Alberta sees 56 new cases of COVID-19, brings total to 542 on Friday

March 27 2020 8:03pm There were 56 new COVID-19 cases in Alberta on Friday, bringing the total to 542 in the province. Julia Wong has the details. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] !=…

Alberta health officials to provide update on COVID-19 cases, response Friday afternoon

Posted March 27, 2020 2:52 pm Updated March 27, 2020 2:53 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ At 3:30 p.m. Friday, chief medical officer of health, Dr. Deena Hinshaw, will be…

Alberta chief medical officer of health to provide update on COVID-19 Thursday afternoon

Dr. Deena Hinshaw, Alberta’s chief medical officer of health, is scheduled to provide an update on the province’s current situation regarding the novel coronavirus as well as its public health response. Hinshaw has been holding daily news conferences to provide…

Coronavirus: Chief medical officer of health to offer update on Alberta situation

Posted March 24, 2020 4:11 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Dr. Deena Hinshaw, Alberta’s chief medical officer of health, is set to provide an update on Alberta’s COVID-19 situation at…

Alberta officials to update provincial response to COVID-19 Monday afternoon

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney and chief medical officer of health Dr. Deena Hinshaw will address the media Monday afternoon with an update on the province’s response to the novel coronavirus pandemic. Related News A news release from the government said…

New approach for COVID-19 testing in Alberta targets at-risk populations

Alberta will be changing its approach to COVID-19 testing, with a new format that prioritizes at-risk populations and those at the highest risk of exposure. The changes, announced by Alberta Health on Monday, mean travellers returning to the province after…

Alberta premier, chief medical officer of health to provide update on COVID-19

Posted March 20, 2020 2:09 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Premier Jason Kenney is set to speak to the media Friday afternoon, to update the public on the novel coronavirus…

Coronavirus: Alberta to reopen some childcare centres for parents working in essential services

The Alberta government announced Friday it would start contacting some licensed childcare centres, asking them to reopen with certain protocols in place to care for children of people working in essential services. Related News The sites would be chosen based…

Alberta has 195 cases of COVID-19; some childcare centres to reopen for essential service workers

On Friday, health officials said there had been 49 new cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Alberta in the last 24 hours, bringing the total up to 195. Ten of these individuals are in hospital and five are in the intensive…