Brief: 11 new Revelstoke COVID-19 cases in latest weekly period

There have been 11 new COVID-19 cases recorded in the Revelstoke Local Health Area in the latest weekly period from April 11-17.

A BC Centre for Disease Control map showing new COVID-19 cases by Local Health Area in B.C. for the week of April 11 to April 17, 2021. Image: BC Centre for Disease Control

There have been 11 new COVID-19 cases recorded in the Revelstoke Local Health Area in the latest weekly reporting period from April 11-17.

The number of cases recorded in the Revelstoke LHA is down from last week, when there were 21 new cases recorded.

Number of vaccinations the same

The Revelstoke vaccination clinic was closed on Monday and Tuesday, and the number of vaccine doses administered on Wednesday, April 21 were not available today.

Currently, 4,738 first doses and 60 second doses have been administered in the Revelstoke LHA as of end of day Sunday. For more on vaccination rates and Revelstoke population, see our story from Monday:

IH: Revelstoke currently at 4,738 COVID-19 vaccine first doses

An Interior Health spokesperson said that COVID-19 vaccination clinics in Revelstoke will be ongoing every day until April 30. The clinics have the capacity to deliver about 500 doses per day.

For information on how to book an appointment online, by phone, or in person, visit this IH website.

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