Outbreak Bulletin for January 19, 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 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)

Avalon Care Centre

355 Broadway, Orangeville

Long Term Care Home - Facility Wide December 27   Respiratory - COVID-19

Avalon Retirement Lodge

355 Broadway, Orangeville

Retirement Home January 14   Respiratory - COVID-19

Birmingham Retirement Community

356 Birmingham St E, Mount Forest

Retirement Home January 12   Respiratory - COVID-19

Caressant Care

450 Queen St E, Fergus

Long Term Care Home January 13   Respiratory - COVID-19

Caressant Care

450 Queen St E, Fergus

Retirement Home  January 11   Respiratory - COVID-19

Caressant Care

24 Louise St, Harriston

Long Term Care Home  January 6   Respiratory - COVID-19

Chartwell Montgomery Village

155 Riddell Rd, Orangeville

Retirement Home December27   Respiratory - COVID-19

Dufferin Oaks

151 Centre St, Shelburne

Long Term Care Home December 31   Respiratory - COVID-19

Dufferin Oaks

151 Centre St, Shelburne

Long Term Care Home - 2nd and 3rd floors January 16   Enteric

Eden House

5016 Wellington Rd 29, Guelph

Long Term Care Home January 1   Respiratory - COVID-19

Elliott Community

170 Metcalfe St, Guelph

Long Term Care Home December 31   Respiratory - COVID-19

Guelph General Hospital

115 Delhi St, Guelph

Hospital - 4 East December 22   Respiratory - COVID-19

Highland Manor

110 Belsyde Ave E, Fergus

Retirement Home January 10   Respiratory - COVID-19

Homewood Health Centre

150 Delhi St, Guelph

Hospital - Unspecified Area January 13 *January 19 Respiratory - COVID-19

Homewood Health Centre

150 Delhi St, Guelph

Hospital - POA Unit (Oasis, MASTRS) January 8   Respiratory - COVID-19

Lapointe Fisher

271 Metcalfe St, Guelph

Long Term Care Home January 3   Respiratory - COVID-19

Royal Terrace

600 Whites Rd, Palmerston

Long Term Care Home December 28   Respiratory - COVID-19

Shelburne Long Term Care

200 Robert St, Shelburne

Long Term Care Home - Memory Lane December 31   Respiratory - COVID-19

St. Joseph Health Centre

100 Westmount Rd, Guelph

Long Term Care Home, Hospital

(Entire Facility)

January 3   Respiratory - COVID-19

Village of Arbour Trails

32 Bayberry Dr, Guelph

Retirement Home - Entire Facility  January 5   Respiratory - COVID-19

Village of Riverside Glen

60 Woodlawn Rd E, Guelph

Long Term Care Home - Entire Facility December 28   Respiratory - COVID-19

Village of Riverside Glen

60 Woodlawn Rd E, Guelph

Retirement Home - Egerton Unit January 6   Respiratory - COVID-19

Wellington Terrace

474 Charles Allan Way, Fergus

Long Term Care Home - Entire Facility

 

December 14   Respiratory - COVID-19

Workplaces

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

 

     

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