Update from the Grey Bruce Health Unit for Oct 15, 2021

  • 4 new cases reported in past 24 hours in Grey Bruce:  3 – South Bruce, 1 – Owen Sound
  • 2364 confirmed cases
  • 19 active cases
  • 178 active high-risk contacts
  • 2318 resolved cases
  • 1 confirmed local active cases hospitalized in Grey Bruce due to COVID-19
    • 2 confirmed case from Grey Bruce is hospitalized outside of Grey Bruce due to COVID-19
  • 15 deaths in Grey Bruce
    • +1 death related to a Grey Bruce resident that acquired the infection and was treated outside of Grey Bruce
    • +7 deaths related to Grey Bruce residents that acquired the infection in Grey Bruce however passed away outside of Grey Bruce
    • Local and Provincial data may not align as cases with unconfirmed cause of death are not included above but are included in the Provincial data.
  • 120 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 (probable or confirmed) - (more than 1 confirmed case triggers outbreak)

Vaccine – for detailed information please visit Website and Dashboard

  • 1,407 COVID-19 vaccines given in the past 7 days
  • 238,880 total doses of COVID-19 vaccine administered in Grey and Bruce


Future Vaccination Planning: Vaccine Schedule

  • For week of October 12th, first and second dose Pop-Up vaccine Clinics – details at Vaccine Schedule
  • Clinics are walk-in, no appointment needed. Please review the schedule above.


Actions Taken In the Past 24 Hours:

  • 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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