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Friday’s COVID-19 updates in BC

By Richmond Sentinel

Published 4:25 PDT, Fri May 15, 2020

The COVID-19 situation in British Columbia is continually evolving, and the information below is current as of 3 p.m. on Friday, May 15, 2020.

Cases:

  • Total confirmed cases in BC: 2,407
  • New cases since May 14, 2020: 15
  • Active cases: 359
  • Hospitalized cases: 51
  • Intensive care: 12
  • COVID-19 related deaths: 140
  • Recovered: 1,908
  • Long-term care and assisted-living homes currently affected: 15
  • Acute-care unit outbreaks: 5

Confirmed cases by region:

  • Vancouver Coastal Health: 878
  • Fraser Health: 1,164
  • Island Health: 126
  • Interior Health: 181
  • Northern Health: 58

Media availability schedule:

Upcoming scheduled media availabilities with Adrian Dix, Minister of Health, and Dr. Bonnie Henry, BC’s provincial health officer:
Saturday, May 16 – 1 p.m., Victoria
Monday, May 18 – 3 p.m., Victoria  

Resources:

Testing:

Learn More:

For the latest videos and livestreaming of COVID-19 media availabilities, visit:
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BCProvincialGovernment/
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/ProvinceofBC
Twitter: https://twitter.com/BCGovNews

For the latest medical updates, including case counts, prevention, risks and testing, follow @CDCofBC on Twitter or visit: http://www.bccdc.ca/

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