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COVID-19 Update: August 31, 2020

Over the weekend, there were 294 new cases in BC. The breakdown per day are:

  • Friday to Saturday: 86 new cases
  • Saturday to Sunday: 107 new cases
  • Sunday to Monday: 101 new cases

294 new cases in BC (total: 5790; Δ 5.3%)
1900 VCH (prev: 1791; Δ 109; 6.1%; 32.8% of all)
3042 FHA (prev: 2878; Δ 164; 5.7%; 52.5% of all)
440 IHA (prev: 433; Δ 7; 1.6%; 7.6% of all)
175 VIHA (prev: 174; Δ 1; 0.6%; 3.0% of all)
154 NHA (prev: 142; Δ 12; 8.5%; 2.7% of all)
79 Outside Canada (prev: 78; Δ 1; 0.0%; 1.4% of all)
Total Active Cases: 1116; 19.3% of total
Δ 134 (1.4%)

28 Hospitalized (prev: 23; Δ 5; 21.7%; 0.5% of total)
10 ICU (prev: 7; Δ 3; 42.9%; 0.2% of total)
4466 recovered (prev: 4310; Δ 156; 3.6%; 77.1% of total)
208 deaths to date (prev: 204; Δ 4; 2.0%; 3.6% of total)
Recovery Rate: 77.1% Δ -1.3%

Active Cases by Health Authority
BC 1107 (Δ 133; New 101; Recovered -32; Prev: 974)
VCH 538 (Δ 77; New 43; Recovered -34; Prev: 461)
FHA 506 (Δ 49; New 51; Recovered 2; Prev: 457)
IHA 19 (Δ 2; New 2; Recovered 0; Prev: 17)
VIHA 8 (Δ -6; New 0; Recovered 6; Prev: 14)
NHA 31 (Δ 11; New 5; Recovered -6; Prev: 20)

New Tests By Health Authority (Total, since Friday)
BC 366635 (13461 since last; up 3.8%; positive rate: 1.6%)
VCH 111918 (5022 since last; up 4.7%; positive rate: 1.7%)
FHA 134029 (4899 since last; up 3.8%; positive rate: 2.3%)
IHA 50741 (1424 since last; up 2.9%; positive rate: 0.9%)
VIHA 51132 (1358 since last; up 2.7%; positive rate: 0.3%)
NHA 13920 (497 since last; up 3.7%; positive rate: 1.1%)
BC Testing Rate: 60180 / 1M (+2445 / 1M)
Canada Testing Rate: 144734 / 1M (+3896 / 1M)

“There has been one new health-care facility outbreak in the Fraser Health region at the Normanna Living long-term care facility in Burnaby. The outbreaks at Dania Home and Holy Family Hospital have been declared over. In total, eight long-term care or assisted-living facilities and two acute-care facilities have active outbreaks.

“There have been no new community outbreaks, although there continue to be community exposure events. The Northern Health region has issued a community alert for the Prespatou region. Anyone who has attended events, services or gatherings in August are asked to monitor themselves for symptoms and contact health teams to get tested should any symptoms develop. The community exposure cluster in the Kelowna region has been declared over.

Public Exposures

Vancouver Coastal

Wreck Beach
Address: Southwest Marine Drive, Vancouver, BC
Potential exposure date(s): August 15
Potential exposure time: All day

Banter Room
Address: 1039 Mainland St., Vancouver, BC
Potential exposure date(s): August 20 to August 27
Potential exposure time: During operating hours

Northern Health

Prespatou region
Address: No specific address
Potential exposure date(s): August
Potential exposure time: Any events, service, or gatherings (however large or small)

Fraser Health, Interior Health, Island Health

No public exposures

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COVID-19 Update: August 28, 2020

