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B.C.’s COVID-19 response, latest updates for April 4 (PHCRI)

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Adrian Dix, Minister of Health, and Dr. Bonnie Henry, B.C.’s provincial health officer, have issued the following joint statement regarding updates on the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) response in British Columbia.

“We are announcing 29 new cases, for a total of 1,203 cases in British Columbia.

“Every health region in British Columbia has patients with COVID-19: 554 are in the Vancouver Coastal Health region, 424 are in the Fraser Health region, 76 are in the Island Health region, 128 are in the Interior Health region and 21 are in the Northern Health region.

Further investigative and research actions undertaken in the Province currently include research projects in progress from BCCDC, University of British Columbia (UBC) and UBC Okanagan, University of the Fraser Valley, Thompson Rivers University, Simon Fraser University, Royal Roads University, BC Institute of Technology, Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, Providence Health Care Research Institute and many more coming together.

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