Quebec issues new proof of COVID-19 vaccination for travel outside province

Quebecers who are fully immunized against COVID-19 will have access to a new vaccination proof for travelling outside the province. The Health Ministry says the document is different from the … Read More

Quebec adds 410 new cases, 5 new deaths linked to COVID-19

Quebec registered 410 new cases and five more deaths attributed to the COVID-19 pandemic on Monday. The number of hospitalizations related to the health crisis remained unchanged at 303. This … Read More

Quebec registers 676 new cases, 6 more deaths linked to COVID-19

Quebec recorded six additional deaths and 676 new infections linked to the COVID-19 pandemic Friday. When it comes to hospitalizations, the province reported a rise of three for a total of … Read More

Proof of COVID-19 vaccination now required to enter Quebec hospitals, long-term care homes

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted October 15, 2021 10:21 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Quebec is requiring people to … Read More

Quebec’s daily COVID-19 caseload tops 640, 2 new deaths

As the COVID-19– pandemic continues, Quebec reported 644 new cases and two more virus-related deaths Thursday. The number of hospitalizations linked to the health crisis remained unchanged at 298. While … Read More

Quebec’s daily COVID-19 caseload tops 640, 2 new deaths reported

As the COVID-19– pandemic continues, Quebec reported 644 new cases and two more virus-related deaths Thursday. The number of hospitalizations linked to the health crisis remained unchanged at 298. While … Read More

Quebec registers 512 new cases, 7 more deaths linked to COVID-19

Quebec reported 512 new cases and the deaths of seven more people Wednesday amid the ongoing COVID-19 health crisis. Health officials say hospitalizations related to the pandemic rose by seven … Read More

Quebec adds 409 new COVID-19 cases, 2 more deaths

Quebec reported 409 new cases and two more deaths linked with the ongoing COVID-19 health crisis on Tuesday. The number of pandemic-related hospitalizations rose by one to 291. Health officials say … Read More

Quebec records 5 more deaths, 643 new cases attributed to COVID-19

In Quebec, health officials reported 643 new cases and the deaths of five more people due to the COVID-19 health crisis. The number of hospitalizations related to the novel coronavirus … Read More

COVID-19 surges shows continued need for protective measures: doctors

Canadians need to be “realistic” about the need for public health measures as the country heads into the fall and winter, doctors say as COVID-19 cases surge in some provinces. … Read More

Quebec recruits 1,000 nurses to work full time amid urgent labour shortage

Quebec has recruited just over 1,000 nurses to work full time in the public health system after announcing bonuses to address chronic staffing shortages, the province’s health minister said Thursday. … Read More

Quebec records 624 new COVID-19 cases, 5 more deaths

Quebec registered 624 new cases and five more deaths Thursday as the COVID-19 health crisis continued. The number of pandemic-related hospitalizations rose by three to 297. This comes after 28 … Read More

‘Like a wild roller coaster’: Montreal ICU staff open up about 4th wave challenges

The intensive care unit at the McGill University Health Centre’s Royal Victoria hospital has been a key battleground in Quebec’s fight against COVID-19. After treating more than 200 COVID patients … Read More

Quebec tops 500 new cases in latest daily COVID-19 tally

In Quebec, health officials reported 506 new COVID-19 infections and three additional deaths Wednesday. Pandemic-related hospitalizations rose by three to for a total of 294. This comes after 31 patients … Read More

Quebec registers 436 new COVID-19 cases, 8 more deaths

Quebec reported 436 new cases and eight more deaths Tuesday as the COVID-19 health crisis continued. Health officials say there is an additional patient for a total of 291 pandemic-related hospitalizations … Read More

Quebec adds 402 new COVID-19 cases, 6 additional deaths

Quebec recorded 402 new cases and the deaths of six more people attributed to the COVID-19 health crisis on Monday. The number of hospitalizations related to the pandemic dropped by two … Read More

COVID-19: Hospitalizations down 1 as Quebec records 643 cases, 6 new deaths

Quebec reported 643 new cases and six additional deaths Friday as the COVID-19 health crisis continues. The number of pandemic-related hospitalizations was down by one to 310. Of those patients, … Read More

