Nova Scotia is reporting one more death connected to the novel coronavirus at Northwood Manor in Halifax and only one new case across the province.
There have now been a total of 42 deaths connected to COVID-19 at Northwood and 48 across the province.
“My thoughts are with the family and friends of this individual,” said Premier Stephen McNeil in a statement. “All Nova Scotians are asked to do everything you can to continue to slow the spread of this virus in our province.”
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There are currently 156 active cases of COVID-19 among Northwood residents 18 staff members who have tested positive.
“One other facility has one staff member with an active case of COVID-19 and another facility has one resident with an active case,” the province said in a news release Monday.
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As of Monday, Nova Scotia has 1,019 confirmed cases of COVID-19.
The QEII Health Sciences Centre’s microbiology lab completed 291 Nova Scotia tests on Sunday, according to the province.