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COVID-19 outbreak at St. Paul’s Hospital spreads to 3 units (SPH)

St. Paul's Hospital in Vancouver on Jan. 5, when the first outbreak in a heart centre unit was declared. (Photo credit: CBC News)
St. Paul's Hospital in Vancouver on Jan. 5, when the first outbreak in a heart centre unit was declared. (Photo credit: CBC News)

All units belong to the hospital’s heart centre, which is no longer accepting new patients

A COVID-19 outbreak at St. Paul’s Hospital in Vancouver has spread to three units.

Last week, officials declared an outbreak in Unit 5A of the heart centre. Now, outbreaks have also been reported in unit 5B and the cardiac surgery intensive care unit (CSICU), according to an internal memo from Providence Health Care obtained by CBC News.

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