Ontario reported 3,670 new COVID-19 cases and 15 more deaths Tuesday.
The province's positivity rate also rose on Sunday.
With 42,167 tests processed in the last 24 hours, the province's COVID-19 positivity rate stands at 10.3 per cent, according to the Ministry of Health.
Hospitals will be allowed to transfer patients to another hospital without obtaining their consent during major COVID-19 surge events, and Ontario Health and Home and Community Care Support Services organizations will have the authority to re-deploy healthcare professionals and other staff to hospitals where they are most needed because of the pandemic.More news: Cops: Officer Among Multiple Victims in High School Shooting
The person who died was in their 60s and was in the Central East zone.
Canada's chief public health officer says the country is nearing the peak of the second wave of COVID-19 as several provinces struggle to contain new outbreaks. Ontario's seven-day average for case numbers is now close to 3,600, compared to just over 2,600 a week ago.
The health authority says in a statement that the program comes in response to increasing COVID-19 transmission recorded in the community.
The update also warns of possible exposures to the B.1.1.7 variant of concern on several Winnipeg Transit routes between April 2 and April 6. Of those, 605 are in intensive care and 382 on ventilators.More news: House Ethics Committee Investigating GOP Reps. Matt Gaetz and Tom Reed
Where are the new COVID-19 cases? The number of cases for any city or region may differ slightly from what is reported by the province, because local units report figures at different times.
With the new locations, more than 1,400 pharmacies will offer vaccines, with the province expecting to add another 100 by the end of April.
Health Minister Christine Elliott said Friday that could increase intensive-care unit capacity in Ontario by up to 1,000 patient beds.
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Locally, there are 1,282 new cases in Toronto, 772 in Peel, 564 in York Region, 339 in Ottawa and 224 in Durham.