Tofino hospital COVID-19 outbreak declared over

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A COVID-19 outbreak at Tofino General Hospital where six people were infected has been declared over by Island Health.

“With the implementation of comprehensive strategies to prevent and respond to COVID-19 in acute sites, there are no longer any COVID-19 cases related to this outbreak at the site,” reads a release from the health authority. 

After it declared the outbreak on Oct. 12, Island Health said it implemented precautions such as enhanced cleaning and contact tracing. 

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