7 New COVID-19 Cases Reported
On Thursday Newfoundland and Labrador reported seven new confirmed cases of COVID-19. There are four in the Eastern Health region and three in the Central Health region.
Two of the cases are close contacts of a previous case. Five are related to travel within Canada.
There is no one in hospital due to COVID-19.
Currently, there are 82 active cases of COVID-19 in the province. 137,572 people have been tested.
Public Health is asking passengers who travelled on the flights listed below to arrange COVID-19 testing.
Air Canada Flight 8016 that departed Montreal and arrived in St. John’s on Tuesday, May 11.
Air Canada Flight 7540 that departed Toronto and arrived in Deer Lake on Tuesday, May 11.
The Department of Health and Community Services is advising rotational workers about identified COVID-19 outbreaks at worksites in Alberta. They are:
CIVEO Athabasca Lodge
Energy Transfer Canada Kaybob South 3 Processing Plant
RCCC West Kakwa Lodge
Tamarack Valley Energy Drilling Rig Nipisi
Wapasu Creek Lodge