< /p> UPDATE DAY
No new deaths linked to COVID-19 were added to the Public Health report on Monday.
Furthermore, the number of Quebecers hospitalized with COVID-19 continues to decline since January 8. The most recent data from Public Health on this subject reported 1,758 Quebecers occupying a hospital bed (-4). Among them, 42 were in intensive care (-2).
Quebec also reported 332 new cases of COVID-19 which were recorded in testing centers in the province, and 20 positive tests were self-declared during the day on Sunday.
In addition, 1,898 health care workers are still absent from the network for reasons related to the virus, whether for preventive withdrawal, isolation or awaiting results .