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Province of British Columbia
For Immediate Release
May 14, 2020
COVID-19 Joint Information Centre
Emergency Management BC
Ministry of Health
B.C. COVID-19 response update

VICTORIA – The COVID-19 situation in British Columbia is continually evolving, and the information below is current as of 3 p.m. on Thursday, May 14, 2020.


  • Total confirmed cases in B.C.: 2,392
  • New cases since May 13, 2020: 15
  • Active cases: 372
  • Hospitalized cases: 58
  • Intensive care: 12
  • COVID-19 related deaths: 135
  • Recovered: 1,885
  • Long-term care and assisted-living homes currently affected: 15
  • Acute-care unit outbreaks: 4

Confirmed cases by region:

  • Vancouver Coastal Health: 878
  • Fraser Health: 1,149
  • Island Health: 126
  • Interior Health: 181
  • Northern Health: 58

New provincial advice and measures:

New federal advice and measures:

Media availability schedule:

Upcoming scheduled media availabilies with Adrian Dix, Minister of Health, and Henry:
Friday, May 15 – 3 p.m., statement only
Saturday, May 16 – 1 p.m., Victoria
Monday, May 18 – 3 p.m., Victoria   



Learn More:

For the latest videos and livestreaming of COVID-19 media availabilities, visit:

For the latest medical updates, including case counts, prevention, risks and testing, follow @CDCofBC on Twitter or visit:

For the provincial health officer’s orders, notices and guidance, visit:

For non-health related information, including financial, child care and education supports, travel, transportation and essential service information, visit:
Or call 1 888 COVID19 (1 888 268-4319) between 7:30 a.m. and 8 p.m. (Pacific time), seven days a week.

BC’s Restart Plan lays out a series of steps that we will take together to protect people and ensure the province can come back from COVID-19 stronger than before:

For recommendations on protecting yourself and your community, including for employers and businesses, visit:

For common questions about COVID-19 and terminology, visit:

Worker and employer information:
For workers and employers who need help understanding the law and their rights, have workplace health and safety questions or who need help with claims, call:
Employment Standards Branch: 1 833 236-3700
For health and safety assistance: 1 888 621-7233 (1 888 621-SAFE)
For workers and claims: 1 888 967-5377 (1 888 WORKERS)

For non-medical information relating to COVID-19:
Or call: 1 888 COVID-19
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