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The purpose of this page is to inform visitors about active outbreaks at hospitals or long-term care facilities.

Information About COVID-19 Outbreaks

Other Active Outbreaks

The Active Outbreak List is updated daily, Monday to Friday, excluding statutory holidays. When an outbreak is declared over, the facility is removed from the list.

The list includes all hospitals or long term care facilities within Island Health that either fall under the Hospital Act or are licensed under the Community Care and Assisted Living Act. 

View the Active Outbreak List

Outbreaks are listed for the following types of infections and illnesses: 

News & Events

A Family Tradition: Three Generations of Nursing Care

A Family Tradition: Three Generations of Nursing Care

Donna McLeod, Shelley McLeod-Garner and Michelle King share something beyond genes.

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Island Health Post COVID-19 Recovery Clinic offers hope for patients with long COVID

Island Health Post COVID-19 Recovery Clinic offers hope for patients with long COVID

A healthy, active 28 year old with no pre-existing conditions, Sarah Mitchell tested positive for COVID-19 only weeks before she was eligible for her first vaccination.

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Whole community team approach brings COVID-19 vaccines to rural and remote communities

Whole community team approach brings COVID-19 vaccines to rural and remote communities

For the past year, Island Health has been offering whole community COVID-19 vaccine clinics to residents of rural and remote communities who may find it difficult to access clinics located in larger centres. 

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