COVID-19: Quebec eases capacity restrictions for sports, cultural venues with assigned seating

Quebec is loosening some COVID-19 restrictions for sports and cultural venues starting next month, the province’s health minister said Thursday. Christian Dubé unveiled the latest change to the government’s public … Read More

Quebec reports 655 new COVID-19 cases, 2 additional deaths

Quebec reported 655 new cases and two additional deaths Thursday as the COVID-19 health crisis continues. The number of pandemic-related hospitalizations increased by five to 311. Of those patients, there … Read More

Quebec registers 594 new cases, 7 more deaths attributed to COVID-19

Quebec reported 594 new COVID-19 cases and the pandemic-related deaths of seven people Wednesday as hospitalizations dropped. Health officials say there are 306 patients in hospitals across the province, a … Read More

Quebec to give 3rd dose of COVID-19 vaccine to seniors in long-term care homes

Quebec will provide a third dose of the COVID-19 vaccine to residents living in long-term care homes and private seniors residences this fall. Health Minister Christian Dubé announced the decision … Read More

Quebec to administer 3rd dose of COVID-19 vaccine to seniors in long-term care homes

Quebec will provide a third dose of the COVID-19 vaccine to residents living in long-term care homes and private seniors residences. Health Minister Christian Dubé announced the decision Tuesday during an … Read More

Quebec adds 469 new COVID-19 cases, 6 more deaths as hospitalizations jump

As the COVID-19 health crisis continues, health officials in Quebec reported 469 new cases and six additional deaths Tuesday. Pandemic-related hospitalizations rose by 22 to 321. This includes 94 patients in … Read More

Quebec records 519 new COVID-19 cases but no additional deaths

Quebec recorded 519 new infections but no new deaths attributed to COVID-19 as hospitalizations rose slightly Monday. Health officials say there were two more patients in hospital, for a total … Read More

Quebec’s daily COVID-19 caseload tops 700 as hospitalizations rise

As the health crisis continues, Quebec reported 701 new COVID-19 cases and two additional deaths Friday. The number of pandemic-related hospitalizations increased by 15 to 298. In the past day, … Read More

Quebec adds more than 700 new COVID-19 cases, 2 more deaths as hospitalizations rise

As the health crisis continues, Quebec reported 701 new COVID-19 cases and two additional deaths Friday. The number of pandemic-related hospitalizations increased by 15 to 298. This includes 91 patients … Read More

COVID-19: Quebec tightens mask mandate in some private seniors’ residences

Quebec is tightening measures in private seniors’ residences (RPAs) in regions where community transmission of COVID-19 is high, including Montreal. Masks will be mandatory for residents when they are on … Read More

Quebec will dole out up to $18K in bonuses to full-time nurses amid critical shortage

Quebec will offer bonuses of upwards of $12,000 to nurses who choose to work full time in the public health system as the province grapples with an urgent shortage of … Read More

‘We need you’: Quebec to give up to $18K in bonuses to full-time nurses amid critical shortage

Quebec will offer bonuses as high as $18,000 to nurses who choose to work full time in the public health system as the province grapples with an urgent shortage of … Read More

Quebec adds 754 new COVID-19 cases, 7 more deaths

Quebec recorded 754 new cases and seven more deaths attributable to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic Thursday. The number of hospitalizations rose by three to 283. There were 90 patients in … Read More

Quebec adopts law to restrict anti-vaccine protests near schools, hospitals; fines could reach $12K

As the pandemic continues, the Quebec government unanimously adopted into law a bill to ban anti-vaccine protests near hospitals, schools, daycares as well as COVID-19 immunization and testing clinics. Bill 105 … Read More

Quebec tables bill to restrict anti-vaccine protests near schools, hospitals; fines could reach $12K

As the pandemic continues, the Quebec government tabled a bill Thursday to ban anti-vaccine protests near hospitals, schools, daycares as well as COVID-19 immunization and testing clinics. “I understand that it … Read More

Quebec tables bill to restrict anti-vaccine protests near schools, hospitals, fines could reach $12,000