124 new cases in BC (total: 5496; Δ 2.3%)
1791 VCH (prev: 1737; Δ 54; 3.1%; 32.6% of all)
2878 FHA (prev: 2818; Δ 60; 2.1%; 52.4% of all)
433 IHA (prev: 429; Δ 4; 0.9%; 7.9% of all)
174 VIHA (prev: 173; Δ 1; 0.6%; 3.2% of all)
142 NHA (prev: 137; Δ 5; 3.6%; 2.6% of all)
78 Outside Canada (prev: 78; Δ 0; 0.0%; 1.4% of all)
Total Active Cases: 982; 17.9% of total
Δ 67 (0.8%)

23 Hospitalized (prev: 22; Δ 1; 4.5%; 0.4% of total)
7 ICU (prev: 7; Δ 0; 0.0%; 0.1% of total)
4310 recovered (prev: 4253; Δ 57; 1.3%; 78.4% of total)
204 deaths to date (prev: 204; Δ 0; 0.0%; 3.7% of total)
Recovery Rate: 78.4% Δ -0.7%

Active Cases by Health Authority
BC 974 (Δ 68; New 124; Recovered 56; Prev: 906)
VCH 461 (Δ 49; New 54; Recovered 5; Prev: 412)
FHA 457 (Δ 17; New 60; Recovered 43; Prev: 440)
IHA 17 (Δ 1; New 4; Recovered 3; Prev: 16)
VIHA 14 (Δ 0; New 1; Recovered 1; Prev: 14)
NHA 20 (Δ 1; New 5; Recovered 4; Prev: 19)

Hospitalized By Health Authority
BC 23 (Δ +2) ICU 7 (Δ 0)
VCH 2 (Δ 0) ICU 1 (Δ -1)
FHA 18 (Δ 0) ICU 5 (Δ 0)
IHA 0 (Δ 0) ICU 0 (Δ 0)
VIHA 0 (Δ 0) ICU 0 (Δ 0)
NHA 2 (Δ +2) ICU 1 (Δ +1)
Outside BC 1 (Δ 0) ICU 0 (Δ 0)
Health Authority number also includes ICU numbers

New Tests By Health Authority
BC 353174 (5417 since last)
VCH 106896 (2057 since last)
FHA 129130 (1999 since last)
IHA 49317 (600 since last)
VIHA 49774 (539 since last)
NHA 13423 (160 since last)
BC Testing Rate: 57735 / 1M (+0 / 1M)
Canada Testing Rate: 140838 / 1M (+0 / 1M)

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COVID-19 Update: August 27, 2020

68 new cases in BC (total: 5372; Δ 1.3%)
1737 VCH (prev: 1699; Δ 38; 2.2%; 32.3% of all)
2818 FHA (prev: 2795; Δ 23; 0.8%; 52.5% of all)
429 IHA (prev: 429; Δ 0; 0.0%; 8.0% of all)
173 VIHA (prev: 170; Δ 3; 1.8%; 3.2% of all)
137 NHA (prev: 133; Δ 4; 3.0%; 2.6% of all)
78 Outside Canada (prev: 78; Δ 0; 0.0%; 1.5% of all)
Total Active Cases: 915; 17.0% of total
Δ 13 (0.0%)

22 Hospitalized (prev: 21; Δ 1; 4.8%; 0.4% of total)
7 ICU (prev: 7; Δ 0; 0.0%; 0.1% of total)
4253 recovered (prev: 4199; Δ 54; 1.3%; 79.2% of total)
204 deaths to date (prev: 203; Δ 1; 0.5%; 3.8% of total)
Recovery Rate: 79.2% Δ 0.0%

2,810 (+80) people are under active public health monitoring as a result of identified exposure to known cases.

Active Cases by Health Region

Will be updated when information is released by BC CDC at 5pm.

Hospitalized By Health Authority

Will be updated when information is released by BC CDC at 5pm.

Total Tests

Will be updated when information is released by BC CDC at 5pm.

Outbreaks

There have been no new health-care facility outbreaks. In total, 9 long-term care or assisted-living facilities and two acute-care facilities have active outbreaks.

There is one new community outbreaks in Interior Health. It’s a water treatment construction site. 7 cases. 6 of the 7 cases reside in Alberta and 1 of the 7 cases reside in another health authority.

