Update from the Grey Bruce Health Unit for July 9, 2021

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  • 16 new cases reported in past 24 hours in Grey Bruce: 7-Owen Sound, 3-Saugeen First Nation, 2-Saugeen Shores, 2-South Bruce, 1-Brockton, 1-Huron Kinloss
  • 1802 confirmed cases
    • Includes 515 cases of Variants of Concern (VOC), 14 active
  • 196 active cases
  • 337 active high-risk contacts
  • 1595 resolved cases
  • 9 confirmed local active case(s) hospitalized in Grey Bruce due to COVID-19
    • +5 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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  • 26,348 COVID-19 vaccines given in the past 7 days
  • 185,743 total doses of COVID-19 vaccine administered in Grey and Bruce

 

Future Vaccination Planning: Vaccine Schedule

  • Doses received for week of July 5 – 29,220
  • 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.

 

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 Grey Bruce Designated Delta Variant Hot Spot
  • Media Release Pop Up COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic at The Plex
  • 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

 

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

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