As the pandemic continues, the Quebec government tabled a bill Thursday to ban anti-vaccine protests near hospitals, schools, daycares as well as COVID-19 immunization and testing clinics. “I understand that … Read More

Quebec reports 683 new COVID-19 cases, 5 more deaths

Quebec reported 683 new cases and five additional deaths Wednesday as the COVID-19 health crisis continues. The number of hospitalizations related to the pandemic rose by six to 280. This … Read More

COVID-19: Quebec hopes to begin vaccinating youngsters by year’s end, health minister says

Quebec’s health minister hopes young children between the ages of five and 11 will be able to get a first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine as early as this fall. … Read More

Quebec adds almost 600 new COVID-19 cases, 9 more deaths

Quebec recorded 587 new infections and nine more deaths attributable to the COVID-19 health crisis on Tuesday. The number of pandemic-related hosptializations dropped by six to 274. This includes 86 … Read More

COVID-19: Quebec delays bringing civil servants back to office

Civil servants in Quebec will not be returning to the office next month amid an evolving fourth wave of COVID-19. The provincial government announced the measure Monday, saying those workers … Read More

Quebec reports 679 new COVID-19 cases, 1 new death

Quebec reported 679 new cases and one additional death Monday as the province continues to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic. The number of hospitalizations rose by three to 280. This … Read More

Quebec says no capacity to take on COVID-19 patients from Alberta

Quebec is not capable of receiving additional intensive care patients from other parts of the country as Alberta faces a COVID-19– surge pushing its health system to the limit, a … Read More

Quebec tops 830 new COVID-19 cases as province reports 3 more deaths

Quebec reported 837 new COVID-19 infections and three more pandemic-related deaths Friday. Health officials say the number of patients rose by six for a total of 262. This includes 95 … Read More

Quebec’s COVID-19 caseload tops 400,000, almost 800 new daily cases

Quebec recorded 782 new COVID-19 cases and two more deaths Thursday as hospitalizations continued to rise in the province. The number of patients increase by six for a total of … Read More

Quebec reports 785 new COVID-19 cases as hospitalizations reach 250

Quebec recorded 785 new COVID-19 infections and one additional death Wednesday as pandemic indicators remain on the upswing. The number of patients in hospital rose by 20 to 250. Of … Read More

Quebec adds 633 new COVID-19 cases, 7 more deaths

Quebec reported 633 new cases and seven additional deaths Tuesday related to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The province saw hospitalizations rise by three to 230. Health officials say 78 of … Read More

Quebec records 639 new COVID-19 cases, 1 more death as hospitalizations rise

Quebec reported 639 new cases and one additional death Monday as the province continued to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic. The number of hospitalizations rose by 14 to 227. This … Read More

Quebec surpasses 700 new COVID-19 cases as hospitalizations jump

Quebec reported 703 new infections and one additional death tied to the COVID-19 health crisis on Thursday as hospitalizations remained on the upswing. Health officials say 25,737 doses of the … Read More

Quebec records 600 new COVID-19 cases, 3 more deaths

Quebec reported 600 new COVID-19 cases and three more deaths Wednesday as hospitalizations continued to rise. Health officials say pandemic-related hospitalizations stood at 178, a rise of seven from the … Read More

Quebec records 515 new COVID-19 cases as hospitalizations continue to rise

Quebec reported 515 new COVID-19 cases but no additional deaths Tuesday as the health crisis continues. The number of pandemic-related hospitalizations rose by 11 from the previous day for a … Read More

Quebec reports 530 new COVID-19 cases as hospitalizations rise

In Quebec, health officials reported 530 new cases but no additional deaths Monday tied to the ongoing COVID-19 health crisis. The number of pandemic-related hospitalizations went up by 11 to … Read More

Living with the virus: Quebec health minister pens open letter amid rising COVID-19 cases

Quebec’s health minister penned an open letter Friday, warning Quebecers they would have to learn to live with the novel coronavirus for the foreseeable future and suggesting collective immunity against … Read More

COVID-19: Quebec sees new daily cases spike to 750

Quebec reported 750 new cases and two more deaths Friday amid an evolving fourth wave of the COVID-19 pandemic. The latest daily tally marked the third consecutive day that infections … Read More

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