No new cases of COVID-19 in N.S., just five active cases

COVID-19

No new cases of COVID-19 were identified on Tuesday in Nova Scotia.

To date, there are 1,061 confirmed cases, 46,668 negative test results, and 62 deaths.

There are five active cases with two individuals currently in hospital, both in ICU.

There are no licensed long-term care homes in Nova Scotia with active cases of COVID-19.

Government says it has reconciled and consolidated data sources to ensure all publicly reported data comes from a single source, Panorama, the province's public health reporting system. 

The QEII Health Sciences Centre's microbiology lab completed 691 Nova Scotia tests on Tuesday.