Minister of Health, Adrian Dix, provided an update on COVID-19 today. In the past 48 hours, there have been 86 new cases of COVID-19 in British Columbia. 16 cases are from March 29. 70 cases are from March 30. 106 individuals are in hospital care, with 60 of […]

Mar 30
2020

Staying Psychologically Healthy During Uncertain Times

During these difficult times, your mental health is a priority. Whether you’re looking for up-to-date credible information to ease your mind, a free workshop to learn about resiliency, or quick daily coping tips, here is a diverse collection of quick and easy resources for supporting your mental health. Mobile Options: Text4Hope – This free daily […]

Mar 27
2020

SafeCare BC’s Operation Protect Sees an Outpouring of Support

With a global shortage of personal protective equipment for health care workers, SafeCare BC has seen an outpouring of support in first few days of its Operation Protect initiative   For Immediate Release – March 27, 2020 With a global shortage of personal protective equipment for health care workers, including here in Canada, SafeCare BC […]