The well being unit additionally reported the dying of a person in his 90s on Saturday. Not one of the three deaths have been related to a long-term care or retirement residence.
“Of the three people which have died in the previous couple of days, two people have been totally vaccinated. These people have been of their 80s and 90s,” performing medical officer of well being Dr. Alex Summers mentioned Monday.
“The opposite particular person was not vaccinated. They have been of their 60s. And once more, we grieve with our group with the tragic passing of these people.”
Summers added that the 2 who have been totally vaccinated had obtained a booster dose however didn’t but have safety from the booster dose once they have been uncovered to COVID-19.
“There’s a two-week window after you obtain a vaccine the place we’d not take into account you to have obtained any safety from that vaccine as a result of your immune system remains to be ramping up. And sadly, that was the scenario right here.”
Summers burdened that whereas the vaccine is “not excellent” it’s “darn shut.”
“Nothing, merely nothing, will cut back your danger of an infection, hospitalization, ICU admission or dying as a lot because the vaccine.”
In whole, there have been 14,748 circumstances, together with 123 lively circumstances (a lower of 4), 14,373 recoveries (a rise of 16) and 252 deaths.
Info on native variant of concern knowledge will be discovered by visiting the well being unit’s abstract of COVID-19 circumstances in Middlesex-London web page and clicking on the “Case Standing” tab.
London Well being Sciences Centre was caring for 19 inpatients with COVID-19 as of Monday. Ten have been in grownup crucial care or the intensive care unit.
On Monday, LHSC chief medical officer Dr. Adam Dukelow defined that, over the previous 4 weeks, roughly two-thirds of LHSC’s COVID admissions have come from exterior of London-Middlesex.
There have been 5 or fewer inpatients with COVID-19 in LHSC’s Youngsters’s Hospital, with 5 or fewer in pediatric crucial care.
5 or fewer employees members had examined constructive for COVID-19.
St. Joseph’s Well being Care London reported three non-outbreak circumstances involving health-care staff.
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A beforehand reported facility-wide outbreak at Richmond Woods retirement residence, declared Nov. 9, was listed as over as of Nov. 21.
Outbreaks are lively on the following faculties:
- Mary Wright Faculty, declared Nov. 17
- Notre Dame Catholic Faculty, declared Nov. 10
The next faculties have lively circumstances related to them, in line with the MLHU:
- Kensal Park French Immersion Public Faculty (one case)
- Mary Wright Public Faculty (three circumstances)
- Medway Excessive Faculty (one case)
- Notre Dame Catholic Faculty (two circumstances)
- Oakridge Secondary Faculty (one case)
- Princess Anne French Immersion Public Faculty (one case)
- Rick Hansen Public Faculty (two circumstances)
- Sir Wilfred Laurier Secondary Faculty (one case)
- St. Mark Catholic Faculty (one case)
The next child-care and early years centres have lively circumstances related to them, says the MLHU:
- Kidzone Day Care Centre (one case)
The well being unit says a minimum of 251 circumstances have been reported for the reason that begin of the varsity 12 months involving elementary and secondary faculties, in addition to child-care and early years centres.
Vaccinations and testing
Vaccination bookings for kids age 5 to 11 will open Tuesday morning, the MLHU confirmed Monday.
As of finish of day Nov. 13, 89.7 per cent of residents aged 12 and older have had a minimum of one dose, whereas 86.7 per cent are totally vaccinated, up from 89.5 per cent and 86.2 per cent, respectively, every week prior.
Since Oct. 10, unvaccinated people have accounted for 52.13 per cent of all circumstances (245 of 470) and 58.33 per cent of all hospitalizations (seven of 12).
Of the 9 COVID-19-related deaths reported within the final six weeks, 5 concerned people who have been unvaccinated, one concerned somebody partially vaccinated and three concerned individuals who have been totally vaccinated.
On the well being unit’s web site, residents can discover info on pop-up clinics, mass vaccination clinics and pharmacies; steerage for anybody vaccinated exterior of the province or nation; transportation help for these in want; and extra.
Anybody trying to be examined for COVID-19 can discover details about the areas of testing websites on the well being unit’s web site.
The most recent COVID-19 take a look at positivity price within the area was 1.2 per cent for the week of Nov. 7, up from 1.0 per cent for the week of Oct. 31.
The province reported 627 circumstances Monday, of which 282 concerned unvaccinated people. One dying was additionally reported.
Based on Monday’s report, 92 circumstances have been recorded in Toronto, 53 every in Peel Area and Simcoe Muskoka, 38 in York Area, 37 in Sudbury and 35 in Waterloo.
All different native public well being models reported fewer than 35 circumstances.
