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Island Health Medical Staff COVID-19 Updates June 4

  • The next email bulletin will occur Tuesday June 9 unless urgent updates are required. The medical staff website is updated Monday through Friday.
  • Provincial and Island Health Data

 

New Cases

Total cases

Total Recovered

Total currently hospitalized (ICU)

Total Deaths

BC

5

2,632

2,265

26 (6)

166

Island Health

0

130*

125

0

5

*Three epidemiological cases that have recovered were added to Island Health’s total

BCCDC COVID-19 Daily Situation Report, PHO/MHO News Release, PHO/MHO Transcript, BC COVID-19 Dashboard

  • Data Modelling – COVID-19: Going Forward
    • Updated BCCDC data modelling – How and where the virus has affected people in BC (medical staff website) *Best viewed in Chrome
  • Antibody Testing (Serology)
    • New BCCDC webpage provides updates on the status of antibody testing in BC (BCCDC).
  • Medical Imaging (MI) during COVID-19 Pandemic Phases
  • Standardization of Adult Noreprinephrine Infusion Concentration
    • Starting June 10 there will be two regional standardized concentrations of noreprinephrine for adults: 8 mg/250 mL and 16 mg/250 mL (medical staff website)

Upcoming webinars & rounds:

  • Tuesday, June 9 Virtual Island Health COVID-19 Town Hall at noon Virtual town hall with EOC leaders. Please call (toll Free): 1-844-445-4475 access code (please refer to the bulletin emailed to your VIHA or preferred email on June 4) (medical staff website).
  • Thursday, June 11, 7pm COVID-19 Update: Running Your Community Office Safely — A Primary Care and Specialist Perspectives' Q&A (medical staff website)
  • Monday, June 15,  8pm Island-Wide Virtual Mindful Monday (medical staff website)

Recordings available: