Update from the Grey Bruce Health Unit for February 17, 2021

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Testing and case counts reported as of 23:59 hrs, Feb. 16, 2021:

  • 4 new case(s) reported in past 24 hours in Grey Bruce: 2- Saugeen Shores; 1- Owen Sound; 1- Hanover
  • 689 confirmed cases; removes two previous cases now confirmed false positive
  • 21 active case(s)
  • 174 active high-risk contacts
  • 667 resolved cases
  • 1 confirmed case(s) hospitalized
  • 1 death
  • 80 cases reported in health care workers; reports health care workers living in Grey Bruce and working both in and outside Grey Bruce. Removes two previous cases now confirmed false positive



The Grey Bruce Health Unit COVID-19 Vaccination Program Plan

  • 1500 Doses of COVID-19 vaccine administered in Grey and 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


Provincial COVID-19 Data - https://covid-19.ontario.ca/data

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