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Quebec reports 198 new cases, six more deaths
Quebec has registered 198 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total to 53,047, the provincial government announced this morning.
Six new deaths have been reported. The death toll is now 4,984.
This is the smallest increase in deaths since April 1.
The number of hospitalizations was 979, an increase of seven from yesterday. Among hospitalized patients, 121 are in intensive care, a decrease of seven.
Be better prepared for the second wave: Quebec health unions
Claiming that Quebec’s response to the first COVID-19 outbreak was a “failure” in terms of prevention, the main health unions in the province ask the Legault government to better prepare for the next wave of infections expected .