18 people test positive for COVID-19 at CAMH

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The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health in Toronto says 14 patients and four staff members have tested positive for the virus.
The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health in Toronto says 14 patients and four staff members have tested positive for the virus.

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Eighteen people at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health's Queen Street location have tested positive for COVID-19.

CAMH reported the outbreak in a public statement released on Saturday afternoon.

The statement said 14 patients have tested positive while four staff members have tested positive.

"We remain vigilant about policies and procedures to keep staff and patients safe and we continue to work with our partners at Toronto Public Health on reporting, surveillance and infection control," the statement reads.

CAMH said it will provide further updates "when there are changes to report."