Testing and case counts reported as of 15:30 hrs, December 23, 2020

Testing and case counts reported as of 15:30 hrs, Dec. 23, 2020:

TEN new cases have been reported in the past 24 hours in Grey Bruce: (3–Arran-Elderslie, 2–Kincardine, 1–Southgate, 2–South Bruce, 1–Grey Highlands, 1–Meaford) bringing the current cumulative total of confirmed cases to date to 453 with 28 active cases and 12 Active Probable Cases. Probable cases are not lab confirmed, but are symptomatic and are high-risk contacts of an active case.

·       149 High Risk Contacts associated with active cases.
·       401 recovered cases  – 24 cases referred to other health units
·       3 confirmed case(s) from Grey Bruce currently hospitalized
·       0 death(s)
·       40 cases reported in Health Care Workers working in Grey Bruce

Active Outbreaks:

Two Long-Term Care/Retirement Homes are in reported outbreaks (The Village Seniors Long-Term Care, Hanover and Errinrung Long-Term Care Home, Thornbury) with an outbreak in one School(s) (Normanby Community School in Ayton) and none reported in Childcare Centres.