Need to Know: New provincial measures to fight Covid-19
New health measures have been handed down by the Sask government.
-Masks will now be mandatory province wide.
-Max in-home gatherings are now at 5 (unless immediate household is over that number).
-Outdoor private gatherings are 30 max with physical distancing.
-Visitation has also been suspended in all long-term care facilities and personal care homes in the province.
-The province is also encouraging people work from home if possible.
The new rules take place Thursday, Nov 19th.
Measures will remain in effect until December 17th.
More reviews for guidelines are coming for the hospitality industry, gyms and places of worship.
Saskatchewan has declared a number of outbreaks at several long-term care facilities, includes Regina’s Wascana Rehabilitation Centre. Other businesses and schools have also had outbreaks declared.
-Culture Grooming Lounge, Nov. 17
-Revera Green Falls Landing, Nov. 15
-Thomas Circle of Care, Nov. 13
-Wascana Rehabilitation Centre, Nov. 13
-CIBC, Nov. 13
-Thompson School, Nov. 12
-High Hill Welding, Sherwood, Nov. 12
-Lakeview School, Nov. 13
-U of R Paul Schwann Fitness Centre, Nov. 11