Alberta reports 770 new cases of COVID-19 and 8 new deaths

Alberta reports 770 new cases of COVID-19 and 8 new deaths

Alberta reported 770 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday and eight new deaths. There are 912 patients in hospital being treated for the disease, including 201 in ICU. Dr. Deena Hinshaw, Alberta’s chief medical officer of health, told a news conference that 11,800 tests were completed in the previous 24 hours with a positivity rate of … Read more

Everything you need to know about COVID-19 in Alberta on Friday, Oct. 15

Everything you need to know about COVID-19 in Alberta on Friday, Oct. 15

Calgary·THE LATESTAlberta reported 1,051 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday out of 14,054 tests.16 new deaths were reported Friday CBC News · Posted: Oct 15, 2021 8:02 AM MT | Last Updated: October 15Seven doctors and nurses flew out from Newfoundland to help at the Fort McMurray hospital. (Jennifer Richard)The latest on COVID-19 in Alberta: A total of 2,946 Albertans have … Read more

Alberta launches app to read COVID-19 vaccination QR code

Alberta launches app to read COVID-19 vaccination QR code

A new app is out in Alberta for restaurants and businesses to scan patrons’ proof of COVID-19 vaccine QR code. Click here for Tuesday’s daily COVID-19 numbersAt the beginning of the month, the province announced vaccinated Albertans would be able to sign up for a unique QR code to use as proof of immunization. At the time, … Read more