Health Minister Jason Copping and chief medical officer of health Dr. Deena Hinshaw will provide an update on COVID-19 in Alberta Wednesday afternoon.
The update, which will be streamed online, is slated for 3:30 pm with Copping appearing from Calgary and Hinshaw out of Edmonton.
Provincial officials currently provide weekly updates on the pandemic in Alberta.
Last Wednesday, 990 Albertans were in hospital with the virus, an increase of 26 from the previous week. Of those in hospital, 44 are in an intensive care unit, a drop of three from the previous week. There were also an additional 30 COVID-related deaths reported last Wednesday.
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