Health News Releases http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news.html Health News Releases One new case of COVID-19 / Zone 5 remains at Orange level / exposure notification / state of emergency mandatory order renewed http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.10.0566.html Public Health reported one new case of COVID-19 today. Fri, 30 October 2020 12:11:00 +0300 New COVID-19 border measures / Zone 5 remains in Orange level / outbreak at adult residential facility / testing in Belledune / four new cases http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.10.0562.html New COVID-19 border measures for New Brunswick workers travelling or returning to the province for work purposes come into effect at midnight tonight. Thu, 29 October 2020 16:20:00 +0300 Three new cases of COVID-19 / Zone 5 remains at Orange level http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.10.0558.html Public Health reported three new cases of COVID-19 today. Wed, 28 October 2020 12:59:00 +0300 Three new cases of COVID-19 / Zone 5 remains at Orange level / Halloween guidance http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.10.0555.html Public Health reported three new cases of COVID-19 today, all in Zone 5 (Campbellton region). Tue, 27 October 2020 12:53:00 +0300 Three new cases of COVID-19 / Zone 5 remains at Orange level / More than 2,400 residents tested in Zone 5 http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.10.0554.html Public Health reported three new cases of COVID-19 today. Mon, 26 October 2020 14:10:00 +0300 Province records two more deaths related to COVID-19 / two new cases / Zone 5 remains at Orange level http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.10.0553.html Two more New Brunswickers have lost their lives to the COVID-19 pandemic, bringing the total of lives lost to six. Sun, 25 October 2020 12:46:00 +0300 Two new cases of COVID-19 / Zone 5 remains at Orange level / walk-in testing available http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.10.0552.html Public Health reported two new cases of COVID-19 today, both in Zone 5 (Campbellton region). Sat, 24 October 2020 12:16:00 +0300 Two new cases of COVID-19 / Zone 5 remains at Orange level / walk-in testing available http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.10.0551.html Public Health reported two new cases of COVID-19 today, both in Zone 5 (Campbellton region). Fri, 23 October 2020 12:53:00 +0300 Additional restriction for Zone 5 / Zone 1 returns to Yellow level / walk-in testing available / three new cases of COVID-19 http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.10.0550.html Zone 5 (Campbellton region) will remain in the Orange level of recovery, with an additional restriction to limit the spread of COVID-19 in the region. Thu, 22 October 2020 15:04:00 +0300 Province records fourth death related to COVID-19 / six new cases / exposure notification http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.10.0548.html New Brunswick has recorded its fourth death related to the COVID-19 pandemic. Public Health confirmed that an individual between 70 and 79 died today in Zone 5 (Campbellton region) as a result of underlying complications, including COVID-19. Wed, 21 October 2020 12:22:00 +0300 No new cases of COVID-19 / Zones 1 and 5 remain Orange http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.10.0547.html Public Health reported no new cases of COVID-19 today. Tue, 20 October 2020 12:22:00 +0300 Government responds to auditor general recommendations http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.10.0546.html The provincial government has acknowledged recommendations in the Auditor General’s October 2020 report, that looked at programs and policies involving the departments of Health; Education and Early Childhood Development; and Natural Resources and Energy Development. Tue, 20 October 2020 12:10:00 +0300 Three new cases / Zones 1 and 5 remain Orange / possible school exposure http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.10.0541.html Public Health reported three new cases of COVID-19 today, all in Zone 5 (Campbellton region) as follows: Mon, 19 October 2020 15:03:00 +0300 Op-ed / COVID-19 and privacy concerns http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.10.0539.html The following op-ed was issued by Dr. Jennifer Russell, chief medical officer of health: Mon, 19 October 2020 09:37:00 +0300 Province records third death related to COVID-19 / five new cases / exposure notification http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.10.0537.html New Brunswick has recorded its third death related to the COVID-19 pandemic. Public Health confirmed that an individual between 60 and 69 died today in Zone 1 (Moncton region) as a result of underlying complications, including COVID-19. Sun, 18 October 2020 13:04:00 +0300 Eight new cases of COVID-19 / Zones 1 and 5 remain Orange