Outbreak Bulletin for May 12, 2021

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 disease questions in facilities.
  • Please call Lauren Alonso if you require additional facility-related support related to COVID-19 and you are unable to access the support you need through our call centre.
  • 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)

Guelph General Hospital

115 Delhi St, Guelph

Hospital - 4E, 7E

 

May 5   Respiratory - COVID-19

Workplaces

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

Champs Burger

506275 Hwy 89, Shelburne

May 1   Respiratory - COVID-19

Gerdau Public Metals Recycling

53 Fair Rd, Guelph

May 10   Respiratory - COVID-19

McDonalds

23 Broadway, Orangeville          

May 8   Respiratory - COVID-19

Tim Hortons (OnRoute)

289 ON-401 Cambridge (Puslinch)

May 2 *May 12 Respiratory - COVID-19

Tim Hortons

301 Col. Phillips Dr, Shelburne

April 30   Respiratory - COVID-19

 

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.