Update from the Grey Bruce Health Unit for July 24, 2021

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  • 9 new cases reported in past 24 hours in Grey Bruce: 6 – Owen Sound, 2 - Meaford, 1 – West Grey
  • 2059 confirmed cases
  • 120 active cases
  • 402 active high-risk contacts
  • 1920 resolved cases
  • 4 confirmed local active case(s) hospitalized in Grey Bruce due to COVID-19
    • +1 local active case transferred to hospitals outside of Grey Bruce
  • 9 deaths in Grey Bruce (data update)
    • +1 death related to a Grey Bruce resident that acquired the infection and was treated outside of Grey Bruce
    • +7 death related to a Grey Bruce resident that acquired the infection in Grey Bruce however passed away outside of Grey Bruce
    • Cases with unconfirmed cause of death are included in the Provincial numbers – Provincial and local counts may not equate as a result
  • 104 cases reported in health care workers; reports health care workers living in Grey Bruce and working both in and outside Grey Bruce


Active Outbreaks:


Dismissed Cohort(s) – based on 1 case (more than 1 case triggers outbreak)

  • 0 Facility(ies) reporting


Vaccine – for detailed information please visit Website and Dashboard

  • 6621 COVID-19 vaccines given in the past 7 days
  • 211,124 total doses of COVID-19 vaccine administered in Grey and Bruce


Future Vaccination Planning: Vaccine Schedule

  • Doses received for week of July 19 – 11,700
  • For week of July 26, 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 many pop-up clinics.


Booking Vaccinations

  • To book an appointment, please visit: www.publichealthgreybruce.on.ca
  • Majority of clinics are also walk-in, no appointment needed. Please review the schedule above.
  • 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 Let’s Talk to Our Kids - COVID-19 Cases in Teens and Young Adults
  • 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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