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HPPH statement on ending the stay-at-home order

Posted on Friday, February 12, 2021 04:28 PM

On February 12, the Ontario government announced that the Huron Perth Public Health region will transition from the province-wide shutdown into the strengthened COVID-19 response framework.  The transition will take effect on Tuesday, February 16, 2021 at 12:01 am, at which time the stay-at-home order will also end.

In consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health, and as approved by Cabinet, Huron-Perth will be in the Orange-Restrict level of the framework. The region was in this level...

COVID-19 Update - February 11, 2021

Posted on Thursday, February 11, 2021 03:30 PM

Case count

  • Our data from Wednesday, February 10, show that Huron-Perth has a cumulative total of 1,280 confirmed cases since the beginning of the pandemic, with 8 cases added over the previous day. There are currently 42 active cases.  
  • We are following a lower number of active COVID-19 cases due to the decrease in the number of new cases over the past few weeks.  In addition, as isolation periods end, the number of active cases declines.
    • Details on where the active cases are can be found...

HPPH releases COVID-19 vaccination plan overview

Posted on Thursday, February 11, 2021 11:13 AM

Huron Perth Public Health (HPPH) has released the Huron Perth COVID-19 vaccine implementation plan overview, based on the model of “bringing vaccines to people”.

“Huron-Perth is a large geographic area with small populations distributed throughout,” says Dr. Miriam Klassen, Medical Officer of Health. “We are committed to providing vaccinations equitably across Huron-Perth for everyone who wants to be vaccinated and want to remove as many barriers as possible. Given these factors, the model that made...

COVID-19 Update February 8, 2021

Posted on Monday, February 08, 2021 05:08 PM

Case count

  • Our data from Sunday, February 7, shows that Huron-Perth has a cumulative total of 1,267 confirmed cases since the beginning of the pandemic, with 8 cases added over the weekend. There are currently 78 active cases.   
    • Details on where the active cases are can be found on our COVID-19 in Huron and Perth webpage. 
    • There is currently one Huron-Perth resident in hospital due to COVID-19.
    • We are saddened to report another death in Huron-Perth, for a total now of 46 deaths...

COVID-19 Update - February 4, 2021

Posted on Thursday, February 04, 2021 02:50 PM

Case count

  • Our data from Wednesday, February 3, shows that Huron-Perth has a cumulative total of 1,244 confirmed cases since the beginning of the pandemic, with 10 cases added over the previous day. There are currently 75 active cases.   
    • Details on where the active cases are can be found on our COVID-19 in Huron and Perth webpage. 
    • There is currently one Huron-Perth resident in hospital due to COVID-19.
    • We are saddened to report two more deaths in Huron-Perth, for a total now...