Nova Scotia has a total of 110 confirmed cases of COVID-19 after twenty new cases were identified Friday, March 27. To date, Nova Scotia has 4,031 negative test results.
- The 110 individuals affected range in age from under ten to mid-70’s.
- Three individuals are currently in hospital.
- Four individuals have recovered and their cases of COVID-19 are considered resolved.
- Cases have been identified in all parts of the province.
As per the news release, an employee at R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home in Antigonish and an employee at Lewis Hall, a private retirement living community in Dartmouth, have tested positive for COVID-19. While no residents or other staff are showing symptoms, some are now in self-isolation as a precautionary measure and close contacts are being tested. There are no cases of COVID-19 among residents of long-term care facilities in Nova Scotia.
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