Should note today’s big change is on close contact isolation. Dr. Jazz Atwal noted the time change (to 10 minutes) last week on a previous call.
Dr. Jazz Atwal, acting deputy chief provincial public health officer for Manitoba, says the likely lifting of some restrictions in the coming days is meant to help Manitobans regain some sense of normalcy, not so people can "abuse" the rules. Read more:
Acting deputy chief public health officer Dr. Jazz Atwal, along with Dr. Joss Reimer from the province’s COVID-19 Vaccine Implementation Task Force, will speak at 12:30 p.m. from the Manitoba legislature.
Dr. Jazz Atwal is asking people to answer their phones. Contact tracers have had problems getting a hold of close contacts. Call could come from 204, 1-888 and or of province numbers
Dr. Jazz Atwal, Manitoba's acting deputy chief public health officer, urged Manitobans to help slow the spread of COVID-19 over the holidays by staying home and not visiting with people outside their household. Read more: