Dr. Bonnie Henry (Colin Smith Takes Pics)

The BC Ministry of Health reported 997 new cases of COVID-19 for a three-day period on Monday, March 7th. The Island Health reported 204 of those new cases.

There have been 350,941 cases of COVID-19 since the pandemic began.

Day-to-Day Breakdown:

  • Friday-Saturday: 385
  • Saturday-Sunday: 327
  • Sunday-Monday: 285

New cases were reported in these health regions:

  • Vancouver Coastal Health: 209
  • Fraser Health: 263
  • Island Health: 204
  • Interior Health: 242
  • Northern Health: 79
  • Resident outside Canada: 0

There are now a total of 449 people in hospital with COVID-19, 63 of whom are in critical care — ICU or acute care units.

11 new people have died from COVID-related causes since Friday, bringing the provincial death toll to 2,914. One of those deaths were in the Island Health region.

Outbreaks

There have been no new health-care facility outbreaks in the province.

The outbreaks at Menno Home, Cascade Gardens Seniors Community (Fraser Health) and Sun Pointe Village (Interior Health) have been declared over.

There are a total of 17 ongoing health care outbreaks in the province.

There are currently 8 health care outbreaks in the Island Health region.

Vaccinations

As of Monday, March 7th:

  • 11,379,437 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in BC
  • 90.7% (4,520,196) of eligible people five and older in B.C. have received their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine and 86.5% (4,311,761) have received their second dose.
  • 93.3% (4,325,628) of eligible people 12 and older in B.C. have received their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine, 90.8% (4,209,151) received their second dose and 56.2% (2,605,260) have received a third dose.
  • 93.7% (4,051,129) of all eligible adults in B.C. have received their first dose, 91.2% (3,946,098) received their second dose and 58.1% (2,514,841) have received a third dose.

You can view the worldwide stats here.

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