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Ontario health update on COVID-19, possible variant outbreak in Barrie – January 21, 2021

Ontario health update on COVID-19, possible variant outbreak in Barrie – January 21, 2021

January 21, 2021 12:35 pm
Federal, Video

 



In Toronto, Dr. Barbara Yaffe, Ontario’s associate chief medical officer of health, provides an update on the province’s response to the ongoing COVID-19 (coronavirus disease) pandemic. She is joined by Dr. Dirk Huyer, coordinator of the provincial outbreak response. Dr. Yaffe discusses a COVID-19 outbreak in a Barrie long-term care home, where a laboratory has detected a variant of the virus in six specimens.