Live Update - Nova Scotia Government, April 8, 2020
- Created: Tuesday, 14 April 2020 20:10
Premier McNeil and Dr. Strang will provide a #COVID19NS update today at 3 p.m., including info on 32 new cases. Watch on Facebook Live, YouTube (NSGov) or at https://novascotia.ca/stayinformed/webcast.
Nova Scotia has 342 confirmed cases of #COVID19. The lab is operating 24/7 and completed more than 700 Nova Scotia tests yesterday.
Travel is no longer a requirement for screening, and the list of symptoms being screened for has also expanded.
If you have two or more of the following symptoms, visit https://811.novascotia.ca/ to determine if you should call 811:
- new or worsening cough
- sore throat
- runny nose
NS has 11,346 negative test results, 342 positive results and one death. Eleven individuals are currently in hospital, five of those in ICU. Data is updated daily at: https://novascotia.ca/coronavirus/data.