Update from the Grey Bruce Health Unit for July 12, 2021

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  • 13 new cases reported in past 24 hours in Grey Bruce: 12 – Owen Sound, 1 – South Bruce Peninsula
  • 1860 confirmed cases
    • Includes 527 cases of Variants of Concern (VOC), 12 active
  • 188 active cases
  • 351 active high-risk contacts
  • 1661 resolved cases
  • 12 confirmed local active case(s) hospitalized in Grey Bruce due to COVID-19
    • +3 local active case transferred to hospitals outside of Grey Bruce
  • 6 deaths in Grey Bruce
    • +1 death related to a Grey Bruce resident that acquired the infection and was treated outside of Grey Bruce
    • +3 death related to a Grey Bruce resident that acquired the infection in Grey Bruce however passed away outside of Grey Bruce
  • 102 cases reported in health care workers; reports health care workers living in Grey Bruce and working both in and outside Grey Bruce


Active Outbreaks:


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  • 23,920 COVID-19 vaccines given in the past 7 days
  • 191,060 total doses of COVID-19 vaccine administered in Grey and Bruce


Future Vaccination Planning: Vaccine Schedule

  • Doses received for week of July 12 – 4680
  • For week of July 12, vaccinations will focus on: first and second dose vaccine clients via scheduled Hockey Hubs and walk-in clinics – details posted on the schedule above; First Nation/Metis Communities; immuno-compromised/pregnancy focused clinics; eligible priority groups; mobile clinics; and homebound.


Booking Vaccinations

  • To book an appointment, please visit: www.publichealthgreybruce.on.ca
  • Appointments are not available by calling your healthcare provider. Appointments are not available by calling the Health Unit.


Actions Taken In the Past 24 Hours:

  • Media Release:  Community Outbreak Declared Related to Field Party Near Chesley
  • Media Release: COVID-19 in Grey Bruce – Get the Vax or Get the Virus
  • 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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