The Nova Scotia Department of Health and Wellness is reporting no new cases of COVID-19 today.
As of today, Nova Scotia has 1,055 confirmed cases of COVID-19, 40,914 negative test results, and 59 deaths. Confirmed cases range in age from under 10 to over 90. Eight individuals are currently in hospital, three of those in ICU. Nine-hundred and seventy-eight individuals have now recovered and their cases of COVID-19 are considered resolved.
There is one licensed long-term care home in Nova Scotia with active cases of COVID-19. Northwood in Halifax currently has 10 residents and four staff active cases.
The QEII Health Sciences Centre’s microbiology lab completed 1034 Nova Scotia tests on May 28 and is operating 24-hours.