UPDATE FROM GREY BRUCE HEALTH UNIT NOVEMBER 9 2020

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Current Situation:

Testing and case counts reported as of 15:30 hrs, Nov. 9, 2020:

  • 1 new case(s) reported in past 24 hours in Grey Bruce; Kincardine  
  • 1 preliminary positive case(s) pending confirmation
    • If confirmed as positive, will be added to totals
    • If confirmed as a false positive, will not be added to the totals
  • 191 cases to date (current cumulative total)
  • 11 active case(s)
  • 167 recovered cases; 13 cases referred to other health units
  • 0 case(s) currently hospitalized
  • 0 death(s)
  • 32 cases reported in Health Care Workers working in Grey Bruce

 

Active Outbreaks:

 

Actions Taken In the Past 24 Hours:

  • Public Health has been actively engaged to support schools with ongoing updates and consultation meetings with local Boards and officials from all schools in Grey and Bruce
  • GBHU COVID-19 Team continue with case and contact management, reporting, and responding to COVID-19 related calls. Contact tracing exceeds provincial targets with 100% of all cases contacted within 24 hours
  • GBHU Team continue to ensure essential public health activities not related to COVID-19

 

Location of COVID-19 Confirmed Cases in Bruce and Grey Counties By Municipality As Of 15:30 hrs, November 9, 2020.

Upper Tier

Municipality

Lab Confirmed Cases*

Active Cases

Resolved Cases

Grey County

Owen Sound*

65

1

64

 

Southgate

18

1

17

Grey Highlands

17

5

12

Meaford

13

0

13

West Grey

10

0

10

Blue Mountains

9

0

9

Hanover

3

0

3

Georgian Bluffs

2

0

2

Chatsworth

1

0

1

 

 

 

 

Bruce County

South Bruce Peninsula

15

0

15

 

Kincardine

14

4

10

Arran Elderslie

7

0

7

Saugeen Shores

6

0

6

Huron Kinloss

5

0

5

Brockton*

4

0

4

South Bruce

2

0

2

Northern Bruce Peninsula

0

0

0

 

 

 

 

Total

 

191

11

180

Lab Confirmed Cases* include cases in Long-Term Care/Retirement Home facilities

Active cases indicate those cases that we are aware of, and are confirmed positive. 

Resolved cases indicate those confirmed cases that are no longer active, and are no longer in isolation or requiring isolation.

There is evidence of community spread within all municipalities.  Always practice safety:

Wash Hands, Watch your Distance, Wear a Face Covering.

 

 

 

Media Relations

Please connect with Media Coordinator, Drew Ferguson, at D.Ferguson@publichealthgreybruce.on.ca 519-376-9420 or 1-800-263-3456 ext. 1269

 

 

Dr. Ian Arra,  MD MSc FRCPC ACPM ABPM

 

Medical Officer of Health and Chief Executive Officer

Grey Bruce Health Unit

101 17th Street East

Owen Sound ON  N4K 0A5

Phone:  (519)376-9420,  Ext. 1241  Fax: (519)376-0605

I.Arra@publichealthgreybruce.on.ca

www.publichealthgreybruce.on.ca

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