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COVID-19: By the numbers (April 6); information you need to know

The COVID-19 situation in British Columbia is continually evolving and the information below is current as of 1:30pm on Monday, April 6, 2020.


* Total confirmed cases in B.C.: 1,266

* New cases since April 4, 2020: 63

* Hospitalized cases: 140

* Intensive care: 72

* COVID-19 related deaths: 39

* Recovered: 783

* Long term care and assisted living homes currently affected: 21

Confirmed cases by region:

* Vancouver Coastal Health: 586

* Fraser Health: 450

* Island Health: 79

* Interior Health: 128

* Northern Health: 23

New provincial advice and measures:

* NEW: Dr. Bonnie Henry, provincial health officer, opinion editorial “No boundaries with COVID-19”:

* Office of the Provincial Health Officer COVID-19 Ethical Decision-Making Framework:

* Latest COVID-19 updates and statements:

* Critical care and acute care hospitalization modelling information:

New travel/federal measures:

* NEW: Canadians can now apply for the Canada Emergency Response Benefit:

* NEW: New Horizons for Seniors Program projects can now be used for COVID-19 support:

* NEW: Government of Canada announces new measures for ferries and commercial passenger vessels capable of carrying more than 12 passengers:

* NEW: Canada’s support for international efforts to fight the COVID-19 pandemic:

* For Government of Canada COVID-19 travel advice:


* 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:

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


* 48, 508 individuals have been tested as of April 4, 2020

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

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