The number of COVID-19 cases has increased significantly in the Pontiac RLS with 7 cases that appeared in the statistics by the Centre intégré de santé et de services sociaux (CISSS) de l’Outaouais. Already on Friday, employees of the CISSS de l’Outaouais had received a communication from their employer, asking them to be extra careful since cases of COVID-19 are on the rise in the Pontiac territory. They were invited to continue their efforts to wear the proper equipment.
“Ask the patients your questions, make sure they have no symptoms and neither do you. Be careful and if you have any questions, don’t hesitate,”insisted the note, of which CHIP 101.9 had received.
Contacted last Friday, the CISSS de l’Outaouais had specified that it could not confirm this information before the statistics were updated on Monday.
Note that on Friday, the number of cases in the Pontiac indicated 0 active cases of COVID-19. The statistics by municipality are usually updated by the CISSS de l’Outaouais on Thursdays.