Update from Grey Bruce Health Unit October 26 2020


Situation Report #223: COVID-19

Grey Bruce Health Unit | Incident Management System                                                                                           Oct. 26, 2020


Current Situation:


Testing and case counts reported as of 15:30 hrs, Oct. 26, 2020:

·         1 new case(s) reported in past 24 hours in Grey Bruce: South Bruce Peninsula

·         172 cases to date (current cumulative total)

·         7 active case(s)

·         1 preliminary positive case(s) pending confirmation

o   If confirmed as positive, will be added to totals

o   If confirmed as a false positive, will not be added to the totals

·         153 recovered cases; 12 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 Infectious Disease (ID) 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

  • 21 New Cases of Covid 19 Reported In Grey-Bruce Over The Weekend

    21 New Cases Of Covid 19 in Grey Bruce Reported Over The Weekend. Nov 21: West Grey 4, Owen Sound 2, Arran Elderslie 2, Blue Mountains 2, Kincardine 2,  Southgate 2, Grey Highlands 1, Hanover 1 Nov 22: Blue Mountains 1, Saugeen Shores 1, Arran-Elderslie 1, Hanover 1, Kincardine 1
  • Assault with a Weapon Charges in Georgian Bluffs

    On November 19, 2020 at 6:23 p.m., Grey Bruce Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were dispatched to a non-traffic collision incident on Highway 21, near Concession 7, in the Township of Georgian Bluffs.
  • Irate Customer Charged at Restaurant

    On November 20, 2020 at 6:04 a.m., officers from the Grey Bruce Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a threats complaint at a restaurant on Highway 6 & 21, in the Township of Georgian Bluffs. 

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