The province reported 89 new infections on Thursday, marking the second straight day Ontario experienced less than 100 new mCOVID19 cases. There were three COVID-related fatalities.
The number of resolved cases also jumped by 165 and now account for more than 89 per cent. The resolved cases count reverses a trend last week where new cases outnumbered resolved cases.
There are 84 patients in Ontario hospitals with COVID-19. Of those 84 patients, 27 are being treated in an intensive care unit, 16 of which are breathing with the assistance of a ventilator.
Twenty-eight of the province’s 34 public health units are reporting five of fewer cases of COVID-19, with 17 of them recording no new infections. Ottawa and Windsor-Essex reported the most new COVID-19 cases on Thursday, with 15 new infections. Peel Region reported 12 new cases, while Toronto reported 10.
In the last 24 hours, just over 27,676 COVID-19 tests were conducted by officials.