Vancouver Coastal

  • Arbutus Care Centre (Aug 17, 2020)
  • Richmond Lions Manor Bridgeport 2nd Floor (Aug 5, 2020)
  • Joseph & Rosalie Segal Family Health Centre 8th Floor (Aug 6, 2020)
  • Holy Family Hospital LTCF Rehabilitation Unit (June 9, 2020)

Fraser Health

  • Dania Home (July 31, 2020)
  • Maple Ridge Seniors Village (Aug 4, 2020)
  • Derby Manor (Aug 6, 2020)
  • George Derby Centre (Aug 7, 2020)
  • New Vista Care Society (Aug 8, 2020)
  • Queens Park Care Centre (Aug 14, 2020)
  • Czorny Alzheimer Care Centre (Aug 17, 2020)
  • MSA Long-Term Care (August 24, 2020)
  • Langley Memorial Hospital (August 25, 2020)
  • Bear Creek Villa (August 25, 2020)

Northern Health

  • Haida Gwaii (July 24, 2020)

Island and Interior Health

  • None reported

New Public Exposure Events

Vancouver Coastal Health

  • Vancouver: Banter Room (1039 Mainland St.) August 20 to August 22 During operating hours
  • Vancouver: Privé Kitchen and Bar (1001 West Broadway) August 3, 6, 7, 8, 15, 16, and 17 During operating hours
  • Vancouver: Hawksworth Restaurant (801 West Georgia St.) (August 13 6 p.m. to 12 a.m.)
  • Bartholomew Bar (1026 Mainland St.) (August 13, August 14 during operating hours)

Fraser Health

  • Hope, Hope River General Store (09:30 – 17:30 on August 6, 2020, 10:30 – 18:30 on August 7, 2020, 10:00 -17:30 on August 13, 2020, 11:30 – 18:30 on August 14, 2020)
  • Surrey, Hookah Lounge (23:59 on July 31 to 04:00 on August 1, 23:59 on August 1 to 05:00 on August 2, 23:59 on August 7 to 04:00 on August 8, 23:59 on August 8 to 04:00 on August 9)

Island Health

  • Il Falcone Restaurant (536 6th Street Courtenay, B.C.) August 16, 2020 Between 3:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
  • 10 Acres Cafe & Market at the Sidney Pier Hotel & Spa (NOT The Pier restaurant) 9805 Seaport Place, Sidney, B.C. August 20: Between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. August 21: Between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.
  • Mary’s Bleue Moon Cafe (9535 Canora Road, Sidney, B.C.) August 21: Between 4 p.m. and 9:15 p.m. August 22: Between 9:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. OR between 5 p.m. and 10 p.m.

Northern Health, Interior Health

  • No new public exposures reported
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COVID-19 Update: August 26, 2020

62 new cases in BC (total: 5304; Δ 1.2%)
1699 VCH (prev: 1683; Δ 16; 1.0%; 32.0% of all)
2795 FHA (prev: 2762; Δ 33; 1.2%; 52.7% of all)
429 IHA (prev: 425; Δ 4; 0.9%; 8.1% of all)
170 VIHA (prev: 168; Δ 2; 1.2%; 3.2% of all)
133 NHA (prev: 128; Δ 5; 3.9%; 2.5% of all)
78 Outside Canada (prev: 76; Δ 2; 0.0%; 1.5% of all)
Total Active Cases: 902; 17.0% of total
Δ -23 (-0.6%)

21 Hospitalized (prev: 22; Δ -1; -4.5%; 0.4% of total)
7 ICU (prev: 7; Δ 0; 0.0%; 0.1% of total)
4199 recovered (prev: 4114; Δ 85; 2.1%; 79.2% of total)
203 deaths to date (prev: 203; Δ 0; 0.0%; 3.8% of total)
Recovery Rate: 79.2% Δ 0.7%

2,730 (+55) people who are under active public health monitoring as a result of identified exposure to known cases.

