Ottawa sees 143 new cases of COVID-19, two new deaths on Sunday – fr

Ottawa Public Health confirms new cases of variant P.1 of COVID-19 on Saturday – fr

OTTAWA – Ottawa Public Health reports that 143 more people in Ottawa have tested positive for COVID-19 and two more have died.

According to the OPH’s COVID-19 Dashboard, there have been a total of 25,363 laboratory-confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ottawa since the first case was confirmed on March 11, 2020 and 523 residents have died.

The daily number of cases on Sunday was slightly higher than the 112 cases reported on Saturday, but trends in weekly surveillance continue to decline, with the incidence rate per 100,000 population falling below 90. The estimated reproduction number, which measures the number more people per person infected with COVID-19, is less than 1 since mid-April, suggesting that the spread of the virus is slowing.

The number of people in hospital with COVID-19 remained stable on Sunday.

Provincial health officials reported 3,216 new cases of COVID-19 in Ontario on Sunday, after reporting fewer than 2,900 cases on Saturday. Forty-seven other people in Ontario have died. The province also reported 3,653 newly resolved cases. On Sunday, Public Health Ontario reported 150 new cases of COVID-19 in Ottawa. PHO numbers often differ from those provided by Public Health Ontario because the two health units collect data for their respective daily reports at different times of the day.


Ottawa placed the COVID-19 order at the Ontario home at midnight on April 8.

Ottawa Public Health data:

  • COVID-19 cases per 100,000 (May 1 to May 7): 81.3 (vs. 87.9)
  • Positivity rate in Ottawa: 6.6% (April 30 to May 6)
  • Number of reproduction (average over seven days): 0.85

Reproduction values ​​greater than 1 indicate that the virus is spreading and that each case infects more than one contact. If it is less than 1, it means that the propagation is slowing down.


Ottawa Public Health updates vaccine figures on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

From May 7:

  • Ottawa residents with 1 dose: 368,616
  • Ottawa residents with 2 doses: 27,993
  • Total doses received in Ottawa *: 380330

As of Friday, 43% of Ottawa residents aged 18 and over had received at least one dose of the vaccine.

* Total doses received do not include doses of AstraZeneca shipped to pharmacies and primary care clinics.


Ottawa Public Health reported 81 people hospitalized with COVID-19-related illnesses on Sunday, a figure that has remained stable since Saturday.

There are 21 people in intensive care.

Hospitalizations (and intensive care admissions) by age category:

This data is based on figures from the Ottawa Public Health COVID-19 dashboard, which refer to residents of Ottawa and do not include patient transfers from other regions.


The number of people with known active cases of COVID-19 in Ottawa continues to decline and is below 1,500.

There are 1,448 active cases of COVID-19 in Ottawa on Sunday, up from 1,458 active cases on Saturday.

151 more people have recovered after testing positive for COVID-19. The total number of resolved coronavirus cases in Ottawa is now 23,392.

The number of active cases is the total number of laboratory-confirmed cases of COVID-19 minus the number of resolved cases and deaths. A case is considered resolved 14 days after the known onset of symptoms or a positive test result.


Ottawa Public Health data *:

  • Total number of B.1.1.7 cases (UK variant): 4493 (+15)
  • Total number of B.1.351 cases (South Africa variant): 46 (+2)
  • Total number of P.1 cases (Brazilian variant): 2
  • Total B.1.617 (variant Inde): 3
  • Total number of variants of concern / mutation cases: 5310 (+19)
  • Deaths linked to variants / mutations: 38 (+2)

* OPH notes that trends in VOCs and mutations should be treated with caution due to the varying time required to perform VOC testing and / or genomic analysis after the initial positive test for SARS-CoV-2. Test results may be completed in batches, and corrections or updates to data may result in changes in the number of cases that may differ from previous reports.


