7 new COVID-19 cases (Aug 12 2021)

Today, Aug. 12, Nova Scotia is reporting seven new cases of COVID-19 and two recoveries.

Five of the cases are in Central Zone and are related to travel. Three of these cases are from earlier this year and were identified during a review of Panorama data.

One case is in Western Zone and is related to travel.

One case is in Eastern Zone and is a close contact of a previously reported case.

As of today, Nova Scotia has 24 active cases of COVID-19. Of those, one person is in ICU.

On Aug. 11, Nova Scotia Health Authority’s labs completed 3,888 tests.

As of Aug. 11, 1,403,617 doses of COVID-19 vaccine have been administered. Of those, 657,205 Nova Scotians have received their second dose.

Since April 1, there have been 4,176 positive COVID-19 cases and 27 deaths. Cases range in age from under 10 to over 90. There are 4,125 resolved cases. Cumulative cases may change as data is updated in Panorama.

Source: Release

Heat Warning Issued (Aug 11 2021 @ 3:53pm)

2 new COVID-19 cases (Aug 13 2021)