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(UPDATE:) Facility outbreaks in Wellington County total 285 patient, resident and staff cases as of Friday

There are currently 32 COVID-positive patients in WDG Public Health area hospitals, four in ICU
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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 Friday, Jan. 14, 2022.

WDG Public Health regional hospitalization: 32 COVID-positive patients in acute care and 4 COVID-positive patients in ICU (as of Jan. 12).

WDG Public Health vaccinations: 248 first doses, 408 second doses and 3,836 third doses given yesterday.


Cases to date: 8,151

Deaths: 47

New cases: 46

Active cases: 559

Resolved: 7,545

Newly resolved: 137

Guelph General Hospital in-patients who have tested positive: 22

Guelph General Hospital COVID-positive staff: 32

Guelph General Hospital staff awaiting test results: 31

*Wellington County

Cases to date: 3,774

Deaths: 41

New cases: 39

Active cases: 359

Resolved: 3,374

Newly resolved: 58

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

Caressant Care (Fergus): 1/3

Wellington Terrace (Fergus): 10/28

Guelph General Hospital: 5/3

St. Joseph Health Centre: 4/23

Caressant Care (Arthur): 1/4

Royal Terrace (Palmerston): 1/7

Village of Riverside Glen: 17/42

Elliott Community: 0/24

Eden House: 0/15

LaPointe Fischer: 5/16

Village of Arbour Trails: 1/9

Caressant Care (Harriston): 14/15

Birmingham Retirement Community (Mount Forest): 3/3

Homewood: 17/9

Caressant Care (Fergus): 1/1

Highland Manor (Fergus): 1/2

– all data provided by public health