Sobeys has issued a COVID-19 alert for an employee testing positive for COVID-19 at Thrifty Foods at 845 Marine Drive in North Vancouver.
The last day the employee worked there was January 17, and the update was posted this past weekend.
Sobeys says where required, it will communicate with customers at the impacted location with store signs that inform customers the steps the store is taking to manage the situation.
“We will always follow the guidance of Public Health to support our teammates who are impacted by COVID-19,” Sobeys says.
Sobeys and Loblaws are two major chains that regularly post COVID-19 updates for stores across the country.
Meanwhile, in a daily update, the province said there are 4,392 active cases of COVID-19 in BC.
There are 328 individuals currently hospitalized with COVID-19, 68 of whom are in intensive care.
The remaining people with COVID-19 are recovering at home in self-isolation.
BC also confirmed six cases of Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C) in B.C. since the start of the pandemic.
Multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C) is a serious condition that has been linked to COVID-19, and has been reported in children and teenagers
Health-care teams continue to monitor and test all children and teens who have symptoms, the government said.
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