http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.10.0536.html Public Health reported eight new cases of COVID-19 today. Sat, 17 October 2020 11:55:00 +0300 Five new cases of COVID-19 / Zones 1 and 5 remain Orange / state of emergency extended http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.10.0535.html Public Health reported five new cases of COVID-19 today. Fri, 16 October 2020 12:16:00 +0300 No new cases of COVID-19 / Zones 1 and 5 remain Orange http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.10.0534.html Public Health reported no new cases of COVID-19 today. Thu, 15 October 2020 14:44:00 +0300 Eight new cases of COVID-19 / Zones 1 and 5 are Orange / business support / possible school exposures http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.10.0531.html Public Health reported eight new cases of COVID-19 today. Wed, 14 October 2020 14:58:00 +0300 Six new cases of COVID-19 / Zones 1 and 5 are Orange / Schools in Zone 5 http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.10.0526.html Public Health is reporting six new cases of COVID-19 today and declaring an outbreak at Manoir de la Sagesse, a special-care home in Campbellton. Tue, 13 October 2020 15:06:00 +0300 Six new cases of COVID-19 / measures for schools and early learning facilities in Orange http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.10.0522.html Public Health reported six new cases of COVID-19 today. Mon, 12 October 2020 14:43:00 +0300 14 new cases of COVID-19 / exposure notification / zones 1 and 5 are Orange / masks, travel and hunting advice / measures for schools and early learning facilities in Orange http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.10.0520.html Public Health reported 14 new cases of COVID-19 today. Sun, 11 October 2020 12:54:00 +0300 20 new cases of COVID-19 / Zones 1 and 5 are Orange / Measures for schools and early learning facilities in Orange http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.10.0519.html Public Health reported 20 new cases of COVID-19 today. Sat, 10 October 2020 15:15:00 +0300 Zone 1 and Zone 5 transitioning back to Orange level as of midnight / 13 new cases / mandatory order revised / Sugarloaf High School closure / exposure notification http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.10.0517.html Zone 1 (Moncton region) and Zone 5 (Campbellton region) are transitioning back to Orange level, as of midnight tonight, under the province’s COVID-19 recovery plan. Fri, 09 October 2020 15:32:00 +0300 Masks mandatory in indoor public places / exposure notification / changes to travel restrictions at Quebec border http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.10.0515.html The provincial government announced today that masks will become mandatory in most indoor public places effective at midnight tonight. Thu, 08 October 2020 15:57:00 +0300 New Brunswickers encouraged to get their free flu shot this year http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.10.0513.html New Brunswickers are encouraged to get their free flu shot to stay healthy and reduce hospitalizations this flu season. Thu, 08 October 2020 13:01:00 +0300 17 new cases of COVID-19 http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.10.0509.html Public Health is reporting 17 new cases of COVID-19 today in Zone 1 (Moncton region), all linked to Notre-Dame Manor, a special-care home. Two of these cases are in hospital. Wed, 07 October 2020 15:17:00 +0300 Two new cases / Outbreak at special-care home in Moncton http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.10.0507.html Public Health is reporting two new cases of COVID-19 today in Zone 1 (Moncton region) and declaring an outbreak at a special-care home in Moncton. Tue, 06 October 2020 14:44:00 +0300 Two new cases of COVID-19 / Possible exposure on flights http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.10.0504.html Public Health reported two new cases of COVID-19 today. Mon, 05 October 2020 11:42:00 +0300 One new case / St. Stephen - Baileyville, Maine Update http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.10.0502.html Public Health reported one new case of COVID-19 today. Sat, 03 October 2020 12:38:00 +0300 Guidelines for Thanksgiving and Halloween / mask reminder / no new cases / mandatory order renewed http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.10.0501.html Public Health is providing guidance on fall activities, including steps New Brunswickers can take to prepare for a safe Thanksgiving and Halloween. Fri, 02 October 2020 12:03:00 +0300 One new case of COVID-19 / state of emergency mandatory order revised http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.09.0495.html Public Health reported one new case of COVID-19 today. Fri, 25 September 2020 12:29:00 +0300 Avignon bubble to shrink to Listuguj First Nation and Pointe-à-la-Croix, Quebec http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.09.0492.html