COVID-19 Update – October 19

Situation Update Since Friday, there have been 209 cases of COVID-19 identified, including 80 new cases today. This brings the total number of cases identified so far to 3,382. The five-day test positivity rate in Manitoba is 4.2%, down from 5.2% on Friday. There are currently 1,743 active cases, up from 1,582 on Friday. This […]

COVID-19 News Flash – October 16

New restrictions will be in place in the Winnipeg metropolitan area effective Monday, October 19. The added restrictions, introduced to stop a surge in cases in Winnipeg, will remain in place for at least two weeks. The new added restrictions target key sources of transmission. This includes: Reducing gathering sizes from groups of 10 to […]

COVID-19 Update-October 14

Nominations Open for Doctors Manitoba Awards This has been a unique year filled with uncertainty, change and unparalleled impact on the medical profession. Celebrating the achievements of physicians couldn’t be more important than it is right now. Please consider nominating a colleague today for a 2021 Doctors Manitoba Award, the highest honour for physicians in […]

COVID-19 Update – October 8

Situation Update Since our update on Monday, there have been 153 new cases of COVID-19 identified in Manitoba. The test positivity rate is 3.0%, up from 2.4%. There were 67 new cases identified today, including 57 in Winnipeg, bringing the overall total so far in Manitoba to 2,344. There are 863 active cases today across […]

COVID-19 Update – October 5

Situation Update Since our update last Tuesday, there have been 238 new cases of COVID-19 identified in Manitoba. The test positivity rate is 2.4%, up from 2.2%. There were 51 new cases identified today, including 35 in Winnipeg, bringing the overall total so far in Manitoba to 2,191. There are 739 active cases today across Manitoba, up from from 606 last Tuesday. There […]

COVID-19 Update-September 25

Situation Update This afternoon, Dr. Brent Roussin announced that the province is elevating the pandemic alert level in Winnipeg and the surrounding metropolitan region from yellow (caution) to orange (restricted), effective Monday, September 28. Public health restrictions include: Masks will be required in all indoor public places Indoor and outdoor gatherings will be restricted to […]

COVID-19 Update – September 23

Situation Update Since Thursday, there have been 203 new cases of COVID-19 identified in Manitoba. The test positivity rate is 2.2%, up from 1.7%. There were 42 new cases identified today, bringing the overall total so far in Manitoba to 1,703. There are 418 active cases today, up from from 293 on Thursday. There are […]

COVID-19 Update – September 17

It’s a pandemic. You need personal protective equipment. This should go without question. But shouldn’t the very concept of being “personally protected” go beyond masks and goggles? What about all the other ways COVID-19 has impacted you, as a physician? At Doctors Manitoba, we have just adopted a new mission and purpose as your medical […]

COVID-19 Update – September 8

Situation Update Since last Tuesday, there have been 117 new cases of COVID-19 identified in Manitoba. The test positivity rate has decreased to 1.3% from over 2.2% last week. There were 11 new cases identified today, bringing the overall total so far in Manitoba to 1,349. There are 393 active cases today, down from 459 […]

COVID-19 Update – September 1

Situation Update Since Thursday, there have been 168 new cases of COVID-19 identified in Manitoba. The test positivity rate has decreased to 2.2% from over 3% last week. There were 18 new cases identified today, bringing the overall total so far in Manitoba to 1,232. There are 459 active cases today, up from 407 last […]


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