Outbreak Bulletin for May 20, 2022

Outbreak
  • Please call our call centre (1-800-265-7293 x7006) for questions related to COVID-19, including COVID-19 related questions that require healthcare decision making.
  • Please call 1-800-265-7293 x 4752 for facility outbreaks and for other respiratory or enteric disease questions in facilities.
  • Please continue to check our website (https://www.wdgpublichealth.ca/your-health/covid-19-information-public) for the latest information and updates.

Under the Ontario Health Protection and Promotion Act (HPPA), Public Health is required to follow up on reports of suspected and/or confirmed outbreaks of enteric and respiratory illnesses in retirement and long-term care homes. The list below provides an up-to-date list of current outbreaks at Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph area retirement and long-term care homes.

* New information since last posting

Long Term Care, Retirement Homes, Hospitals

Facility Name

Type of Facility & Affected Area

Date Declared

Date Declared Over

Type of Outbreak & Organism (if identified)

Caressant Care

215 Eliza St, Harriston

Long Term Care Home - A and B Wings May 16  

Respiratory - COVID-19

 

COVID-19 positive cases:
Staff: 0         Residents: 4

Chartwell Wellington Park

181 Janefield Ave, Guelph

Retirement Home - Facility Wide May 16  

Respiratory - COVID-19

 

COVID-19 positive cases:
Staff: 0         Residents: 3

Dufferin Oaks

151 Centre St. Shelburne

Long Term Care Home- Mono-Mulmur unit May 20  

Enteric

Lapointe Fisher Nursing Home

271 Metcalfe St, Guelph

Long Term Care Home - 1st Floor April 15  

Respiratory - COVID-19

 

COVID-19 positive cases:
Staff: 2         Residents: 13

Strathcona Long Term Care Home

720 Princess St, Mount Forest

Long Term Care Home- Facility Wide May 10   Enteric

Workplaces

Facility Name Date Declared      Date Declared Over      Type of Outbreak & Organism (if identified)     

 

     

Food Recall Alerts: For the list of the most recent public advisories for high-risk food recalls, please visit the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) website.