Testing and Case Counts reported April 5, 2021

Six new cases have been reported in the past 24 hours in Grey Bruce (2 South Bruce Peninsula, 1 Owen Sound, 1 Southgate, 1 Northern Bruce Peninsula, 1 Grey Highlands – six cases referred from other health units: 3 South Bruce Peninsula, 2 Southgate, 1 Brockton) bringing the total confirmed cases to 870 (includes 53 cases of Variants of Concern (VOC), 21 active).

·  68 active case(s)
·  425 active high-risk contacts
·  798 resolved cases
·  5 confirmed case(s) hospitalized in Grey and Bruce due to COVID-19
2 Grey-Bruce residents hospitalized outside of Grey and Bruce
·  4 deaths
·  84 cases reported in health care workers; reports health care workers living in Grey Bruce and working both in and outside Grey Bruce

Vaccine – Website – The Grey Bruce Health Unit COVID-19 Vaccination Program Plan

·  32,134 total doses of COVID-19 vaccine administered in Grey and Bruce

Vaccine Progress April 5 (publichealthgreybruce.on.ca)

Future Vaccination Planning:
Vaccine rollout:

For week of April 5th, vaccinations will focus on: clients 70+ (Hockey Hubs); First Nation Communities and First Nation Clients not living in First Nation Communities; Retirement Home staff, residents and essential caregivers (2nd dose); congregate settings, family health team clinics. For Stage 2 Priority groups see: Vaccine Three-Phase Plan (publichealthgreybruce.on.ca)

Active Outbreaks:
·  1 Facility(ies) in COVID-19 outbreak. Reported in Hospitals

Provincial COVID-19 Data – https://covid-19.ontario.ca/data
·       Provincial Testing Data
·       Provincial Hospitalization Data