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COVID-19 —What You Need to Know: April 14

April 14th 2020

Status Update as of April 14, 5:30 PM PST:
  • 27 new positive cases in the last 24 hours in B.C.
  • 1517 total positive cases in B.C.
  • 134 people are currently in hospital, 58 are in ICU
  • 72 total deaths to date
  • 942 have fully recovered
  • New outbreaks have been announced at South Granville Park Lodge, a long-term care home in Vancouver, as well as the Mission Institution, with 42 positive cases

Recent Government Announcements


Province of B.C.
CBC News Interactives shows B.C.'s COVID-19 curve against that of other Canadian jurisdictions. Below compares the B.C. COVID-19 curve to the Quebec and Ontario COVID-19 curves from March 17th to today. Compared to Quebec and Ontario's respective curves, B.C.'s is starting to flatten.

Coast Communications and COVID-19

We have been supporting clients to plan for and manage internal and external communications since before the first case of COVID-19 was diagnosed in B.C. If you need issues or crisis support related to the COVID-19 pandemic or other issues, call us at 604.767.0207. For more information visit