Breakaway broadcasts across the province of Quebec on CBC Radio One. Based in our Sherbrooke bureau, we cover the stories and introduce you to people from the Gaspé to the Abitibi to the Lower North Shore. We bring you information, energy, and fun all with a Quebec twist.
Record COVID numbers in Quebec city forcing tough decisions
Four months after cancelling surgeries because of a rise in COVID-19 hospitalizations, the university hospital network in Quebec City is doing it again. Hospitalizations have jumped, along with admissions to intensive care. And this time, many are young people. The president of the CHUQ, Martin Beaumont, joins Breakaway guest host Peter Tardif.