In the last four days, one of the last CHSLDs of the West Island to have been spared by COVID-19 has seen an explosion of positive cases.
Today, 21 COVID-19 cases are confirmed at the Centre d’hébergement Denis-Benjamin-Viger, located on Cherrier in Île-Bizard.
These numbers were confirmed by Johanne Riendeau, President of the Fédération interprofessionnelle de la santé du Québec (FIQ), which represents employees in this Burrough.
125 users of the Centre were tested and additional positive cases could be confirmed.
Source: TVA Nouvelles
This CHSLD is part of the CIUSSS de l’Ouest-de-l’Île-de-Montréal.
Here are the numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases, as of today:
- Québec: 18,357
- Canada: 34,813
- US: 756,856
- Worldwide: 2,375,443