Alberta reports 4,740 new cases of COVID-19 over 3 days as province launches $100 vaccine incentive – CBC

Sep 13, 2021

Number of patients in ICU with COVID-19 reaches new high

Alberta reported 4,740 new cases of COVID-19 and 18 new deaths as the province released three days of data on Monday.

The new cases were detected from Friday to Sunday:

  • Sept 10: 1,659 new cases (14,574 tests, 11.60 per cent positivity)
  • Sept 11: 1,497 new cases (12,182 tests, 12.17 per cent positivity)
  • Sept 12: 1,584 new cases (13,332 tests, 12.01 per cent positivity)

The 18 new deaths brings the province’s total to 2,462.

Alberta continues to see a rise in COVID-19 hospitalizations and ICU admissions. There are now 803 people in hospital with COVID-19, an increase of 117 from the last update on Friday.

Read More: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/edmonton/alberta-reports-4-740-new-cases-1.6174381

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