Today's press release Today, July 12, Nova Scotia is reporting one new case of COVID-19 and no recoveries. The case is in Eastern Zone and is a close contact of a previously reported case. All four health zones continue to be closely monitored for community spread. As of today, Nova Scotia has 37 active cases of COVID-19. Of those, three people are in hospital COVID-19 units, including two in ICU. On July 11, Nova Scotia Health Authority's labs completed 2,959 tests. As of July 11, 1,117,326 doses of COVID-19 vaccine have been administered. Of those, 399,579 Nova Scotians have received their second dose.