Alberta Covid News Cbc. 2, 2020 timer 4 min. Another woman in her 70s and two women in their 90s linked to the outbreak at the edmonton general care centre in edmonton zone;
But health officials in alberta are now sounding the alarm over surging numbers in that province. This new mink strain of covid is apparently more resistant to treatment than the original strain, though a bit less infectious. Quarantine for 14 days if you returned to or entered alberta from outside canada or are a close contact of a.
Cough, fever, shortness of breath, runny nose* or sore throat*;
An internal alberta government document shows that the province has been planning for more than a week to establish indoor area hospitals to treat 750 Alberta schools advising thousands of students to isolate based on informal covid notices cbc.ca. Edmonton icu doctor warns of overworked staff. A federal source with direct knowledge of the situation says alberta has asked the federal government and the red cross to supply field hospitals to help offset.