7 New COVID-19 Cases
On Tuesday the province reported another seven new confirmed cases of COVID-19 all of which were located in the Eastern Health region.
Contact tracing by Public Health officials is underway. Anyone considered a close contact will be advised to quarantine.
There are also 25 new presumptive positive cases in the Eastern Health region. Presumptive cases are treated the same way as confirmed cases. These individuals are self-isolating. Contact tracing is underway. Anyone considered a close contact is being advised to quarantine.
There are 297 active cases of COVID-19. 289 are in Eastern Health, there are 4 in Central Health, and 4 in Western Health.
One person is in hospital.
To date, 94,944 people have been tested.