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Ministry of Health coronavirus situation report #88

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Situation:    

 

Case count as of 8:00 a.m. April 22, 2020

Area

Case count

Change from yesterday

Deaths

Change from yesterday

Worldwide total

2,575,682

+97,309

178,662

+8,341

Europe

1,153,218

+40,082

108,750

+3,915

China

82,788

-5635

4,632

0

Middle East

235,652

+11,515

8,210

+337

Asia & Oceania

105,583

+10,500

2,924

+268

Africa

25,699

+3,277

1,200

+66

Latin America and Caribbean

115,145

+7,284

5,769

+482

North America

857,597

+30,286

47,177

+3,273

United States

819,175

+28,695

45,343

+3,129

Canada

38,422

+1,591

1,834

+144

  • 510 new cases were reported today in Ontario, bringing the cumulative total to 12,245 (this includes 6,221 resolved cases and 659 deaths).
  • In Ontario, a total of 184,531 tests have been completed, with tests performed at Public Health Ontario Laboratories and non-Public Health Laboratories. There are currently 6,845 tests under investigation.
  • 878 patients are currently hospitalized with COVID-19; 243 are in ICU; and 192 are in ICU on a ventilator.

 Actions Taken:

  • Ontario announced progress on the implementation of the COVID-19 Action Plan for Protecting Long-Term Care Homes to help stop and contain the spread of COVID-19 in the province’s long-term care homes.