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Covid: 195 Positive, 251 Active, 3 In Hospital

Covid: 195 Positive, 251 Active, 3 In Hospital

The Ministry received 4,992 test results — spanning 7 days — and 195 were positive, so there are now 251 active cases, of which 3 people are in hospital, and the Ministry noted that “testing numbers decreased by nearly 50%, partly related to the U.S. no longer requiring travellers to show proof of a negative Covid test before boarding flights... Read more of this article

Available Locations: Covid Vaccines During June

Available Locations: Covid Vaccines During June

The Ministry of Health is “reminding the public that the current supply of the Covid-19 vaccines expires at the end of June,” and noted that currently, Covid-19 vaccines are available at the following locations during June: Somerset pharmacy, Wee-Care Pediatrics, Edgewood Pediatric Services, Omni Medical, Northshore Medical, Somers Medical... Read more of this article

Covid: 334 Positive, 375 Active, 10 In Hospital

Covid: 334 Positive, 375 Active, 10 In Hospital

The Ministry received 8,589 test results — spanning 7 days — and 334 were positive, so there are now 375 active cases, of which 10 people are in hospital.A Government spokesperson said, “Since the last update, the Ministry of Health received 8589 test results, and 334 were positive for the coronavirus, giving a test positivity rate of 4%. “These... Read more of this article

Dunkley: TA “Is A Hindrance To Locals & Visitors’

Dunkley: TA “Is A Hindrance To Locals & Visitors’

Noting that “the Bahamian government announced that it will drop its travel visa requirement,” Shadow Health Minister Michael Dunkley said Bermuda’s travel authorization process is “a hindrance to locals and visitors to the island alike” and reiterated his call for the Government to “end the TA as soon as possible.”Mr.... Read more of this article

No Covid-19 Stats Today & Vaccine Reminder

No Covid-19 Stats Today & Vaccine Reminder

Covid-19 statistics will not provided today [June 15] as the “Epidemiology and Surveillance Unit database is currently offline.” A Government spokesperson said, “The Epidemiology and Surveillance Unit database is currently offline due to technical difficulties. Therefore, Covid-19 statistics are not able to be provided today.... Read more of this article

US End Negative Covid-19 Test Requirement

US End Negative Covid-19 Test Requirement

The United States CDC has officially announced that the requirement for a negative Covid test for airline passengers to enter the US has been rescinded, effective today [June 12]. The matter was previously reported by multiple media outlets, and the official announcement from the CDC said, “On June 10, 2022, the Centers for Disease Control and... Read more of this article

Cannonier & Watson Trial Starts In Court

Cannonier & Watson Trial Starts In Court

The trial for Sophia Cannonier and Michael Watson, who are accused of allegedly breaking Covid-19 quarantine rules, got underway earlier this week, with a number of supporters outside as the trial commenced.The couple have put forward the view that since they had had tests which showed they had “robust levels of antibodies” there should be consideration... Read more of this article

Reports: US To End Covid-19 Test Requirement

Reports: US To End Covid-19 Test Requirement

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will lift its requirement for travelers to test negative for Covid-19 before entering the United States, according to multiple reports from the U.S. media. A CNN story said, “The Biden administration is expected to announce Friday that the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will lift its... Read more of this article

Video: Update On Travel Authorisation Process

Video: Update On Travel Authorisation Process

[Updated] Minister of Health Kim Wilson, Chief Medical Officer Dr. Ayo Oyinloye, and BHB Chief of Staff Dr. Wesley Miller are holding a press conference this morning [June 9], and we will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below. Update: The live broadcast has concluded and the 29-minute replay is belowUpdate 4.08pm:... Read more of this article

343 Positive, 389 Active, 9 In Hospital, 1 In ICU

343 Positive, 389 Active, 9 In Hospital, 1 In ICU

The Ministry received 9,203 test results — spanning 7 days — and 343 were positive, so there are now 389 active cases, of which 9 people are in hospital, with 1 in ICU.A Government spokesperson said, “Since the last update, the Ministry of Health received 9203 test results, and 343 were positive for the coronavirus, giving a test positivity... Read more of this article

Cruise Reviewer: TA Process Is ‘Annoying’

Cruise Reviewer: TA Process Is ‘Annoying’

A cruise reviewer has praised the island noting our beautiful beaches and polite people, however his praise did not extend to the Travel Authorization process, which he called an “exercise in annoying bureaucracy that creates anxiety for people seeking to cruise to Bermuda.” The review, written by Richard Wagner, appeared on the Beyond Ships... Read more of this article

330 Positive, 385 Active, 13 In Hospital, 1 In ICU

330 Positive, 385 Active, 13 In Hospital, 1 In ICU

The Ministry received 9,343 test results — spanning 7 days — and 330 were positive, so there are now 385 active cases, of which 13 people are in hospital, with 1 in ICU.A Government spokesperson said, “Since the last update, the Ministry of Health received 9,343 test results, and 330 were positive for the coronavirus, giving a test positivity... Read more of this article

1 Death, 313 Positive, 312 Active, 8 In Hospital

1 Death, 313 Positive, 312 Active, 8 In Hospital

The Ministry received 9800 test results — spanning 7 days — and 313 were positive, so there are now 312 active cases, of which 8 people are in hospital, with 1 in ICU, and the Ministry confirmed that the island has recorded another coronavirus-related death, bringing the total to 138 since the pandemic began in 2020.“Sadly, Bermuda had another... Read more of this article