Amongst these eligible, 86 per cent are totally immunized.
Elgin and Oxford
Southwestern Public Well being reported doesn’t report COVID-19 circumstances on the weekend. On Monday, it reported:
- 5,165 whole circumstances (a rise of 71 from Friday)
- 162 lively circumstances (a rise of 5)
- 4,907 resolved circumstances (a rise of 65)
- 96 deaths thus far (a rise of 1)
The dying concerned a person in his 80s from Elgin County, in line with an SWPH official.
Additional particulars will be discovered on SWPH’s COVID-19 dashboard.
The latest dying was reported Nov. 9 and concerned a lady in her 50s from Elgin County. It was the fourth dying reported in a two-week span.
Of the 162 lively circumstances within the area, 91 have been in Elgin County (together with 34 in Aylmer, 31 in St. Thomas and 19 in Bayham) and 71 have been in Oxford County (together with 35 in Woodstock and 23 in Tillsonburg).
SWPH doesn’t disclose the vaccination standing of people however advised World Information on Nov. 9 that roughly 78 per cent of lively circumstances on the time concerned people who weren’t totally vaccinated.
Twelve folks have been hospitalized with COVID-19, with 5 within the ICU as of Monday.
SWPH is reporting an outbreak at Aylmer Retirement Residence involving seven resident circumstances and one employees case.
The area’s take a look at positivity price was 5.8 per cent for the week of Nov. 7, up from 5.1 per cent for the week of Oct. 31.
As of Nov. 21, 84.6 per cent of these aged 12 and older within the area have been totally vaccinated whereas 87.2 per cent have had a minimum of one dose.
Info on the place and get vaccinated will be discovered on the well being unit’s web site.
Huron and Perth
Huron Perth Public Well being doesn’t report on the weekends.
On Monday, HPPH reported:
- 2,494 whole circumstances (a rise of 15 from Friday)
- 44 lively circumstances (a lower of 1)
- 2,381 recoveries (a rise of 16)
- 69 deaths thus far (unchanged)
The latest dying was reported on Nov. 16. HPPH additionally reported a dying on Nov. 15.
Among the many 44 lively circumstances, seven every have been reported in South Huron and Perth East. Full case counts by municipality will be discovered on the well being unit’s dashboard.
There have been two folks hospitalized with COVID-19 and 0 lively circumstances involving health-care staff, as of Monday.
HPPH reported one outbreak involving an unidentified office as of Monday.
The area’s take a look at positivity price was 3.2 per cent for the week of Nov. 12, up from 2.7 per cent for the week of Oct. 31.
HPPH’s vaccine dashboard confirmed that as of Nov. 22, 83.1 per cent of these aged 12 and older have been totally vaccinated whereas 85.6 per cent have had a minimum of one dose.
Info on how and the place to get a vaccine will be discovered on the well being unit’s web site.
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Sarnia and Lambton
On Monday, Lambton Public Well being (LPH) reported:
- 4,323 whole circumstances (a rise of seven)
- 40 lively circumstances (unchanged)
- 4,209 resolved circumstances (a rise of seven)
- 74 deaths (unchanged)
LPH’s final reported dying was Nov. 17, involving somebody of their 80s who died in hospital. No additional info was supplied.
5 COVID-19 sufferers have been within the care of Bluewater Well being as of Monday.
LPH is reporting two lively outbreaks:
- Bluewater Well being hospital, declared Nov. 18 and involving fewer than 5 affected person circumstances and fewer than 5 employees circumstances.
- A office outbreak declared Nov. 9, involving three circumstances.
A earlier outbreak at Brigden Public Faculty, declared Nov. 4 and involving eight circumstances, was listed as over as of Nov. 20.
A earlier office outbreak, declared Oct. 31, involving 4 circumstances, was listed as over as of Nov. 19.
All lively circumstances at faculties throughout the Lambton Kent District Faculty Board will be discovered on-line, as can circumstances at faculties throughout the St. Clair Catholic District Faculty Board.
The take a look at positivity price for the week of Nov. 7 was 2.2 per cent, down from 3.8 per cent the week prior.
Amongst space residents aged 12 and older, 81.6 per cent are totally vaccinated and 84.3 per cent have had a minimum of one dose.
Residents can ebook and re-book COVID-19 vaccine appointments or discover info on vaccine availability at pharmacies utilizing the well being unit’s registration web page. Individuals can even name the vaccine name centre at 226-254-8222.
Those that are in a position to get vaccinated on quick discover are inspired to join Lambton Public Well being’s day by day Vaccine Standby Record.
—with recordsdata from World Information’ Kelly Wang and Gabby Rodrigues
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