One new case of COVID-19 in Central Health region
Today (Wednesday, November 4), Newfoundland and Labrador has one new confirmed case of COVID-19.
The one new confirmed case is a male in the Central Health region between 50-59 years of age. The new case is travel-related. The individual, a resident of Newfoundland and Labrador, returned to the province from work in Alberta. The individual has been self-isolating since arrival. Contact tracing by Public Health officials is underway. Anyone considered a close contact has been advised to quarantine.
The province has three active cases of COVID-19. Two hundred and eighty-five people have recovered from the virus. To date, 53,472 people have been tested.
People entering Newfoundland and Labrador are reminded to adhere to the orders from the Chief Medical Officer of Health and self-isolate in accordance with the province’s Public Health requirements.