February 25, 2021



COVID-19: six deaths in the last day

In the past 24 hours, 66 new cases have been reported in Mauricie and Center-du-Québec, including 28 in Mauricie. However, we deplore six deaths on the territory of the CIUSSS de la Mauricie-et-du-Center-du-Québec.

Of these, two deaths occurred in community housing resources and four at home. This brings the number of deaths since the start of the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic to 45.

On the last day, new cases were identified in the MRC of Mékinac (+1), the MRC of Chenaux (+1), in the agglomeration of La Tuque (+5), in the MRC of Maskinongé (+4 ) and Trois-Rivières (+17).

The number of hospitalizations remains stable at 44, but two people had to be transferred to intensive care. The number of people who have recovered is 76.

Recruitment of service assistants

The CIUSSS MCQ is looking for more than a hundred people to become service assistants for seniors.

Duties include distributing snacks, sanitizing residents’ hands, making beds and cleaning, accompanying residents on their travels, helping with leisure activities, etc.

No training is required and the salary is $ 19.69 / hour. The work schedule is variable according to your availability.

To apply : https://jecontribuecovid19.gouv.qc.ca/Inscription.aspx