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(UPDATE:) 31 in-patients, 14 in ICU across region currently have COVID

48th COVID-related death confirmed in Guelph
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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 Monday, Jan. 24, 2022.

WDG Public Health regional hospitalization: 31 COVID-positive patients in acute care and 14 COVID-positive patients in ICU (as of Jan. 22).

WDG Public Health vaccinations: 11,034 vaccinations given week of Jan. 16-22 (note: WDGPH no longer provides daily totals).

WDG Public Health vaccination status:

Guelph: 5+ two doses, 86.1 per cent; 18+ two doses plus booster, 58.3 per cent.

Wellington County: 5+ two doses, 86.1 per cent; 18+ two doses plus booster, 57 per cent.


Cases to date: 8,660

Deaths: 48

New cases: 103 (Friday to Monday morning)

Active cases: 402

Resolved: 8,210

Newly resolved: 185

Guelph General Hospital in-patients who have tested positive: 31

Guelph General Hospital COVID-positive staff: 26

Guelph General Hospital staff awaiting test results: 16

*Wellington County

Cases to date: 4,116

Deaths: 42

New cases: 103

Active cases: 269

Resolved: 3,805

Newly resolved: 89

Active Facility Outbreaks (patient-resident cases/staff cases (deaths))

Guelph General Hospital: 6/4

St. Joseph Health Centre: 5/30

Village of Riverside Glen: 24/43

Elliott Community: 0/27

LaPointe Fischer: 23/28 (2)

Village of Arbour Trails: 1/8

Caressant Care (Harriston): 43/29

Birmingham Retirement Community (Mount Forest): 9/3

Homewood: 19/13 (2)

Highland Manor (Fergus): 2/3

Caressant Care (Fergus): 16/12

– all data provided by public health