There are now 5,541 individuals who have actually died of COVID-19 in Quebec, health authorities revealed Thursday, as verified cases in the province reached 55,593
That’s up 14 from the total of 5,527 deaths reported as of Wednesday; 8 of the recently reported deaths occurred over the past 24 hours, health authorities said, while 6 took place prior to June 24.
COVID-19 cases in Quebec increased 69 from the overall of 55,524 announced a day previously.
There are 411 individuals being dealt with for COVID-19 in Quebec hospitals as of Thursday, down 11 from the 422 reported Wednesday. Of those in a medical facility, 32 are in intensive care, down one from the 33 reported 24 hours earlier.
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The number of people in Quebec who have actually recovered from COVID-19 since Thursday is 25,034, up 85 from the 24,949 healings reported a day earlier.
Quebec reported that it completed 8,703 COVID-19 tests on Tuesday, up 1,940 from the 6,763 it completed a day earlier. (Quebec reports its day-to-day testing figures from 2 days prior).