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(UPDATE:) 10 outbreaks, 105 cases in Wellington County long-term care facilities/hospitals

Guelph's Village of Riverside Glen is dealing with 23 cases among staff and residents
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*EDITOR'S NOTE: It is important to note that all case count numbers are understated as the province has urged most people who are asymptomatic or experiencing mild symptoms to no longer get tested.

COVID update for Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2022.

WDG Public Health hospitalization: 13 in acute care 3 in ICU; acute care at 83.3 per cent capacity, ICU at 81.5 per cent capacity (latest data available is from Jan. 3).

WDG Public Health vaccinations: 185 first doses, 144 second doses and 4,289 third doses given on Tuesday.


Cases to date: 7,502

Deaths: 46

New cases: 1

Active cases: 1,269

Resolved: 6,187

Newly resolved: 118

*Wellington County

Cases to date: 3,301

Deaths: 39

New cases: 45

Active cases: 578

Resolved: 2,684

Newly resolved: 71

Outbreaks (patient-resident cases/staff cases)

Wellington Terrace: 8/10

Guelph General Hospital: 3/3

Homewood: 4/5

Caressant Care (Arthur): 1/3

Royal Terrace (Palmerston): 1/5

Village of Riverside Glen: 11/12

Elliott Community: 0/16

Eden House: 0/7

LaPointe Fischer: 0/10

St. Joseph Health Centre: 2/4

– all data provided by Public Health