Active Cases by Health Region

BC 902 (Δ -19; New 62; Recovered 81; Prev: 921)
VCH 388 (Δ -35; New 16; Recovered 51; Prev: 423)
FHA 452 (Δ 8; New 33; Recovered 25; Prev: 444)
IHA 20 (Δ -1; New 4; Recovered 5; Prev: 21)
VIHA 13 (Δ -2; New 2; Recovered 4; Prev: 15)
NHA 17 (Δ 4; New 5; Recovered 1; Prev: 13)

Hospitalized By Health Authority

BC 21 (Δ -1) ICU 7 (Δ 0)
VCH 2 (Δ 0) ICU 2 (Δ 0)
FHA 18 (Δ -1) ICU 5
IHA 0 (Δ 0) ICU 0
VIHA 0 (Δ 0) ICU 0
NHA 0 (Δ 0) ICU 0
Outside BC 1 (Δ 0) ICU 0
Health Authority number also includes ICU numbers

Total Tests

BC 343165 (4409 since last)
VCH 103389 (1617 since last)
FHA 123657 (0 since last)
IHA 48160 (568 since last)
VIHA 48742 (475 since last)
NHA 13131 (106 since last)
BC Testing Rate: 56266 / 1M (+0 / 1M)
Canada Testing Rate: 137517 / 1M (+0 / 1M)

Outbreaks

“There have been no new health-care facility outbreaks. In total, 10 long-term care or assisted-living facilities and two acute-care facilities have active outbreaks.

“There are no new community outbreaks. However, there continues to be community exposure events at other locations and on flights into and out of the province.

Vancouver Coastal

  • Arbutus Care Centre (Aug 17, 2020)
  • Richmond Lions Manor Bridgeport 2nd Floor (Aug 5, 2020)
  • Joseph & Rosalie Segal Family Health Centre 8th Floor (Aug 6, 2020)
  • Holy Family Hospital LTCF Rehabilitation Unit (June 9, 2020)

Fraser Health

  • Dania Home (July 31, 2020)
  • Maple Ridge Seniors Village (Aug 4, 2020)
  • Derby Manor (Aug 6, 2020)
  • George Derby Centre (Aug 7, 2020)
  • New Vista Care Society (Aug 8, 2020)
  • Queens Park Care Centre (Aug 14, 2020)
  • Czorny Alzheimer Care Centre (Aug 17, 2020)
  • MSA Long-Term Care (August 24, 2020)
  • Langley Memorial Hospital (August 25, 2020)
  • Bear Creek Villa (August 25, 2020)

Northern Health

  • Haida Gwaii (July 24, 2020)

Island and Interior Health

  • None reported

New Public Exposure Events

Vancouver Coastal Health

  • Vancouver: Banter Room (1039 Mainland St.) August 20 to August 22 During operating hours
  • Vancouver: Privé Kitchen and Bar (1001 West Broadway) August 3, 6, 7, 8, 15, 16, and 17 During operating hours
  • Vancouver: Hawksworth Restaurant (801 West Georgia St.) (August 13 6 p.m. to 12 a.m.)
  • Bartholomew Bar (1026 Mainland St.) (August 13, August 14 during operating hours)

Fraser Health

  • Hope, Hope River General Store (09:30 – 17:30 on August 6, 2020, 10:30 – 18:30 on August 7, 2020, 10:00 -17:30 on August 13, 2020, 11:30 – 18:30 on August 14, 2020)
  • Surrey, Hookah Lounge (23:59 on July 31 to 04:00 on August 1, 23:59 on August 1 to 05:00 on August 2, 23:59 on August 7 to 04:00 on August 8, 23:59 on August 8 to 04:00 on August 9)

Island Health

  • Il Falcone Restaurant (536 6th Street Courtenay, B.C.) August 16, 2020 Between 3:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
  • 10 Acres Cafe & Market at the Sidney Pier Hotel & Spa (NOT The Pier restaurant) 9805 Seaport Place, Sidney, B.C. August 20: Between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. August 21: Between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.
  • Mary’s Bleue Moon Cafe (9535 Canora Road, Sidney, B.C.) August 21: Between 4 p.m. and 9:15 p.m. August 22: Between 9:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. OR between 5 p.m. and 10 p.m.

