She also cited the need to ensure that the standards of care in seniors’ residences are improved.
Averaging 30,000 day but Tam believes provinces have the capacity to expand to 60,000.
Some provinces reporting stable numbers of new positive cases, Ontario says community spread has likely peaked.
Public health chief notes importance of looking for ways to reuse equipment the country already has.
Jason Tam was presented the award for Outstanding Innovation–International in Ottawa Nov. 26 by Mitacs.