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Update: Long-term care vaccination in Huron-Perth

Posted on Thursday, January 14, 2021 04:14 PM

This week, residents at Spruce Lodge Long-Term Care Home in Stratford and residents at Seaforth Manor Long-Term Care Home and Retirement Community received the COVID-19 Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine. 

“Here at the Lodge, we received the call we have all been waiting for,” says Peter Bolland, Administrator at Spruce Lodge Long-Term Care Home. “Residents and their families are so thankful and relieved, and staff can finally feel the weight of 2020 starting to lift.  We haven’t seen so many smiles...

COVID-19 Update Thursday, January 14, 2021

Posted on Thursday, January 14, 2021 02:50 PM

Case count

  • Our data from Wednesday, January 13, shows that Huron-Perth has a cumulative total of 950 confirmed cases since the beginning of the pandemic, with 28 cases added today. There are currently 100 active cases.   
    • Details on where the active cases are can be found on our COVID-19 in Huron and Perth page. 
    • There are currently 7 Huron-Perth residents in hospital due to COVID-19.

Outbreaks

  • Hospitals:
    • There are no active outbreaks to report in Huron-Perth...

Huron Perth COVID-19 Update

Posted on Thursday, January 14, 2021 09:46 AM

Vaccines are starting to be distributed to long-term care residents in Huron-Perth, but community transmission continues to be high in our communities and our province is at a critical point. It is crucial that all residents follow current public health measures and provincial orders.

“Cases are rising in Huron-Perth, we are seeing multiple outbreaks and the province has raised serious concerns over the capacity of the province’s hospital system,” says Dr. Miriam Klassen, Medical Officer of Health...

COVID-19 Update Monday, January 11, 2021

Posted on Monday, January 11, 2021 03:40 PM

Case count

  • Our data from Sunday, January 10, 2021, shows that Huron Perth has a cumulative total of 888 confirmed cases since the beginning of the pandemic, with 41 cases added over Saturday and Sunday. There are currently 106 active cases.   
    • Details on where the active cases are can be found on our COVID-19 in Huron and Perth page. 
    • There are currently 5 people in hospital due to COVID-19 in Huron Perth.
    • We are saddened to report that an additional long-term care resident...

COVID-19 Update Thursday, January 7, 2021

Posted on Thursday, January 07, 2021 04:29 PM

Case count

  • Our data from Wednesday, January 6, 2021 shows that Huron-Perth has a cumulative total of 793 confirmed cases since the beginning of the pandemic, with 12 cases added today. There are currently 96 active cases.   
    • Details on where the active cases are can be found on our COVID-19 in Huron and Perth page. 
    • There are currently 4 people in hospital due to COVID-19 in Huron-Perth.
    • Sadly, a long term care resident who had tested positive for COVID-19, has passed away...