Toronto

Ontario reports 1,122 COVID-19 hospitalizations Monday

Ontario is reporting 1,122 COVID-19 hospitalizations on Monday, a significant increase from the day before — though more than 10 per cent of hospitals do not report data over the weekend.

Some 159 people require intensive care due to virus

Of the 1,122 COVID-19 hospitalizations reported Monday, 159 patients require intensive care, an increase of eight from the previous day's total.  (Evan Mitsui/CBC)

Ontario is reporting 1,122 COVID-19 hospitalizations on Monday, a significant increase from the day before — though more than 10 per cent of hospitals do not report data over the weekend.

Monday's hospitalizations are up from 1,024 on Sunday but are down from 1,213 reported exactly one week ago.

Of those in hospital, 159 patients required intensive care, an increase of eight from the previous day's total. There are 75 patients requiring the help of a ventilator to breathe.

The province reported at least 1,061 new COVID-19 cases through limited PCR testing with 8,132 tests completed the day before. 

Two more deaths linked to the virus were reported Monday, pushing the provincewide death toll to 13,072.

Comments

To encourage thoughtful and respectful conversations, first and last names will appear with each submission to CBC/Radio-Canada's online communities (except in children and youth-oriented communities). Pseudonyms will no longer be permitted.

By submitting a comment, you accept that CBC has the right to reproduce and publish that comment in whole or in part, in any manner CBC chooses. Please note that CBC does not endorse the opinions expressed in comments. Comments on this story are moderated according to our Submission Guidelines. Comments are welcome while open. We reserve the right to close comments at any time.

Become a CBC Member

Join the conversation  Create account

Already have an account?

now