Alberta’s chief medical officer of well being will present one other in-person COVID-19 replace on Thursday afternoon.
Dr. Deena Hinshaw is scheduled to carry a information convention at 3:30 p.m., which shall be streamed reside on this story submit.
That is the fourth time this week Hinshaw has held a COVID-19 replace.
Thursday’s replace comes after 908 new COVID-19 instances have been recognized on Wednesday. Whereas new case numbers have come down within the final week or so, the positivity price in Alberta was at 9.1 per cent Wednesday.
There have been 685 individuals in hospital with COVID-19 on Wednesday, 185 of whom have been being handled in intensive care.
Energetic instances of COVID-19 in Alberta sat at simply over 18,000.
Greater than 2.27 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in Alberta. Hinshaw stated Wednesday that about 50.5 per cent of eligible Albertans 12 and older have acquired a minimum of one dose of vaccine.
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