CALGARY (660 NEWS) – Dr. Deena Hinshaw is reporting 284 more Albertans have tested positive for COVID-19 on Sunday.
Another five people have lost their lives due to the virus.
In a series of tweets, the province’s chief medical officer of health said a total 7,972 tests were completed over the 24-hour period. That puts Alberta’s positivity rate at 3.7 per cent – down 0.1 per cent from the day before.
If you are experiencing a cough, fever, runny nose, shortness of breath, sore throat or any other symptom of COVID-19, please stay home and complete the self-assessment to arrange for testing at https://t.co/L4Lh9uZXtZ. (4/4)
— Dr. Deena Hinshaw (@CMOH_Alberta) February 14, 2021
There are currently 5,215 active cases in the province, with 351 of those in hospital and 60 in the ICU – both decreases.
There are 171 variant cases of COVID in Alberta
Hinshaw will provide her next live update on Tuesday.
— Courtney Theriault (@cspotweet) February 14, 2021