Seven people in Interior Health have died due to COVID-19 over the weekend, health officials reported on Monday (Dec. 21). British Columbia's Interior Health region is facing two new outbreaks of COVID-19 in long-term care homes, but none of the residents have tested positive for the coronavirus. Kamloops reported a decrease to 21 from 26 cases the week before. The new cases of the virus bring the region’s case-count to 3,806 since testing began. The LHA map reports case numbers in 31 local health areas in the Interior Health region. You’ve been successfully subscribed to our newsletter! One person is in hospital. Please note: even if no public exposures are listed, cases of COVID-19 are present in communities throughout our region, and all public health measures should be followed. Interior Health (IH) is reporting 56 new cases of COVID-19 and one additional death on Tuesday, Dec. 15, for a total of 2,907 since testing began. Last week, 22 new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed and the week prior, seven new cases were confirmed. If you are a close contact of a confirmed COVID-19 case, our Public Health team will contact you directly. We partner with school districts to share information when there are COVID-19 exposures at schools. RELATED: COVID-19 outbreak at Abbotsford poultry plant. Previously, the data been organized according to health authority, some of which span great distances like the Interior Health region. *Locations will be removed from the list one month after the last exposure date, and then archived on our Media Releases page. Interior Health (IH) is reporting 61 new cases of COVID-19 and one additional death on Tuesday, Jan. 5. There were eight more deaths reported for the 24 hours up to Jan. 6, with 381 people in hospital with COVID-19 related conditions, 78 in intensive care. Of the total cases, 675 are active, and these individuals are isolating. On Wednesday, the first round of data was released and it shows a significant increase of COVID-19 in both the Central and South Okanagan. KELOWNA — Interior Health is reporting 25 new cases of COVID-19 linked to a cluster at Big White ski resort where 136 people have tested positive so far. There were 96 new cases of COVID-19 identified in the BC Interior over the past 24 hours. Interior Health (IH) is reporting 91 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, Dec. 16, as the region nears 3,000 cases since testing began. Six of those people are in intensive care. The total of cases is now at 4,406. Ten more people have died and 239 new COVID-19 cases have been identified in the Interior Health (IH) region since Christmas Eve, the health authority announced on Tuesday, Dec. 29. IH recorded 96 new cases over the two reporting-periods on Christmas Day and Boxing Day, 47 cases on Dec. 27, 44 on Dec. 28, and 52 on Dec. 29. Currently, 754 of those cases are active and in isolation. . The total of cases is now at 4,406. In an early Christmas Eve update, Interior Health (IH) is reporting 70 new cases of COVID-19 in the region since Wed. Dec. 23. Thirty-five people are in hospital, seven of whom are in intensive care. To view it please enter your password below: Password: New pieces of equipment, fast track renovations and great teamwork led to a massive increase in the number of COVID-19 tests that are able to be processed at Kelowna General Hospital and Royal Inland Hospital in Kamloops. Data on cases in our region are updated daily. The number of deaths within IH remains at six. 128 of those cases are currently active, with those individuals in isolation. The total number of cases in the region since the pandemic started is now at 1,144. There are 788 active cases and in isolation. Cases by Health Service Delivery Area (Updated weekly on Thursdays) Note - December 31, 2020: A data discrepancy has been identified in Northern Health case counts. A total of 636 cases remain active and 36 people are in hospital. Thirty-three people are … Currently, 637 cases are active and in isolation. According to the health authority, there are 17 people in the hospital with three in ICU. Interior Health (IH) is reporting one additional death and 71 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, Jan. 6. B.C. 679 of those cases are active, with those people in isolation. public health officials reported another 625 cases of COVID-19 Wednesday, the highest total since New Year’s Eve as holiday season gathering and travel advisories are up for renewal. The new cases push the total number in IH to 2,601. The new cases bring the total number to 898 since the start of the pandemic. Each region is either: Twenty-eight are in the hospital, seven of whom are