Health officials to update COVID-19 situation in Alberta Tuesday afternoon

Alberta’s chief medical officer of health will provide an update on COVID-19 in the province and the public health response Tuesday.

Dr. Deena Hinshaw is scheduled to give her daily update at 3:30 p.m.

Global News will stream the news conference live in this article.

On Monday, Alberta Health said four more people died from the virus, bringing the provincial death toll to 59.

She said 1,230 people had recovered from the virus.

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Sixty-three people are in hospital and 15 of them were in intensive care units.

As of Monday, more than 105,000 tests for COVID-19 had been completed in Alberta. In the last 24 hours, 3,994 tests were completed.

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