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COVID-19: By the numbers (March 31); orders; important links

The COVID-19 situation in British Columbia is continually evolving and the information below is current as of 3 p.m. on Tuesday, March 31, 2020.


* Total confirmed cases in B.C.: 1,013

* New cases since March 30, 2020: 43

* Hospitalized cases: 128

* Intensive care: 61

* COVID-19 related deaths: 24

* Recovered: 507

Confirmed cases by region:

* Vancouver Coastal Health: 476

* Fraser Health: 348

* Island Health: 67

* Interior Health: 107

* Northern Health: 15

New Provincial advice and measures:

* NEW: Province provides guidelines for industrial work camps to support their response to the COVID-19 pandemic and to keep workers safe:

* NEW: Province helps essential service workers find child care:

* A full list of orders and letters issued by the provincial health officer is available:

* Latest COVID-19 updates and statements:

* Critical care and acute care hospitalization modelling information:

New travel/federal measures:

* NEW: Prime Minister announces new partnerships with Canadian industries to fight COVID-19:

* NEW: Government announces support for air transportation sector during COVID-19 pandemic:

* For Government of Canada COVID-19 Travel Advice:

Media availability schedule:

Upcoming scheduled media availability with Adrian Dix, Minister of Health, and Dr. Bonnie Henry, provincial health officer, will be held:

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 – 3 p.m., Victoria
Thursday, April 2, 2020 – 3 p.m., Victoria
Friday, April 3, 2020 – 3 p.m., Victoria


* For provincial support and COVID-19 information:

* For seniors looking for additional support at this time, call 211 or visit:

* For information for First Nations and Indigenous peoples in B.C., visit:

* Help flatten the curve by checking symptoms online or downloading the app:

* If you or a family member need additional medical advice, call 811.


* 42,028 individuals tested as of March 30

* If symptoms appear, check your symptoms online:
* If needed, call your health-care provider or 811 for further guidance.

Learn More:

For the latest videos and livestreaming of COVID-19 media availabilities:
on Facebook:
on Youtube:
on Twitter:

For up-to-date non-medical information, including the latest travel restrictions and provincial and federal programs, call 1 888 COVID-19 or visit:

For recommendations on protecting yourself and your community, including for employers and businesses, visit:

For common questions about COVID-19 and terminology, visit:

For the COVID-19 pandemic preparedness and planning materials, visit:

For more information and latest updates on the #COVID19 pandemic, follow the BCCDC on Twitter: @CDCofBC or visit:

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