Update from the Grey Bruce Health Unit for July 29, 2021

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Testing and case counts reported as of 23:59 hrs, July 28, 2021:

All data is preliminary and subject to change. Future situation reports will be updated accordingly.

  • 12 new cases reported in past 24 hours in Grey Bruce: 4 – Owen Sound, 3 – Grey Highlands, 1 – Chatsworth, 1 Georgian Bluffs, 1 – Meaford, 1 – Southgate, 1 – Saugeen Shores
  • 2105 confirmed cases
  • 72 active cases
  • 232 active high-risk contacts
  • 2012 resolved cases
  • 3 confirmed local active case(s) hospitalized in Grey Bruce due to COVID-19
    • +2 local active case transferred to hospitals outside of Grey Bruce
  • 10 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
  • 105 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

  • 4,851 COVID-19 vaccines given in the past 7 days
  • 214,000 total doses of COVID-19 vaccine administered in Grey and Bruce

 

Future Vaccination Planning: Vaccine Schedule

  • Doses received for week of July 26 – 15210
  • 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 - Grey Bruce No Longer COVID Hot Spot – Lessons Learned
  • 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

 

PLEASE NOTE: All data is preliminary and subject to change. Future situation reports will be updated accordingly.

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