Regional Covid-19 Resources and On Reserve Stats by Region Below:
Black = New Cases, Green = Recovered, Red = Deaths, Blue – Hospitalized, Purple – ISC reported total –  Updated Daily

BC
5 169 72 2,719 2,870
AB
14 404 76 7,040 7,299
SK
5 163 56 6,197 6,333
MB
63 331 62 6,310 6,553
ON
10 65 25 1,574 1,676
QC
12 14 5 618 652
Atlantic
0 0 0 10 10
North60
0 9 5 512 518
 

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Indigenous Services says vaccinations are playing a role in reduced cases on reserve – APTN News

Apr 08, 2021

Canada is riding high atop the third wave of COVID-19 variants but officials with Indigenous Services Canada (ISC) say they’re relieved to announce continued declining cases for First Nations people on reserve.

As of April 6, there are 635 active COVID-19 cases in First Nations which represents a drop of close to 85 per cent from the highest point in January when there were over 5,000.

Dr. Evan Adams, deputy chief medical officer of Health for ISC said the dwindling numbers are due in a large part to the early response of prioritizing and vaccinating Indigenous communities.

“The number of people who have gotten better has been outpacing the number of people with new infections and that’s been extraordinary,” Adams told reporters Wednesday.

Read More:  https://www.aptnnews.ca/national-news/indigenous-services-says-vaccinations-are-playing-a-role-in-reduced-cases-on-reserve/

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