One more resident of the Northwood long-term care home in Halifax Regional Municipality has died after contracting COVID-19.
Of the province’s 28 fatalities, 22 of them have been linked to the long-term care home.
In all of Nova Scotia, there are 935 confirmed cases of COVID-19 after 20 new patients were identified since Tuesday. As of its last update, there are “10 licensed long-term care homes and unlicensed seniors’ facilities in Nova Scotia with cases of COVID-19, involving 227 residents and 97 staff.”
There are 11 people in hospital, including three in intensive care, while 529 people have recovered. To date, Nova Scotia has also performed 27,486 negative test results.