Confirmed COVID case at Vernon's 27th Street Shoppers Drug Mart

COVID case at Shoppers

Loblaws is reporting a positive COVID-19 case at Vernon's 27th Street Shoppers Drug Mart store.

The parent company states on its COVID-19 information page that a team member tested positive on a presumptive test for COVID-19.

The last day the team member worked was Jan. 23.

No other details were posted.

"We’re working diligently to provide essential goods and services to Canadians, while taking necessary steps to ensure the safety of our customers and our colleagues," Loblaw states on the page.

"Given the important role we play in our communities, we are prepared for all possible situations, including a positive test for COVID-19 in our stores. In these cases, we work closely with public health and follow their guidance to ensure proper notification of close contacts and required cleaning and sanitization in our stores."

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