MCA REPORTS TWO NEW POSITIVE CASES OF COVID-19
The Mohawk Council of Akwesasne’s Community Health Program reports that there are two (2) new active cases of COVID-19 in the northern portion of the community as of Monday, Nov. 23, 2020. This brings the total active cases in MCA’s jurisdiction to four (4), with 31 cases overall since the beginning of the pandemic. Twenty-six cases are categorized as recovered.
The Mohawk Council of Akwesasne extends its best wishes for a speedy recovery to all those infected, as well as appreciation to those isolating and quarantining to prevent the further spread of COVID-19.
If you need to be tested for COVID-19, please make an appointment with MCA’s Community Health Program by calling 613-575-2341 ext. 3220. Community members can also access free testing through the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe. Check their website, www.srmt-nsn.gov, for testing dates.
Please be reminded that those who have been tested for COVID-19 are required to isolate until they receive their results and further instruction from their healthcare provider. It is generally recommended to self-isolate for 14 days after an exposure, unless otherwise indicated.
For more information on COVID-19, please visit the MCA website at www.akwesasne.ca.