Update from the Grey Bruce Health Unit for July 5, 2021

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  • 13 new cases reported in past 24 hours in Grey Bruce: 4-Huron Kinloss, 3-Meaford, 2-Owen Sound, 1-Saugeen Shores, 1-Saugeen First Nation, 1-Grey Highlands, 1-Georgian Bluffs
  • 1734 confirmed cases
    • Includes 456 cases of Variants of Concern (VOC), 10 active
  • 191 active cases
  • 277 active high-risk contacts
  • 1534 resolved cases
  • 8 confirmed local active case(s) hospitalized in Grey Bruce due to COVID-19
    • +6 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
    • +2 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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  • 22,034 COVID-19 vaccines given in the past 7 days
  • 166,776 total doses of COVID-19 vaccine administered in Grey and Bruce


Future Vaccination Planning: Vaccine Schedule

  • Doses received for week of July 5 – 2340
  • For week of July 5, vaccinations will focus on: first and second dose vaccine clients via scheduled Hockey Hubs and some 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


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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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