COVID-19: Quebec records 12 new deaths; 2126 people hospitalized

COVID-19: Quebec records 12 new deaths; 2126 people hospitalized

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Quebec records 12 new deaths linked to COVID-19. The province also has 2,126 people hospitalized, including 59 in intensive care.  

THE SITUATION IN QUEBEC AS OF AUGUST 2, 2022

– 1,150,154 people infected (+1354*)

– 15,971 deaths (+12)

– 5186 healthcare workers absent for COVID-related reasons

– 2126 people hospitalized (+1)

* 368 admissions

* 367 discharges

-59 people in intensive care (- 8)

* 22 entries

* 30 exits

– 9,706 samples taken on July 31

– 269,369 self-reported rapid tests so far, including 225,115 positives: 344 reported for yesterday, including 282 positives. 

* The number of cases listed is not representative of the situation since access screening centers is restricted to priority clienteles