COVID-19 bulletin #138
Public health officials advise the current five-day test positivity rate is 0.92 per cent and one new case of COVID-19 has been identified as of 9:30 a.m. today. The total number of lab-confirmed positive and probable positive cases in Manitoba is now 375.
Today’s case is a male in his 40s from the Interlake-Eastern health region. The investigation is ongoing. When completed, additional information will be provided as needed to inform people of any public health risks. The data also shows:
- one individual is in intensive care,
- 49 active cases and 319 individuals have recovered from COVID-19, and
- the number of deaths due to COVID-19 remains at seven.
An additional 1,262 laboratory tests were performed on Wednesday, bringing the total number of tests performed since early February to 79,546.