(St Mary’s First Nation)
150 Cliffe Street, Fredericton, NB E3A 0A1
- (506) 458-9511 T.F. (888) 445-6644
December 13, 2021
COVID Update, December 13, 2021; 1 New Case, 1 New Recovery
December 13, 2021; 4:06 p.m., Sitansisk: New Brunswick Public Health has informed Sitansisk Band Administration of one new recovery and one new case of COVID-19 in the community. At present, there are 6 Active Cases, 36 Recovered for a total of 42 cases. New Public Health measures will be taking effect this Friday, limiting the capacity of some facilities, including entertainment centres, gyms, restaurants, and similar venues.
Public Health asks people answer calls from private numbers as this is how calls will appear for the purposes of contact tracing and reporting test results to patients. PCR tests can be booked via the Health Centre by appointment. They also request members continue to take all precautions, both in and out of the community as cases are rising in the region, with 100 cases reported in the province today.
We thank all who have sought testing and continue to request anyone with COVID-19 symptoms to isolate and seek testing. For advice on how to isolate, what resources exist to help with isolation, and to book a test, visit www.stmarysfirstnation.com/coronavirus, calling the Health Centre at +1 (506) 452-2750 or call 811. Members are urged to use best practices for the time being, including limiting contacts, getting vaccinated and avoiding large gatherings and events, particularly indoors. Do your best to assist others during these times, we’re all looking forward to COVID-free holidays. Addictions and mental health personnel are available any time at +1 (506) 688-3721. Rapid testing kits remain available at the Health Centre or by calling Security at +1 (506) 447-8721.
Sitansisk Chief and Council