BC health officials hold press conference with COVID-19 cases in schools on the agenda | LIVE

Subscribe to The Global Herald in Google News

Global News published this video item, entitled “BC health officials hold press conference with COVID-19 cases in schools on the agenda | LIVE” – below is their description.

B.C.’s provincial health officer, Dr. Bonnie Henry, and Health Minister Adrian Dix will hold their weekly COVID-19 press conference Tuesday afternoon at 12:30 p.m. PT.

It is expected that Henry will announce changes to the COVID-19 school exposure notification process.

The Ministry of Health said it has heard from parents and teachers that they want public health to provide access to information around school exposures quickly and public health teams are prioritizing contact tracing within the schools.

On Monday night, the Vancouver School Board became the first in the province to extend its mask mandate to apply to all students from kindergarten to Grade 12.

For more info, please go to: https://globalnews.ca/news/8226881/bc-covid-press-conference-tuesday-live-schools/

Subscribe to Global News Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/20fcXDc

Like Global News on Facebook HERE: http://bit.ly/255GMJQ

Follow Global News on Twitter HERE: http://bit.ly/1Toz8mt

Follow Global News on Instagram HERE: https://bit.ly/2QZaZIB

#GlobalNews #COVID #Coronavirus #GlobalBC #BCCOVID

Global News YouTube Channel

Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.


Subscribe to The Global Herald in Google News

In This Story: COVID-19

Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.

Symptoms of coronavirus

The main symptoms of coronavirus are:

  • a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
  • a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
  • shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)

Latest News about Covid-19

Below are stories from around the globe related to the 2020 outbreak of novel Coronavirus – since the WHO gave the Covid-19 naming. Most recent items are posted nearest the top.

5 Recent Items: COVID-19

  • First weekend of new COVID freedoms across New South Wales | 7NEWS
  • NSW Coronavirus Update – Saturday 23rd October 2021 | 7NEWS
  • Mark Dolan: The National Health Service has become the National Covid Service
  • COVID-19 booster shot: Should you mix and match?
  • Ottawa providing assistance to Sask. as province battles COVID-19 surge
  • Leave a Comment

    We don't require your email address now, just your name. BUT, if you do add it, you may be notified if there are replies to your comment. Please make respectful comments, which add value, and avoid personal attacks on others. Comments failing to adhere to these guidelines will not be published.

    Posting....