A rise in COVID-19 cases in Avignon Municipal Regional County in Quebec has prompted the provincial government to limit day trips from that region to only residents of the Listuguj First Nation and Pointe-à-la-Croix near Campbellton. The new rule goes into effect at noon on Friday, Sept. 25. Thu, 24 September 2020 15:30:00 +0300 Two new cases of COVID-19 http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.09.0490.html Public Health reported two new cases of COVID-19 today. Thu, 24 September 2020 12:37:00 +0300 One new case of COVID-19 http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.09.0488.html Public Health reported one new case of COVID-19 today. The new case is an individual between 60 and 69 in Zone 7 (Miramichi region). The case is related to travel from outside the Atlantic bubble and the individual is self-isolating. Wed, 23 September 2020 14:12:00 +0300 Two new cases of COVID-19 http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.09.0485.html Public Health reported two new cases of COVID-19 today. Mon, 21 September 2020 12:03:00 +0300 Vibrio parahaemolyticus outbreak related to shellfish http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.09.0483.html An outbreak of vibrio parahaemolyticus, related to shellfish, has been declared following nine confirmed cases in the province. Fri, 18 September 2020 16:11:00 +0300 Exposure notification app for COVID-19 now available in New Brunswick http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.09.0482.html The exposure notification app COVID Alert is now available in New Brunswick. Fri, 18 September 2020 12:19:00 +0300 Changes to travel restrictions regarding a Quebec border community / no new cases http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.09.0481.html Residents of the Témiscouata Municipal Regional County in Quebec, along the northwestern New Brunswick border, will not be permitted to enter the province for day trips effective immediately. Thu, 17 September 2020 14:48:00 +0300 One new case of COVID-19 http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.09.0477.html Public Health reported one new case of COVID-19 today. Mon, 14 September 2020 11:15:00 +0300 One new case of COVID-19 http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.09.0476.html Public Health reported one new case of COVID-19 today. Thu, 10 September 2020 12:16:00 +0300 Possible exposure on flights / no new cases / emergency order renewed http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.09.0473.html Public Health recently identified an international traveller as a confirmed COVID-19 case and through case investigation determined the individual may have been infectious on Aug. 22 while on the following flights: Thu, 03 September 2020 14:49:00 +0300 One new case of COVID-19 http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.09.0470.html Public Health reported one new case of COVID-19 today. Wed, 02 September 2020 12:08:00 +0300 One new case / Changes in long-term care visitations / Expanded testing http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.08.0465.html Public Health reported one new case of COVID-19 today. Fri, 28 August 2020 11:53:00 +0300 Return to school plans outline how students will participate in sports and extracurricular activities http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.08.0461.html Students will be able to participate in sports, extracurricular activities and physical education during the upcoming school year by following guidelines by the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development, which were based upon advice from Public Health. Tue, 25 August 2020 14:59:00 +0300 One new case of COVID-19 http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.08.0460.html Public Health reported one new case of COVID-19 today. Tue, 25 August 2020 12:05:00 +0300 Two new cases of COVID-19 http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.08.0458.html Public Health reported two new cases of COVID-19 today. Fri, 21 August 2020 12:02:00 +0300 Return to school plans includes support for vulnerable students; COVID-19 testing available for school staff http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.08.0457.html Support will continue to be available for vulnerable students upon their return to school in September. Thu, 20 August 2020 14:43:00 +0300 Salmonella outbreak in New Brunswick http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.08.0456.html A salmonella outbreak has been declared in the province following 13 confirmed cases between June 16 and July 27, and two more potential cases under investigation. Thu, 20 August 2020 10:45:00 +0300 Two new cases of COVID-19 http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/health/news/news_release.2020.08.0450.html Public Health reported two new cases of COVID-19 today. Sun, 16 August 2020 10:36:00 +0300 Fri, 30 October 2020 12:11:00 +0300