The CISSS du Bas-Saint-Laurent does not report any new cases of COVID-19 in its territory on Thursday, September 9. However, after a readjustment, an exercise necessary to obtain the vaccine proof, 5 cases are added to the total balance.
These cases have been identified and treated in recent months but did not appear in the regional assessment, which therefore amounts to 4,042 cases, of which 3,983 have been restored. There are currently 6 active cases in the territory of Lower Laurentina.
There are still no reports of COVID-19 related hospitalizations in Rimouski. There have still been 53 deaths since March 2020. On Wednesday, 365 screening tests were conducted.