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Staff shortage amid B.C.’s deadliest COVID-19 care home outbreak: report
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Staff shortage amid B.C.’s deadliest COVID-19 care home outbreak: report

VANCOUVER — An inspection of a long-term care home that was the site of British Columbia’s deadliest COVID-19 outbreak found staffing levels were low and cleaning was inadequate as the virus spread throughout the facility. The Vancouver Coastal Health inspection report obtained by The Canadian Press through a freedom of information request says these two...

Philippine news: More vaccines mean wider coverage
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Philippine news: More vaccines mean wider coverage

A total of 2,379,200 vaccine doses are expected to be delivered this March and 2.6 million doses of AstraZeneca in May.
The Philippines is also slated to receive five to eight million doses of vaccines by May, which include private sector-procured vaccines, some 200,00 doses of Moderna jabs, and two million doses of Sinovac's CoronaVac.

‘God Bless America!’ Doug Ford praises U.S. for promising to send vaccines to Canada
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‘God Bless America!’ Doug Ford praises U.S. for promising to send vaccines to Canada

TORONTO — Weeks after pressing the United States to help Canada secure more COVID-19 vaccines, Ontario Premier Doug Ford praised U.S. President Joe Biden Thursday for work his administration is doing to provide the country with millions of more shots. Ford lauded the efforts of the president at a news conference shortly after the White...