Update from the Grey Bruce Health Unit for June 5th, 2021

cjos covid6

Testing and case counts reported as of 23:59 hrs, June 4, 2021:

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

  • 2 new cases reported in past 24 hours in Grey Bruce; 1 – Hanover, 1 - Kincardine
  • 1362 confirmed cases
    • Includes 394 cases of Variants of Concern (VOC), 6 active
  • 20 Active Cases
  • 38 active high-risk contacts
  • 1335 resolved cases
  • 0 confirmed case(s) hospitalized in Grey Bruce due to COVID-19
    • +5 case(s) transferred from other Health Unit’s to local hospitals, 5 in Intensive Care Units; all cases remain with the transferring Health Unit and are not reflected in local case counts
  • 5 deaths in Grey Bruce
    • +1 death related to a Grey Bruce resident that acquired the infection and was treated outside of Grey Bruce
    • +1 death related to a Grey Bruce resident that acquired the infection in Grey Bruce however passed away outside of Grey Bruce
  • 97 cases reported in health care workers; reports health care workers living in Grey Bruce and working both in and outside Grey Bruce


Active Outbreaks:


Active School Investigations:

  • All School Investigations are posted in table format. If an investigation is confirmed as an outbreak, it will be moved to the outbreak table.

Vaccine - Website and Dashboard

  • Vaccine shipment for week of May 31, 8190 doses received
  • 10575 COVID-19 vaccines given in the past 7 days
  • 107109 total doses of COVID-19 vaccine administered in Grey and Bruce


Future Vaccination Planning: Vaccine Schedule for week of May 31

  • For week of May 31, vaccinations will focus on: first vaccine clients 12+ Hockey Hubs ; High-risk health care workers; First Nation/Metis Communities; immuno-compromised/pregnancy focused clinics; those with the highest and high risk health conditions; eligible priority groups


Booking Vaccinations and FAQ


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