Canada

No new COVID-19 cases identified at Good Samaritan Southgate since Aug. 2

On Monday, Good Samaritan Southgate care centre reported an additional death related to its COVID-19 outbreak, bringing the total number of residents who have died due to the virus to 27.

However, officials with the centre said that it’s now been over a week since there was a positive case identified.

The last positive case of COVID-19 identified at the facility was on Aug. 2, said Julie Williams, the director of communications for Good Samaritan Southgate.

Read more: Coronavirus: Where Alberta’s COVID-19 outbreaks are

Williams added that the facility conducted asymptomatic testing on Thursday and all tests came back negative.

[ Sign up for our Health IQ newsletter for the latest coronavirus updates ]

There are still 20 active resident COVID-19 cases related to the outbreak, and 34 residents have recovered.

Story continues below advertisement

There are 18 active employee cases, and 14 employee recoveries.

Read more: 26 residents have now died due to COVID-19 at Edmonton’s Good Samaritan Southgate care centre

In total, there have been 81 residents who have tested positive for the virus as well as 32 employees.

Based on current numbers, 33 per cent of the residents who have contracted COVID-19 at Good Samaritan Southgate have died. Of the 184 total residents who live at the care centre, 44 per cent of them have tested positive.

Family raises concerns amid COVID-19 outbreak at Edmonton care centre

View link »

Related News

Football news:

Pep Guardiola: no one cares about the players. There were 2 weeks of pre-season, and now matches every 3 days, and so 11 months
Akanji about 0:2 from Augsburg: Borussia showed too little in attack and defense
Hummels 0:2 in Augsburg: Borussia played well in many aspects, but did not create enough chances
Schalke have not won the Bundesliga in 18 consecutive rounds. The total score of the first two games of the season is 1:11
Real won with the help of VAR and decommissioned forwards. Jovic earned a penalty, mayoral a penalty
Robles on refereeing the match with Real Madrid and VAR: dubious episodes are always Interpreted in favor of top clubs
Conte on 4:3 with Fiorentina: impressed with Inter's attack. We didn't have enough balance, we paid for it