B.C. could hit 3,000 new COVID-19 cases a day if contact trends don’t go down: health officials

COVID-19 variants are driving virus transmission to the point where the province could hit 3,000 new cases per day, if trends continue. New provincial modelling shows even if social gatherings … Read More

British Columbia set to unveil latest COVID-19 modelling data Thursday afternoon

Provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry and Health Minister Adrian Dix are set to present the latest round of COVID-19 modelling at 2 p.m. PT, Thursday. The latest numbers are … Read More

COVID: Sweeping new restrictions in place including in-person dining at B.C. bars and restaurants

The B.C. government has announced substantial new restrictions in an attempt to cut down COVID-19 transmission. The new public health orders are effective midnight, Tuesday, March 30, 2021. “COVID-19 continues … Read More

WATCH: B.C.’s coronavirus update with Dr. Bonnie Henry, Jan. 29

Health officials are providing updates on the coronavirus in B.C. Provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry and Health Minister Adrian Dix will hold press conferences as part of efforts to … Read More

Front-line health workers will be first to get COVID-19 vaccine in B.C.

Thousands of front-line health-care workers in long-term care, intensive care, emergency rooms and COVID-19 hospitals will be the first to get the vaccine against the virus in B.C. Health officials … Read More

B.C. to require masks in indoor, public places and extend ban on social gatherings province-wide

British Columbians must now wear masks in all indoor public places, officials announced, as part of sweeping new measures to crack down on the province’s second wave of COVID-19. Provincial … Read More

WATCH: B.C.’s daily coronavirus update with Dr. Bonnie Henry, September 21

Health officials are providing updates on the coronavirus in B.C. Provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry will hold press conferences as part of efforts to establish “a routine for providing … Read More

WATCH: B.C.’s daily coronavirus update with Dr. Bonnie Henry, September 14

Health officials are providing updates on the coronavirus in B.C. Provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry and Minister of Health Adrian Dix will hold press conferences as part of efforts … Read More

B.C. reports 100 new COVID-19 cases; active cases dip for first time in two weeks

British Columbia reported 100 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, but no new deaths. Health officials released the data in a statement, which showed that active cases in B.C. dipped … Read More

B.C. Health officials warning continued behaviour will lead to ‘not stable’ growth of COVID-19 virus

There is increased worry from B.C. health officials of rapid growth of the spread of COVID-19 if British Columbians continue to operate at current contact rates. Modelling data presented on … Read More

Coronavirus: B.C. is trending towards massive growth of new cases in September

New data presented by the provincial government shows if British Columbia continues its current trend there will be more new cases of COVID-19 than during the virus’s current peak. The … Read More

B.C. health officials to present modelling data as COVID-19 cases climb

B.C.’s provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry and B.C. Health Minister Adrian Dix will be presenting the province’s latest modelling data on Thursday afternoon. The presentation will be live on … Read More

COMMENTARY: Kinder, gentler approach to COVID put to the test in B.C.

British Columbia has been one of Canada’s most successful jurisdictions when it comes to bending down the curve of COVID-19 transmission. Much of the credit goes to Dr. Bonnie Henry. … Read More

B.C. reports 27 new COVID-19 cases, community outbreak on Haida Gwaii

British Columbia saw a small dip in the number of new COVID-19 cases reported on Friday. Health officials reported 27 new cases, after a week in which new diagnoses topped … Read More

Occupancy numbers at all vacation, rental and resort properties in B.C. will soon be restricted

The B.C. government is set to unveil strict rules on Airbnb, cabin, and houseboat rentals. Provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry says the province is in the process of putting … Read More

B.C. reports 13 new cases of COVID-19, no new deaths

Health officials on Tuesday reported 13 new cases of COVID-19 in B.C. and no new deaths. There are 3,128 confirmed cases of the disease in the province. Of those, 2,730 … Read More

B.C. maintaining ‘fine balance’ in COVID-19 spread as Phase 3 nears

B.C.’s top doctor says the latest round of COVID-19 modelling data suggests the province is in a good position to reopen further under Phase 3. Provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie … Read More

B.C. health officials to release latest COVID-19 modelling data

Provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry and B.C. Health Minister Adrian Dix are scheduled to present the latest round of COVID-19 modelling numbers on Tuesday. The data will be used … Read More

‘COVID-19 has not gone away’: B.C. reports 23 new cases, 1 death

Provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry reported 23 new cases of COVID-19 in B.C. in the last 48 hours on Monday, as well as one new death, and urged the public … Read More

B.C. health officials to provide Monday update on COVID-19

B.C. health officials are set to provide an update on the novel coronavirus pandemic on Monday. The province reported two new deaths and 15 new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday. 2:33Biggest … Read More

B.C. premier to unveil plans to slowly reopen economy amid COVID-19 crisis

Premier John Horgan on Wednesday is set to unveil the province’s highly anticipated plans to ease pandemic restrictions and reopen the economy, following a steady decline of COVID-19 cases in … Read More

Dr. Bonnie Henry to release B.C.’s latest COVID-19 modelling numbers

Posted May 4, 2020 3:05 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry and Health Minister are … Read More

It’s safe to conceive a child amidst during coronavirus pandemic, says B.C’s top doctor

B.C.’s top doctor says it is still safe for people to try and conceive a child amidst the novel coronavirus pandemic. Provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry says there is … Read More

Coronavirus: B.C. health officials to provide Saturday update on COVID-19

Posted March 21, 2020 2:19 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ B.C. health officials will provide their latest update on the … Read More

B.C. health officials to provide Friday update on coronavirus response

Posted March 20, 2020 4:05 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ British Columbia health officials are scheduled to provide their daily … Read More

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