Northern Health, Interior Health

  • No new public exposures reported
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COVID-19 Update: August 25, 2020

58 new cases in BC (total: 5242; Δ 1.1%)
1683 VCH (prev: 1651; Δ 32; 1.9%; 32.1% of all)
2762 FHA (prev: 2739; Δ 23; 0.8%; 52.7% of all)
425 IHA (prev: 425; Δ 0; 0.0%; 8.1% of all)
168 VIHA (prev: 166; Δ 2; 1.2%; 3.2% of all)
128 NHA (prev: 127; Δ 1; 0.8%; 2.4% of all)
76 Outside Canada (prev: 76; Δ 0; 0.0%; 1.4% of all)
Total Active Cases: 925; 17.6% of total
Δ 12 (0.0%)

22 Hospitalized (prev: 18; Δ 4; 22.2%; 0.4% of total)
7 ICU (prev: 5; Δ 2; 40.0%; 0.1% of total)
4114 recovered (prev: 4068; Δ 46; 1.1%; 78.5% of total)
203 deaths to date (prev: 203; Δ 0; 0.0%; 3.9% of total)
Recovery Rate: 78.5% Δ 0.0%

2,675 (+223) people who are under active public health monitoring as a result of identified exposure to known cases.

Active Cases by Health Region

Numbers will be uploaded when BCCDC releases them.

Total Tests

Numbers will be uploaded when BCCDC releases them.

Outbreaks

“There have been two new health-care facility outbreaks, one at Bear Creek Villa and one at Langley Memorial Hospital, both located in the Fraser Health region. In total, 10 long-term care or assisted-living facilities and two acute-care facilities have active outbreaks.

“There are no new community outbreaks. However, there continue to be community exposure events at other locations and on flights into and out of the province.

Vancouver Coastal

  • Arbutus Care Centre (Aug 17, 2020)
  • Richmond Lions Manor Bridgeport 2nd Floor (Aug 5, 2020)
  • Joseph & Rosalie Segal Family Health Centre 8th Floor (Aug 6, 2020)
  • Holy Family Hospital LTCF Rehabilitation Unit (June 9, 2020)

Fraser Health

  • Dania Home (July 31, 2020)
  • Maple Ridge Seniors Village (Aug 4, 2020)
  • Derby Manor (Aug 6, 2020)
  • George Derby Centre (Aug 7, 2020)
  • New Vista Care Society (Aug 8, 2020)
  • Queens Park Care Centre (Aug 14, 2020)
  • Czorny Alzheimer Care Centre (Aug 17, 2020)
  • MSA Long-Term Care (August 24, 2020)
  • Langley Memorial Hospital (August 25, 2020)
  • Bear Creek Villa (August 25, 2020)

Northern Health

  • Haida Gwaii (July 24, 2020)

Island and Interior Health

  • None reported

New Public Exposure Events

Vancouver Coastal Health

  • Vancouver: Privé Kitchen and Bar (1001 West Broadway) August 3, 6, 7, 8, 15, 16, and 17 During operating hours
  • Vancouver: Hawksworth Restaurant (801 West Georgia St.) (August 13 6 p.m. to 12 a.m.)
  • Bartholomew Bar (1026 Mainland St.) (August 13, August 14 during operating hours)

Fraser Health

  • Hope, Hope River General Store (09:30 – 17:30 on August 6, 2020, 10:30 – 18:30 on August 7, 2020, 10:00 -17:30 on August 13, 2020, 11:30 – 18:30 on August 14, 2020)
  • Surrey, Hookah Lounge (23:59 on July 31 to 04:00 on August 1, 23:59 on August 1 to 05:00 on August 2, 23:59 on August 7 to 04:00 on August 8, 23:59 on August 8 to 04:00 on August 9)