in ICU. The reported death occurred in the community and is not tied to any ongoing outbreaks. Another COVID-19 case at Oliver care facility as Interior Health calls for reinforcements. ... One more death, 71 new cases of COVID-19 in Interior Health. Health officials have now started updating a Local Health Area (LHA) map each week with new case data. Centre for Disease Control public exposures page. The map breaks the province up by its 90 local health areas and shows the cumulative number of positive cases recorded January to July 2020. Currently, there are 822 active cases with those individuals in isolation. When a case of COVID-19 is confirmed, IH public health will work quickly to determine close contacts, and will contact parents/guardians of students who are considered to be at risk. The health authority says in a news . Twenty-eight people are in hospital with the virus, seven of whom are in intensive care. The LHA map reports case numbers in 31 local health areas in the Interior Health region. COVID-19 cases in healthcare workers: Jan 1- Dec 17, 2020; Maps: COVID-19 cases in B.C. A total of 785 cases remain active … Moving north up the map, Penticton's active case count dropped from 50 to 34. There are 74 new COVID-19 cases in Interior Health since Monday, for a total case count of 2,339. Please note: even if no public exposures are listed, cases of COVID-19 are present in communities throughout our region, and all public health measures should be followed. Interior Health (IH) announced 60 new cases of COVID-19 in the region overnight, bringing the total number of cases to 3,124 since the pandemic began. Interior Health (IH) is reporting 82 new cases of COVID-19 in the region, bringing the total number of cases to 2,502. Currently, there are 822 active cases with those individuals in isolation. In cases where not everyone can be reached, we are posting below the locations and times of known possible exposures in our region. A total of 785 cases remain active and 33 people are in … The region remains at a total death toll of 28. A total of 2,998 positive cases of the virus have been found in IH throughout the pandemic, 843 of which remain active. Interior Health (IH) is reporting 290 new COVID-19 cases and four more deaths over the New Year’s long weekend. The seven deaths come alongside 188 new cases, for a total of 3,312 total COVID-19 diagnoses. We partner with school districts to share information when there are COVID-19 exposures at schools. Interior Health (IH) announced 96 new cases of COVID-19 in the region. Interior Health (IH) announced 53 additional cases of COVID-19 over the weekend in the region. In Interior Health, the Revelstoke local health area recorded 22 new cases between Dec. 20 and 26, a total that equates to more than 20 infections per 100,000 residents per day. The total number of deaths in the Interior Health region from COVID-19 remains at six. Interior Health (IH) reported 79 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday, Dec. 22, as the first doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine were administered in the region. Interior Health (IH) has reported 38 additional cases in the region on Wednesday, Nov. 18. The data will be corrected and updated in the next refresh on January 7, 2021. When a case of COVID-19 is confirmed, IH public health will work quickly to determine close contacts, and will contact parents/guardians of students who are considered to be at risk. It also shows the rate of COVID-19 cases and the number of active cases. The number of active cases is 809. Two days after Retirement Concepts notified Williams Lake area families of a confirmed case of COVID-19, Interior Health declared an outbreak in … There are 31 people in hospital with nine in intensive care. Eight more people have died of the virus, including one within Interior Health. The Central Okanagan saw an increase of 35 cases, a jump of 88 from the previous week. This brings the region’s total case-count … Interior Health (IH) is reporting 99 new cases of COVID-19 in the region overnight. Broken down by day, there were 107 cases reported Jan. 1, 71 on Jan. 2, 52 on Jan. 3 and 60 on Jan. 4. Site Map; COVID-19 cases at Oliver’s McKinney Place have reached 41 so far. The total number of deaths is now at 35, with a new death at Oliver’s McKinney Place announced today (Jan. 7). IH said there are currently 20 individuals in the hospital, with four in intensive care. While it was updated on Wednesday, Dec. 16, the map contains data for the week ending Saturday, Dec. 12. KGH and RIH are now home to new Panther fusion instruments, laboratory machines that have increased the capacity…. KGH, RIH labs