New confirmed case of COVID-19 reported by Algoma Public Health


Algoma Public Health is reporting a new COVID-19 case in the Algoma district.

Case Number: Case #34

Exposure Category: Unknown

Status: Self-isolating

Tested: Sept 29, 2020

Important Information:

  • View current situation in Algoma
  • Close contacts have been notified
  • Anyone who travelled on Air Canada flight 8317 on September 22, 2020, seated in rows 4-8 inclusive should contact Algoma Public Health at 705-759-5404 (toll-free 1-866-892-0172, ext. 5404) or their local public health unit
  • Unknown exposure is evidence of ongoing community spread in Sault Ste. Marie & Area and in southern Ontario
  • Anyone who is ill, even with mild symptoms, must stay home and self-isolate away from others
  • Do not have close contact with others outside the immediate household of people you live with. This is part of new provincial public health measures announced on October 2nd
  • Avoid non-essential travel if possible. All returning international travellers must stay home for 14 days

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