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Residents of Mud Lake to receive COVID-19 vaccine next week

Public Health staff from the Nunatsiavut Department of Health and Social Development and Labrador-Grenfell Regional Health Authority are scheduled to be in Mud Lake on Wednesday, February 24 to administer the first dose of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine to all eligible residents, 18 years of age and older. DHSD staff will arrange times for eligible […]

by ahnationtalk on February 22, 202121 Views

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NS Government: COVID-19 Community Vaccine Clinics Open in March

February 19, 2021 Nova Scotia’s COVID-19 vaccine rollout will expand again next month with 10 community-based clinics for Nova Scotians age 80 and older. The first prototype community vaccine clinic will open at the IWK Health Centre on Monday, Feb. 22. More clinics will follow in the coming weeks. Clinics will open in the following […]

by ahnationtalk on February 19, 202125 Views

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GNB: COVID-19 vaccination plan / Zone 4 moving to Orange level at midnight / four new cases

18 February 2021 FREDERICTON (GNB) – The provincial government released its updated COVID-19 vaccination plan today, providing additional details and timelines. “We remain committed to ensuring all New Brunswickers who want the vaccine will be able to access it as quickly as possible,” said Health Minister Dorothy Shephard. “Our vaccine plan will allow us to […]

by ahnationtalk on February 18, 202129 Views

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COVID-19 testing to begin in Inuit coastal community after presumptive case – CBC

Feb 18, 2021 ‘Today and tomorrow will be very busy, hard days,’ says Nunatsiavut health minister COVID-19 testing began Thursday and will continue Friday in the small Labrador coastal community of Makkovik, the Nunatsiavut government says, as part of the public health response to a presumptive positive case of the virus in the Inuit town. […]

by ahnationtalk on February 18, 202125 Views

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Non-essential travel to and between Labrador Inuit communities being discouraged

The Nunatsiavut Government is asking people to refrain from travelling to or between any Labrador Inuit community, either by aircraft, snowmobile, etc., until further notice unless it is absolutely necessary. The call comes on the heels of Friday evening’s decision by the Chief Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Janice Fitzgerald, to place the entire province […]

by ahnationtalk on February 15, 202132 Views

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Canada and New Brunswick supporting healthy aging projects

From: Public Health Agency of Canada 39 projects launched in New Brunswick to improve the lives of Canadians as they age February 12, 2021 | Ottawa, Ontario | Public Health Agency of Canada Canada’s population is living longer than ever before, with people over the age of 65 now outnumbering those under 15 years of […]

by ahnationtalk on February 12, 202139 Views

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Nunatsiavut Government: Revised tentative schedule for administering second dose of Moderna COVID-19 vaccine

As a result of inclement weather this week, residents of the five Labrador Inuit communities are advised that Public Health staff from the Nunatsiavut Department of Health and Social Development have revised its planned schedule to begin administering the second dose of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine to all eligible residents, 18 years of age and […]

by ahnationtalk on February 11, 202126 Views

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Nunatsiavut Government: Non-essential travel being discouraged following cluster of COVID-19 cases in St. John’s metro area

February 10, 2021 The Nunatsiavut Government is once again discouraging all non- essential travel to and from the Labrador Inuit Settlement Area following a recent cluster of new COVID-19 cases in the St. John’s metro area. “It is imperative that all efforts be made to ensure the virus does not spread to our communities,” says […]

by ahnationtalk on February 10, 202133 Views

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Newfoundland and Labrador Border Tightened

February 9, 2021 Due to the recent spike in COVID-19 cases in Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia is tightening border controls. Premier Stephen McNeil and Dr. Robert Strang, Nova Scotia’s chief medical officer of health, announced today, Feb. 9, a new self-isolation requirement for people coming to Nova Scotia from Newfoundland and Labrador. It takes […]

by ahnationtalk on February 10, 202125 Views

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NS Government: No New Cases of COVID-19, State of Emergency Renewed

February 5, 2021 As of today, Feb. 5, Nova Scotia has eight active cases of COVID-19. No new cases are being reported today. Nova Scotia Health Authority’s labs completed 1,681 Nova Scotia tests on Feb. 4. There were 686 tests administered between Jan. 29- Feb. 4 at the rapid-testing pop-up sites in Antigonish, Halifax and […]

by ahnationtalk on February 5, 202142 Views

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