Northern Health, Interior Health, Island Health

  • No new public exposures reported
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COVID-19 Update: August 24, 2020

Over the weekend, there were 269 new cases bringing our total to 5184. Breakdown per day:

  • Friday to Saturday 109 cases
  • Saturday to Sunday 81 cases
  • Sunday to Monday 79 cases

269 new cases in BC (total: 5184; Δ 5.5%)
1651 VCH (prev: 1569; Δ 82; 5.2%; 31.8% of all)
2739 FHA (prev: 2572; Δ 167; 6.5%; 52.8% of all)
425 IHA (prev: 417; Δ 8; 1.9%; 8.2% of all)
166 VIHA (prev: 160; Δ 6; 3.8%; 3.2% of all)
127 NHA (prev: 122; Δ 5; 4.1%; 2.4% of all)
76 Outside Canada (prev: 75; Δ 1; 0.0%; 1.5% of all)
Total Active Cases: 914; 17.6% of total
Δ 89 (0.8%)

18 Hospitalized (prev: 13; Δ 5; 38.5%; 0.3% of total)
5 ICU (prev: 5; Δ 0; 0.0%; 0.1% of total)
4068 recovered (prev: 3889; Δ 179; 4.6%; 78.5% of total)
202 deaths to date (prev: 201; Δ 1; 0.5%; 3.9% of total)
Recovery Rate: 78.5% Δ -0.7%

2,452 people who are under active public health monitoring as a result of identified exposure to known cases.

Active Cases by Health Region

BC 909 (Δ 89; Prev: 820)
VCH 406 (Δ 20; New 82; Recovered 62; Prev: 386)
FHA 446 (Δ 60; New 167; Recovered 107; Prev: 386)
IHA 21 (Δ 4; New 8; Recovered 4; Prev: 17)
VIHA 13 (Δ 4; New 6; Recovered 2; Prev: 9)
NH 17 (Δ 1; New 5; Recovered 4; Prev: 16)

Total Tests

VCH 101074 (3772 since last)
FHA 123024 (4422 since last)
IHA 47300 (1290 since last)
VIHA 47933 (1304 since last)
NH 12973 (386 since last)
BC Testing Rate: 56266 / 1M (+2025 / 1M)
Canada Testing Rate: 137517 / 1M (+3594 / 1M)

Outbreaks

“There has been one new health-care facility outbreak at MSA Manor. In total, nine long-term care or assisted-living facilities and one acute-care facility have active outbreaks.

“There are no new community outbreaks. The outbreak at Fraser Valley Packers has been declared over. However, community exposure events continue.

Vancouver Coastal

  • Arbutus Care Centre (Aug 17, 2020)
  • Richmond Lions Manor Bridgeport 2nd Floor (Aug 5, 2020)
  • Joseph & Rosalie Segal Family Health Centre 8th Floor (Aug 6, 2020)
  • Holy Family Hospital LTCF Rehabilitation Unit (June 9, 2020)

Fraser Health

  • Dania Home (July 31, 2020)
  • Maple Ridge Seniors Village (Aug 4, 2020)
  • Derby Manor (Aug 6, 2020)
  • George Derby Centre (Aug 7, 2020)
  • New Vista Care Society (Aug 8, 2020)
  • Queens Park Care Centre (Aug 14, 2020)
  • Czorny Alzheimer Care Centre (Aug 17, 2020)

Northern Health

  • Haida Gwaii (July 24, 2020)

Island and Interior Health

  • None reported

New Public Exposure Events

Vancouver Coastal Health

  • Vancouver: Hawksworth Restaurant (801 West Georgia St.) (August 13 6 p.m. to 12 a.m.)
  • Bartholomew Bar (1026 Mainland St.) (August 13, August 14 during operating hours)

