Wednesday, February 24, 2021

City of Laval says it has improved snow removal – but not everyone agrees

Ex-ML councillor Ray Adams not totally happy with administration’s snow cleanup record If anybody is in a position to understand snow removal problems in Laval,...

COVID-19 outbreak at CHSLD Idola-St-Jean claims 10 lives

An outbreak of COVID-19 at CHSLD Idola-Saint-Jean has resulted in 10 deaths, with 70 residents and workers testing positive for the coronavirus. The CISSS de...

CISSS de Laval announces new hours and restrictions for COVID-19

Visitors not permitted, but caregivers are with some restrictions The CISSS de Laval has announced adjustments to the usual hours for visiting its health and...

COVID-19 infects six Cité de la Santé emergency room staff

Three emergency room physicians are listed as being among six employees at Laval's Cité de la Santé who have come down with COVID-19 over...
All activities bringing together more than 250 persons are cancelled until further notice

Health care worker receives Laval’s first COVID-19 vaccine shot

The first person in Laval to be inoculated against COVID-19 is a health care worker. On Dec. 23, Sylvie Schaffro was the first of an...

Coroner’s inquest expected to open into COVID fatalities at CHSLD Sainte-Dorothée

An inquiry by the Quebec Coroner’s Office is expected to soon be underway into the circumstances that led to a seemingly uncontrolled outbreak of...

CISSS de Laval makes progress with COVID-19 saliva testing

A pilot project undertaken by the CISSS de Laval to introduce saliva testing for COVID-19 in schools or at home may soon become the...

Diagnostic COVID-19 saliva tests catching on in Laval

Local CISSS is leading the way, as use of new testing method spreads In keeping with a growing trend during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, health...

CISSS de Laval reports a 74 per cent rise in medical complaints since last...

Regional health authority steps up recruiting, while dealing with pandemic The CISSS de Laval underwent a 74 per cent increase in medical complaints since last...

CISSS de Laval says appointment needed for COVID-19 screening

The Centre intégré de santé et de services sociaux (CISSS) de Laval is asking residents to call and make an appointment for COVID-19 screening,...

Researchers in Laval and Montreal score breakthrough in neurodegenerative disease treatment

Researchers from the Institut national de la recherche scientifique (INRS) in Laval and Montreal said on Monday that they have managed to demonstrate that nanoparticles...