Canada Reveals What Needs To Be Done So Restrictions Can Be Lifted This Summer
Vaccinations play a big part.
According to the data sent to Narcity on April 23, the season "holds promise" if Canadians keep doing their part.
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If the country's vaccine rollout goes as planned, 75% of adults will have received their first dose and 20% will have received their second dose by mid-summer, which could mean the gradual easing of restrictions.
Dr. Theresa Tam said this shows there is hope that public health measures can be lifted in a safe way.
Along with people getting vaccine doses, other things that could allow measures to be lifted sooner include a faster vaccine rollout, the control of transmission, testing and tracing, sufficient hospital capacity, and continued adherence of public health advice.