Fraser Health

  • Hope, Hope River General Store (09:30 – 17:30 on August 6, 2020, 10:30 – 18:30 on August 7, 2020, 10:00 -17:30 on August 13, 2020, 11:30 – 18:30 on August 14, 2020)
  • Surrey, Hookah Lounge (23:59 on July 31 to 04:00 on August 1, 23:59 on August 1 to 05:00 on August 2, 23:59 on August 7 to 04:00 on August 8, 23:59 on August 8 to 04:00 on August 9)

Northern Health, Interior Health, Island Health

  • No new public exposures reported
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COVID-19 Update: August 21, 2020

90 new cases in BC (total: 4915; Δ 1.9%)
1569 VCH (prev: 1526; Δ 43; 2.8%; 31.9% of all)
2572 FHA (prev: 2533; Δ 39; 1.5%; 52.3% of all)
417 IHA (prev: 411; Δ 6; 1.5%; 8.5% of all)
160 VIHA (prev: 159; Δ 1; 0.6%; 3.3% of all)
122 NHA (prev: 121; Δ 1; 0.8%; 2.5% of all)
75 Outside Canada (prev: 75; Δ 0; 0.0%; 1.5% of all)
Total Active Cases: 824; 16.8% of total
Δ 44 (0.6%)

13 Hospitalized (prev: 11; Δ 2; 18.2%; 0.3% of total)
5 ICU (prev: 4; Δ 1; 25.0%; 0.1% of total)
3889 recovered (prev: 3845; Δ 44; 1.1%; 79.1% of total)
202 deaths to date (prev: 200; Δ 2; 1.0%; 4.1% of total)
Recovery Rate: 79.1% Δ -0.6%

“There have been no new health-care facility outbreaks. In total, eight long-term care or assisted-living facilities and one acute-care facility have active outbreaks.

“There are no new community outbreaks. However, community exposure events continue.

Active Cases by Health Region

VCH 386 (Δ 37; New 43; Recovered 6; Prev: 349)
FHA 386 (Δ 4; New 39; Recovered 35; Prev: 382)
IHA 17 (Δ 2; New 6; Recovered 4; Prev: 15)
VIHA 9 (Δ 0; New 1; Recovered 1; Prev: 9)
NHA 16 (Δ 1; New 1; Recovered 0; Prev: 15)
Outside Canada 4
BC 820

Total Tests

VCH 97,302 (1,471 today)
FHA 118,602 (1,651 today)
IHA 46,010 (502 today)
VIHA 46,629 (528 today)
NHA 12,587 (164 today)
BC 325,359 (4,370 today)
BC Testing Rate: 54,241 / 1M (+1274 / 1M)
Canada Testing Rate: 133,923 / 1M (+2890 / 1M)

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COVID-19 Update: August 20, 2020

80 new cases in BC (total: 4825; Δ 1.7%)
1526 VCH (prev: 1488; Δ 38; 2.6%; 31.6% of all)
2533 FHA (prev: 2493; Δ 40; 1.6%; 52.5% of all)
411 IHA (prev: 411; Δ 0; 0.0%; 8.5% of all)
159 VIHA (prev: 158; Δ 1; 0.6%; 3.3% of all)
121 NHA (prev: 120; Δ 1; 0.8%; 2.5% of all)
75 Outside Canada (prev: 75; Δ 0; 0.0%; 1.6% of all)
Total Active Cases: 780; 16.2% of total
Δ -18 (-0.7%)

11 Hospitalized (prev: 10; Δ 1; 10.0%; 0.2% of total)
4 ICU (prev: 4; Δ 0; 0.0%; 0.1% of total)
3845 recovered (prev: 3749; Δ 96; 2.6%; 79.7% of total)
200 deaths to date (prev: 198; Δ 2; 1.0%; 4.1% of total)
Recovery Rate: 79.7% Δ 0.7%

“There have been no new health-care facility outbreaks. In total, eight long-term care or assisted-living facilities and one acute-care facility have active outbreaks.

“There has been one new community outbreak with nine confirmed cases at Loblaws’ distribution centre in the Fraser Health region. Public health teams are on site screening employees and contact tracing. There also continue to be community exposure events at other locations and on flights into and out of the province.

