Northern Health has provided the following updates to COVID-19 outbreaks in the area:
COVID-19 Outbreak declared December 12, 2020 – Jubilee Lodge
Since the outbreak was declared at Jubilee Lodge, 48 residents have tested positive for COVID-19, along with 14 staff. Sixteen residents who had tested positive have died since the outbreak was declared.
COVID-19 Outbreak declared December 29, 2020 – UHNBC Internal Medicine (IMU)
On December 29, 2020, Northern Health Medical Health Officers declared an outbreak on the Internal Medicine Unit at University Hospital of Northern BC.
As of February 2, 2021, 21 patients and 12 staff have tested positive for COVID-19 related to the IMU outbreak.Nine patient deaths have been associated with the outbreak, to date.