Quebec vaccination

COVID-19: Young people give shot in arm as Quebec sets new vaccination record

Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

Quebec has set another pandemic record by administering 110,000 shots of the COVID-19 vaccine in a single day. Health Minister Christian Dubé took to social media Friday to announce the news, saying that the so-called “youth week” has been successful. At least 50 per cent of Quebecers who are between …

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COVID-19: Mass vaccination site in Montreal opens up space for walk-ins

Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

A mass vaccination site at Palais des congrès in Montreal is opening up spots to accommodate those without appointments for the COVID-19 vaccine. The CIUSSS du Centre-Sud-de-l’Île-de-Montréal, the regional health authority overseeing the site, said as of Thursday it will be freeing up a few hundred spots on a …

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Open letter urges young people in Quebec to get COVID-19 vaccine

Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

As the immunization rollout expands and the province continues to deal with a third COVID-19 wave, Quebec’s health minister has penned a rare open letter to young adults acknowledging all they have given up — and urging them to get vaccinated. Christian Dubé begins by saying that the past …

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COVID-19: Quebec unveils drive-thru vaccination site at Montreal airport

Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

In what marks a first for Quebec, a new drive-thru COVID-19 vaccination clinic will open at the Montreal’s Trudeau International Airport. The centre, which was unveiled Tuesday morning, comes as the province gradually expands inoculation access to the general population. “It’s a great initiative and it will contribute to …

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Quebec redirects COVID vaccinations from Olympic Stadium due to weekend protest

Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted April 30, 2021 1:42 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Quebec is redirecting people from the mass vaccination site at the Olympic Stadium on Saturday …

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Quebec reports more than 1,000 new cases again as COVID-19 vaccination expands

Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

Quebec is reporting 1,041 new cases as the province’s COVID-19 vaccination expansion got underway Friday. Thirteen more deaths were recorded, including three in the past 24 hours. The others were retroactively added to the toll. When it comes to vaccination, another 64,514 shots were given. Since December, more than …

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Quebec reports almost 1,100 new COVID-19 cases, 12 more deaths

Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

As the COVID-19 health crisis continues, Quebec is reporting 1,094 new cases and 12 more deaths Wednesday. The vaccination campaign saw another 50,312 shots given for more than 2.9 million to date. The province has also now opened appointments to anyone who is pregnant. Hospitalizations related to the novel …

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Quebec expands COVID-19 vaccination to those with chronic illnesses, disabilities

Quebec expands COVID-19 vaccination to those with chronic illnesses, disabilities

Quebec is expanding its COVID-19 vaccination rollout to include more people with chronic illnesses and those with intellectual and physical disabilities, the province’s health minister said Thursday. Christian Dubé made the announcement in the company of Dr. Horacio Arruda, director of Quebec public health, and Daniel Paré, head of …

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Quebec ‘needs more vaccines’ as rollout slowly begins in seniors’ residences amid shipment delays

Quebec ‘needs more vaccines’ as rollout slowly begins in seniors’ residences amid shipment delays

With a delay in shipments of Pfizer vaccines, Quebec is re-evaluating its COVID-19 vaccination rollout plan for private seniors’ residences (RPAs), which are part of the province’s next phase of priority inoculations. A spokesperson for Health Minister Christian Dubé told Global News in a statement Monday that the province’s …

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Maimonides residents feeling hopeful one day after getting the COVID-19 vaccine – Montreal

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Quebec residents in a long-term care facility (CHSLD) who have already received their COVID-19 vaccination say so far they are happy with the rollout and are looking forward to life returning to normal. Health experts caution, however, that normal is still a long way off yet. The inoculations started …

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