Active Cases by Health Region

VCH 349
FHA 382
IHA 15
VIHA 9
NHA 15
BC 770

Total Tests

VCH 95,831 (1,368 today)
FHA 116,951 (1,518 today)
IHA 45,508 (622 today)
VIHA 46,101 (490 today)
NHA 12,423 (143 today)
BC 320,989 (4,207 today)
BC Testing Rate: 52,967 / 1M
Canada Testing Rate: 131,033 / 1M

Regional Exposure Events (7 days)

Vancouver Coastal Health
Bartholomew Bar (1026 Mainland St, Vancouver)
August 13, 14 Operating Hours

Interior Health
Cactus Club Kelowna Aug 8 5pm-midnight

Northern Health
It is Time Canada – Deadwood, Alta

Fraser Health, Island Health
No Change

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COVID-19 Update: August 19, 2020

68 new cases in BC (total: 4745; Δ 1.5%)
1488 VCH (prev: 1447; Δ 41; 2.8%; 31.4% of all)
2493 FHA (prev: 2473; Δ 20; 0.8%; 52.5% of all)
411 IHA (prev: 407; Δ 4; 1.0%; 8.7% of all)
158 VIHA (prev: 156; Δ 2; 1.3%; 3.3% of all)
120 NHA (prev: 120; Δ 0; 0.0%; 2.5% of all)
75 Outside Canada (prev: 74; Δ 1; 0.0%; 1.6% of all)
Total Active Cases: 798; 16.8% of total
Δ 23 (0.2%)

10 Hospitalized (prev: 6; Δ 4; 66.7%; 0.2% of total)
4 ICU (prev: 3; Δ 1; 33.3%; 0.1% of total)
3749 recovered (prev: 3704; Δ 45; 1.2%; 79.0% of total)
198 deaths to date (prev: 198; Δ 0; 0.0%; 4.2% of total)
Recovery Rate: 79.0% Δ -0.2%

2,452 people who are under active public health monitoring as a result of identified exposure to known cases.

“There have been no new health-care facility outbreaks. The outbreak at Richmond Lions Manor has been declared over. In total, eight long-term care or assisted-living facilities and one acute-care facility have active outbreaks.

“There are no new community outbreaks. However, community exposure events continue.

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COVID-19 Update: August 18, 2020

83 new cases in BC (total: 4677; Δ 1.8%)
1447 VCH (prev: 1419; Δ 28; 2.0%; 30.9% of all)
2473 FHA (prev: 2425; Δ 48; 2.0%; 52.9% of all)
407 IHA (prev: 405; Δ 2; 0.5%; 8.7% of all)
156 VIHA (prev: 154; Δ 2; 1.3%; 3.3% of all)
120 NHA (prev: 117; Δ 3; 2.6%; 2.6% of all)
74 Outside Canada (prev: 74; Δ 0; 0.0%; 1.6% of all)
Total Active Cases: 775; 16.6% of total
Δ 32 (0.4%)

6 Hospitalized (prev: 4; Δ 2; 50.0%; 0.1% of total)
3 ICU (prev: 3; Δ 0; 0.0%; 0.1% of total)
3704 recovered (prev: 3653; Δ 51; 1.4%; 79.2% of total)
198 deaths to date (prev: 198; Δ 0; 0.0%; 4.2% of total)
Recovery Rate: 79.2% Δ -0.3%

2,326 people are under active public health monitoring as a result of identified exposure to known cases.

Outbreaks

“There have been no new health-care facility outbreaks. In total, nine long-term care or assisted-living facilities and one acute-care facility have active outbreaks.

“There are no new community outbreaks. However, community exposure events continue.

“Alerts are posted on the BC Centre for Disease Control’s (BCCDC) website, as well as on health authorities’ websites, providing details on where the potential exposures occurred and what actions to take – whether you need to immediately self-isolate or monitor for symptoms.