COVID-19: 12 more deaths in Quebec

COVID-19: 12 more deaths in Quebec

UPDATE DAY

Quebec added 12 COVID-19-related deaths to its toll on Tuesday. 

A total of 1,684 Quebecers occupy a hospital bed, including 566 due to COVID-19, a decrease of two compared to the previous day.

Of these patients, 33 are in intensive care, a number also down (-5) from to Monday's report.

Quebec also reported 793 new cases of COVID-19 detected in testing centers, and 159 rapid tests, the result of which turned out to be positive, were self-reported in the Monday.

Also, 3,287 health care workers are absent from the network due to the virus, for preventive withdrawal, isolation or awaiting results.