Leap to: Hospitalizations – Outbreaks – Colleges – Vaccinations and testing – Ontario – Elgin and Oxford – Huron and Perth – Sarnia and Lambton
The Middlesex-London Well being Unit (MLHU) reported 12 COVID-19 circumstances and 16 recoveries on Saturday.
Of that, there are 98 lively circumstances (a lower of 4), 14,545 circumstances in complete, 14,201 recoveries in complete and 246 deaths.
The most recent demise, reported Nov. 2, concerned a lady in her 70s not related to a long-term care or retirement house. Primarily based on the MLHU’s knowledge on deaths inside the previous six weeks, she was unvaccinated.
Of the 98 lively circumstances, 33 contain children aged 11 or below, a cohort that’s not but eligible for vaccination.
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Info on native variant of concern knowledge might be discovered by visiting the well being unit’s abstract of COVID-19 circumstances in Middlesex-London web page and clicking on the “Case Standing” tab.
London Well being Sciences Centre (LHSC) doesn’t replace COVID-19 data on the weekend.
As of Friday, LHSC was caring for 5 or fewer inpatients with COVID-19.
There have been 5 or fewer inpatients in grownup crucial care or the intensive care unit.
There have been zero inpatients with COVID-19 in Youngsters’s Hospital and, in consequence, zero in pediatric crucial care.
5 or fewer employees have presently examined optimistic for COVID-19.
St. Joseph’s Well being Care London (SJHCL) reported two non-outbreak circumstances involving health-care employees.
The MLHU just isn’t reporting any lively outbreaks within the area involving long-term care houses, retirement houses or hospitals.
The well being unit is reporting an outbreak at Wilberforce Public Faculty, declared Oct. 28. The Lucan faculty has been closed to in-person studying since Nov. 1 however the Thames Valley District Faculty Board reaffirmed on Friday that it is going to be reopening on Monday, Nov. 8.
There may be additionally an outbreak at Waddling Duck Daycare, declared Oct. 30, involving one lively case.
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The next colleges have lively circumstances related to them, in response to the MLHU:
- Byron Somerset Public Faculty (one case)
- École élémentaire catholique Frère André (one case)
- Saunders Secondary Faculty (one case)
- St. Nicholas Senior Catholic Faculty (two circumstances)
- Valleyview Central Public Faculty (one case)
- W. Sherwood Fox Public Faculty (one case)
- Wilberforce Public Faculty (10 circumstances)
As beforehand talked about, there’s one case at Waddling Duck Daycare, the place an outbreak has been declared.
The well being unit says at the least 204 circumstances have been reported because the begin of the varsity 12 months involving elementary and secondary colleges, in addition to child-care and early years centres.
Vaccinations and testing
The most recent COVID-19 replace was launched Oct. 30.
As of finish of day Oct. 30, 89.2 per cent of eligible residents (12 and older) have had at the least one dose of COVID-19 vaccine whereas 85.6 per cent are absolutely immunized.
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Since Sept. 23, unvaccinated people have accounted for 59.04 per cent of all circumstances (or 320 of 542 circumstances) and 72.22 per cent of all hospitalizations (13 of 18).
The remainder of the circumstances and hospitalizations concerned people who have been absolutely vaccinated, partially vaccinated or not but protected by vaccination.
Of the eight COVID-19-related deaths reported within the final six weeks, 4 concerned individuals who have been unvaccinated, two concerned people who have been absolutely vaccinated and two concerned individuals who have been partially vaccinated.
On the well being unit’s web site, residents can discover data on pop-up clinics, mass vaccination clinics and pharmacies; steerage for anybody vaccinated exterior of the province or nation; transportation help for these in want; and extra.
Anybody trying to be examined for COVID-19 can discover details about the places of testing websites on the well being unit’s web site.
The most recent COVID-19 take a look at positivity charge within the area was 1.6 per cent for the week of Oct. 24, down from 1.8 per cent for the week of Oct. 17.
Ontario reported 508 new circumstances of COVID-19 on Saturday, bringing the overall case rely within the province to 602,595.
That is the second day in a row the place circumstances have been reported above 500.
Ontario’s COVID-19 demise toll stays unchanged at 9,896.
Three new COVID-19 deaths have been confirmed, however officers stated that three different deaths have been faraway from the overall after knowledge cleansing.
The province’s seven-day common stands at roughly 426, up from 349 final week.
Elgin and Oxford
Southwestern Public Well being (SWPH) doesn’t replace COVID-19 knowledge over the weekend.
