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Ministry of Health coronavirus situation report #91

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Situation:   

Case count as of 8:00 a.m. April 25, 2020

Area

Case count

Change from yesterday

Deaths

Change from yesterday

Worldwide total

2,862,696

+117,077

199,463

+7,664

Europe

1,246,484

+37,115

119,148

+4,227

China

82,816

+12

4,632

0

Middle East

259,648

+10,630

8,887

+320

Asia & Oceania

121,353

+5,119

3,358

+162

Africa

30,164

+1,800

1,346

+46

Latin America and Caribbean

149,979

+18,968

7,434

+640

North America

972,252

+43,433

54,658

+2,269

United States

928,364

+41,655

52,356

+2,113

Canada

43,888

+1,778

2,302

+156

  • 476 new cases were reported today in Ontario, bringing the cumulative total to 13,995 (this includes 7,509 resolved cases and 811 deaths).
  • In Ontario, a total of 217,618 tests have been completed, with tests performed at Public Health Ontario Laboratories and non-Public Health Laboratories. There are currently 8,171 tests under investigation.
  • 925 patients are currently hospitalized with COVID-19; 245 are in ICU; and 195 are in ICU on a ventilator.

 Actions Taken:

  • Ontario announced today that it is supporting frontline staff on the COVID-19 outbreak with pandemic pay.
  • The Government of Ontario issued new emergency orders and amended some existing emergency orders to better support Ontario’s long-term care homes and the deafblind community. Further information regarding these orders can be found here.
  • The Screening Tool for Long-Term Care Homes and Retirement Homes has been updated and is attached. It will be available shortly on the ministry’s website.
  • The guidance document for Primary Care Providers in a Community Setting has also been updated and is attached (English only). It will be available shortly on the ministry’s website in French and English.