New confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported by Thunder Bay District Health Unit

April 16, 2020 - Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) is reporting 10 new cases of COVID-19 in residents in the TBDHU Region.

For the full list of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the Thunder Bay District Health Unit area, please visit the TBDHU Status page.

 

Details of Newly Confirmed Cases

Case Number Age Group Gender Exposure Category Status Episode Date (dd/mm/yy) Area
Case #37 70s M Pending Hospitalized 12/04/20 First Nation Communities
Case #38 40s F Pending Self-Isolating 09/04/20 First Nation Communities
Case #39 60s M Lac des Iles Mine Self-Isolating 09/04/20 Thunder Bay and Surrounding Areas
Case #40 40s F Pending Self-Isolating 09/04/20 Thunder Bay and Surrounding Areas
Case #41 30s F Pending Self-Isolating 06/04/20 Thunder Bay and Surrounding Areas
Case #42 20s F Lac des Iles Mine Self-Isolating 03/04/20 Thunder Bay and Surrounding Areas
Case #43 50s M Lac des Iles Mine Self-Isolating 05/04/20 Thunder Bay and Surrounding Areas
Case #44 50s F Close Contact Self-Isolating 10/04/20 Thunder Bay and Surrounding Areas
Case #45 50s F Close Contact Self-Isolating 10/04/20 Thunder Bay and Surrounding Areas
Case #46 50s F Close Contact Self-Isolating 30/03/20 Thunder Bay and Surrounding Areas

*Episode date corresponds to earliest date reported according to following order: symptom onset date, specimen collection date, laboratory testing date, date reported to TBDHU

 

All people who have travelled outside of Canada are directed to self-isolate for 14 days from their arrival in Canada.

If you think you may have COVID-19 symptoms or have been in close contact with someone who has it, first self-isolate and then use Ontario's Self-Assessment Tool to see if you need to seek further care.

Visit TBDHU's website for more information or contact TBDHU at (807) 625-5900 or toll-free: 1-888-294-6630.

The Public Health Agency of Canada posts information on COVID-19 exposures on flights, cruise ships, and mass gatherings.

Visit Ontario's website to learn more about how the province continues to protect Ontarians from COVID-19.

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