COVID-19: hospitalizations are falling again

COVID-19: hospitalizations are on the decline


Hospitalizations fell again after an increase recorded Wednesday in the province.  

Thus, 1,378 Quebecers occupy a hospital bed, including 434 due to COVID-19 (-7), according to the latest report from Public Health. Among these people, 27 are in intensive care, five fewer than the day before.

Five additional deaths have also been added to the balance sheet. Two deaths have occurred in the last 24 hours, and three more than seven days ago.

In addition, 607 new infections were detected in screening centers and 35 positive rapid tests were reported on the government platform on Wednesday.

In addition, 2,159 workers are absent due to COVID-19, whether for preventive withdrawal, isolation or awaiting results.