On Friday, SWPH reported:
- 4,779 complete circumstances
- 121 lively circumstances
- 4,564 resolved circumstances
- 94 deaths to this point
Additional particulars might be discovered on SWPH’s COVID-19 dashboard.
The newest demise was reported Wednesday and concerned a lady in her 70s from Elgin County. It was the third demise reported this week.
Of the 121 lively circumstances within the area, 63 have been in Elgin County (together with 33 in Aylmer) and 58 have been in Oxford County (together with 27 in Woodstock).
13 folks have been hospitalized with COVID-19 with 4 within the ICU as of Friday. There have been no lively institutional outbreaks.
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Info on faculty circumstances might be discovered on the web sites of the Thames Valley District Faculty Board and the London District Catholic Faculty Board.
The area’s take a look at positivity charge was 3.6 per cent for the week of Oct. 24, up from an adjusted 3.9 per cent for the week of Oct. 17.
On Nov. 4, 83.5 per cent of these aged 12 and older within the area have been absolutely vaccinated whereas 86.7 per cent have had at the least one dose.
Info on the place and the best way to get vaccinated might be discovered on the well being unit’s web site.
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Huron and Perth
Huron Perth Public Well being (HPPH) doesn’t replace COVID-19 knowledge over the weekend.
On Friday, HPPH reported:
- 2,367 complete circumstances
- 42 lively circumstances
- 2,258 recoveries
- 67 deaths to this point
Among the many 42 lively circumstances, 19 have been in Perth East and 6 have been in Stratford. Full case counts by municipality might be discovered on the well being unit’s dashboard.
There have been three folks hospitalized with COVID-19 and no lively circumstances involving health-care employees, as of Friday.
HPPH reported three outbreaks, although there have been no long-term care house, retirement house or hospital outbreaks as of Wednesday.
An outbreak at Milverton Public Faculty in Perth East was declared Oct. 27 and entails one employees case and 16 pupil circumstances.
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A previously-reported outbreak at Huron Christian Faculty in Clinton, declared Oct. 8 and involving seven pupil circumstances, is now over.
The opposite two outbreaks contain workplaces. No additional data was supplied.
Knowledge on faculty circumstances might be discovered on the web sites of the Avon-Maitland District Faculty Board and the Huron-Perth Catholic District Faculty Board.
The area’s take a look at positivity charge was 2.3 per cent for the week of Oct. 24, up from 1.2 per cent for the week of Oct. 17.
HPPH’s vaccine dashboard confirmed that as of Nov. 1, 81.6 per cent of these aged 12 and older have been absolutely vaccinated whereas 85.0 per cent have had at the least one dose.
Info on how and the place to get a vaccine might be discovered on the well being unit’s web site.
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Sarnia and Lambton
On Saturday, Lambton Public Well being (LPH) reported:
- 4,228 complete circumstances (a rise of 10)
- 50 lively circumstances (a rise of three)
- 4,107 resolved circumstances (a rise of seven)
- 71 deaths to this point (unchanged)
The newest demise was reported Oct. 28 and concerned somebody who was of their 90s.
LPH doesn’t replace particular COVID-19 knowledge over the weekend.
4 COVID-19 sufferers have been within the care of Bluewater Well being as of Friday.
LPH reported 4 lively outbreaks in complete.
Two contain colleges:
- Brigden Public Faculty, declared Nov. 4 and involving fewer than 5 circumstances
- Queen Elizabeth II Public Faculty in Petrolia, declared Oct. 22 and involving fewer than 5 circumstances
There have been additionally two lively office outbreaks, declared Oct. 29 and Oct. 31, involving two and three circumstances respectively.
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All lively circumstances at colleges inside the Lambton Kent District Faculty Board might be discovered on-line, as can circumstances at colleges inside the St. Clair Catholic District Faculty Board.
The take a look at positivity charge for the week of Oct. 24 was 2.5 per cent, down from 3.8 per cent the week prior.
Amongst space residents aged 12 and older, 80.4 per cent are absolutely vaccinated and 83.7 per cent have had at the least one dose.
Residents can e-book and re-book COVID-19 vaccine appointments or discover data on vaccine availability at pharmacies utilizing the well being unit’s registration web page. Folks may name the vaccine name centre at 226-254-8222.
Those that are in a position to get vaccinated on brief discover are inspired to enroll in Lambton Public Well being’s each day Vaccine Standby Record.
—With information from World Information’ Jacquelyn LeBel and Kabi Moulitharan
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