increase COVID-19 testing capacity. Data on cases in our region are updated daily. Woman fined $460 after refusing to wear mask at Interior ski hill, Rescue operation underway after international flight loses contact over Indonesia, See and be seen in an outdoor dining globe, COVID-19 exposures confirmed at multiple Interior high schools, GoFundMe launched for Kelowna DJ battling cancer, Man sent to hospital with severe injuries following scary snowmobile crash on Interior lake, Mayor Colin Basran warns COVID-19 protesters of potential fines. Support local journalism by clicking here to make a one-time contribution or by subscribing for a small monthly fee. KAMLOOPS — Interior Health says COVID-19 cases have increased in the region, with 70 new cases reported in the last 24 hours. Interior Health (IH) announced 96 new cases of COVID-19 in the region. That brings the provincial death toll to 954 – 33 of those in Interior Health. Interior Health (IH) is reporting 57 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, Dec. 30. The total number of deaths due to the virus in the region has grown to 10. This is a list of possible exposures to COVID-19 within…. BC announced a big change in the way it organizes COVID-19 data last week. A total of 691 cases remain active. Currently, there are 209 active cases and two people are in hospital, one of whom is in intensive care. Thirty-one people are in hospital, seven of whom are in intensive care. This brings the total case-count in the region to 769 since testing began. The Interior Health region saw a record high 99 new COVID-19 cases Friday, bringing the total active cases across the region to 758. The total number of deaths is now at 35, with a new death at Oliver’s McKinney Place announced today (Jan. 7). 19 people are in the hospital, with five individuals in intensive care. 29 people are in hospital, with six being treated in intensive care. Interior Health is reporting 66 more COVID-19 infections on Thursday, Dec. 17, for a total of 3,064 cases since testing began. For notifications of public exposures related to flights, work sites, cruises, long-distance bus and train travel, and public events, please visit the B.C. Protected: Medical career opportunities are transforming health care in Kamloops, B.C. The cluster at Big White currently remains at 60 cases… Meanwhile, in Revelstoke, where a cluster of cases affected 70 people a couple of weeks ago, showed only one new case in the past week. This brings the total number of cases in the region to 3,510 since testing began. The latest diagnosed cases followed the recent pattern, with 402 in Fraser Health, 106 in Vancouver Coastal, 60 in Interior Health, 47 in Northern Health and five on Vancouver Island. It brings the region to a total of 4,406 cases since the start of the pandemic, with 822 currently active. Interior Health (IH) is reporting one additional death and 71 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, Jan. 6. Dr. Bonnie Henry announced 24 deaths and 640 new cases across the province on Wednesday. RELATED: Chilliwack churches fined $18,400 for defying orders While it was updated on Wednesday, Dec. 16, the map contains data for the week ending Saturday, Dec. 12. We appreciate your consideration and any contribution you can provide. Access KelownaNow using your Facebook account, or by entering your information below. The COVID-19 status map shows the level of risk in regions and information about local health measures. Across the rest of BC, Surrey remains the local health area with the highest number of new cases with 1,484. There are currently no active public exposures. Twenty-five people are in hospital and eight are in intensive care. This content is password protected. Interior Health declared a cluster of cases in Revelstoke in November, with a total of 50 cases connected as of Dec. 11. On a per capita basis, the weekly and cumulative totals are higher than many areas of the province. For the most recent information on cases, recoveries, hospitalizations, and testing in B.C., check out the BC COVID-19 Dashboard. In cases where not everyone can be reached, we are posting below the locations and times of known possible exposures in our region. This is a list of possible exposures to COVID-19 within… Regions are defined by municipal boundaries. A total of 818 cases are active. An emailed statement from the health authority says 675 cases are active as of Thursday (Dec. 24). In Interior Health, there are 769 active cases of COVID-19, including 35 people in hospital and seven in intensive care. The numbers, announced Jan. 4, are from four reporting periods. . 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