Three others among Wednesday's new cases are returning travellers from Egypt, including man in his 70s.
"We're getting her out of here", he said.
"Whether it's care workers or nurses or even physicians, we work in many different health authorities, many different facilities sometimes", said Henry.
These new developments come on the day the World Health Organization officially declared COVID-19 a pandemic.
As a number of schools and universities consider temporarily shutting their doors, and as increasing numbers of public and sporting events are cancelled, Henry declined to provide broad advice on whether events should be shut down completely.
But they don't dictate whether certain types of events should be shut down, and under what conditions.
"At 100 years old, you don't want this thing", he said.
The first death in Canada from Covid-19 has been reported in the province of British Columbia. It was the country's first death linked to COVID-19.
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There are two additional cases in residents of the Fraser Health region, both of which appears to be cases of community transmission.
"Right now, we need to think about it as a personal risk assessment", Henry said.
"It's not inevitable that everybody is going to be infected with this", Henry said.
Meanwhile, the National Hockey League is monitoring the spread of the virus in Canada and the United States and putting contingency plans together in case large gatherings become unsafe.
Quinte West Mayor Jim Harrison and Belleville Mayor Mitch Panciuk said they, along with their councils and staff, stand behind the women and men of 8 Wing and the health officials who are working at the base to quarantine repatriated Canadians.
"It is these community cases that give us some degree of concern and grief", said Henry. Foreign Affairs Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne reportedly told journalists in Ottawa Monday some Canadian members of the ship's crew tested positive for the virus and remain onboard in accordance with state and CDC protocol.
With some workplaces advising employees work from home, while other continue with business as usual, Henry also fielded a number of questions around just how many precautions people should be taking while altering their daily schedules.
Foreign Affairs Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne said he's in contact with his counterparts in Italy, which is now under lockdown because of a massive spike in the number of cases.