  • 0-9 years: 18 new cases (2,034 cases in total)
  • 10-19 years: 22 new cases (3,193 cases in total)
  • 20-29 years: 28 new cases (5,715 cases in total)
  • 30-39 years: 31 new cases (3864 cases in total)
  • 40-49 years: 17 new cases (3326 cases in total)
  • 50-59 years: 18 new cases (3071 cases in total)
  • 60-69 years: 6 new cases (1,821 cases in total)
  • 70-79 years: 0 new cases (1017 cases in total)
  • 80-89 years: 2 new cases (815 cases in total)
  • 90+ years: 1 new case (504 cases in total)
  • Unknown: 0 new cases (3 cases in total)


The next update from the Ottawa COVID-19 Testing Working Group will be released on Monday.

Public Health Ontario said on Sunday that 38,540 COVID-19 tests were performed across the province on Saturday.


  • Eastern Ontario Health Unit: 14 new cases
  • Hastings Prince Edward Public Health: 16 new cases
  • Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox and Addington Public Health: 14 new cases
  • Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit: 0 new cases
  • Renfrew County and District Health Unit: 3 new cases
  • Outaouais (Gatineau and western Quebec): 36 new cases


Ottawa Public Health is reporting outbreaks of COVID-19 in facilities in Ottawa, including long-term care homes, retirement homes, daycares, hospitals and schools.

There are six active community outbreaks:

  • Social event – Private: two outbreaks
  • Workplace – Manufacturing: an outbreak
  • Workplace – Restaurant: an outbreak
  • Workplace – Retail: two outbreaks

Schools and daycares that are currently experiencing outbreaks are:

  1. Marchwood Early Learning Centre (18 avril)
  2. Ottawa Home Child Care (April 26)
  3. Andrew Fleck Children’s Services (Arpil 28)
  4. Les Debrouillards Educational Center (April 29)
  5. Childcare Les Petit Pinceaux childcare (April 29)
  6. Garderie St. Luke’s (May 1)

Long-term care homes, retirement homes, hospitals and other spaces that are currently experiencing outbreaks are:

  1. Extendicare Medex long-term care home (April 11)
  2. Shelter A-13220 (April 13)
  3. Westwood Retirement Residence (April 16)
  4. Montfort Hospital – Unit 6C only – (April 21)
  5. Rooming house A-14693 (April 23)
  6. Shelter A-14541 (April 25)
  7. Shelter A-14574 (April 25)
  8. Montfort Hospital – 4CR – (April 26)
  9. The Ottawa Hospital Rehabilitation Center – Special Rehabilitation – Room B – (April 26)
  10. Alta Vista Manor Retirement Home (April 27) NEW
  11. Chartwell New Edinburgh Square Retirement Home (27 avril)
  12. Montfort Hospital – 3C – (April 27)
  13. Montfort Hospital – single unit: 4A – (April 27)
  14. Group home A-15395 (April 30)
  15. Ottawa Hospital Civic Campus – Individual Unit: F7 – (April 30)
  16. New Orchard Lodge LTC – Single Unit: East Corridor of Second Unit (May 1) NEW
  17. Shelter A-15657 (May 3)
  18. Group home A-15690 (May 4)
  19. Group home A-15742 (May 4)
  20. Group home A-15787 (May 4)
  21. Queensway Carleton Hospital – C3 (May 5)

As of April 7, two cases of COVID-19 in a resident or staff member of a long-term care home, retirement home with an epidemiological link, within 14 days, where at least one case could reasonably have been their infection in the facility is considered an outbreak in a long-term care home or retirement home. A laboratory-confirmed case of COVID-19 in a staff member or resident of other institutions such as shelters, group homes, is considered an epidemic. In child care facilities, two children or staff or household members of laboratory-confirmed COVID-19 cases within a 14-day period when at least one case could reasonably have acquired their Infection in the child care facility is considered an outbreak in a child care facility.

According to provincial guidelines, a COVID-19 outbreak in a school is defined as two or more laboratory-confirmed cases of COVID-19 in students and / or school staff with an epidemiologic link, within a period of 14 days, when at least one case could reasonably have acquired their infection at school (including transport and care before or after school).

Two or more laboratory-confirmed cases of COVID-19 in patients and / or hospital staff with an epidemiologic link, within a 14-day period, where at least one case could reasonably have acquired their infection in the hospital is considered an epidemic in a public hospital.This story will be updated. CTV News will post the latest news as it becomes available.


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