After a week of investigation, Premier Legault announced today that out of 1041 Covid deaths in Quebec, 850 have come from seniors residences. The Premier also announced that out of 2600 public and privated seniors homes in Quebec 2300 do not have even one case of Covid. Some 80 residences are being watched carefully. Mr. Legault reported that he was very gratified that almost 1000 of the 2000 medical specialists who registered to help in the CHSLDs have been placed and work is continuing to place the balance.
This is an unfolding story and will be updated.