No New Cases of COVID-19 Reported
There are zero new cases of COVID-19 in Newfoundland and Labrador today.
This keeps the total number of cases at 259.
Of these cases, 4 are in hospital, 2 of which are in ICU. 241 people have recovered.
There are now 15 active cases.
To date, there have been three deaths.
Eastern Health 241
Central Health 8
Western Health 4
Labrador-Grenfell Health 6
So far 9,139 people have been tested.
The 90 people at the Health Science's Centre have all tested negative for COVID-19. All are self-isolating for 14 days.
Premier Ball also mentioned Doorways for those needing mental health services. There are 60 locations across the province. DoorWays is a mental health and addictions walk-in service. Counsellors offer single-session therapy services. Some examples of what could be discussed with a counsellor are depression, anxiety, bullying, coping, grief/loss, addictions, relationship issues and/or stress.
New legislation introduced in the House of Assembly today gives powers to the police to stop people who are entering the province and return people to a point of entry.