Retirement and Long-Term Care Outbreak Bulletin for August 12, 2019

Outbreak

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

Facility Name

Type of Facility & Affected Area

Date Declared

Date Declared Over

Type of Outbreak Organism (if identified)

Caressant Care

24 Louise St, Harriston

Long Term Care July 30 *August 12 Respiratory

Montgomery Village Senirs Community

155 Riddell Rd, Orangeville

Seniors Community *August 12   Respiratory

St. Joseph Health Centre

100 Westmount Rd, Guelph

Long Term Care - 4 North August 3   Respiratory

St. Joseph Health Centre

100 Westmount Rd, Guelph

Long Term Care - 3 North August 8   Respiratory

St. Joseph Health Centre

100 Westmount Rd, Guelph

Long Term Care - 2 North *August 12

 

Respiratory

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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.