COVID-19: hospitalizations below 2000

COVID-19: hospitalizations below 2000


COVID-19 hospitalizations continue to drop across the province, dropping below 2,000, according to the most recent report from Santé Québec. 

< p>A total of 1,989 people with COVID-19 occupy a hospital bed (-37), including 49 in intensive care (+5).

There are also 12 additional deaths linked to the virus . Two occurred in the last 24 hours, four between two and seven days ago and six more than a week ago.

In testing centers, 636 new infections were detected while 42 positive rapid tests were declared via the government platform.

In the health network, the situation continues to improve as 2,228 workers are absent due to COVID-19, a decrease of 326 compared to the day before.