Testing and case counts reported as of 15:30 hrs, December 17, 2020

Testing and case counts reported as of 15:30 hrs, Dec. 17, 2020:

Six new cases have been reported in the past 24 hours in Grey Bruce (Hanover–2, West Grey, Meaford, Brockton, South Bruce) bringing the current cumulative total confirmed cases to date to 419 with 34 active cases and six probably cases that are not lab confirmed but are symptomatic and high-risk contacts of an active case.

·         205 High Risk Contacts associated with active cases.
·         362 recovered cases – 23 cases referred to other health units
·         4 confirmed case(s) from Grey Bruce currently hospitalized
·         0 death(s)
·         37 cases reported in Health Care Workers working in Grey Bruce – one removed as             re-testing confirmed false positive