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44 New Cases & 152 Active Cases in Today’s LGL Health Unit COVID-19 Case Update – Friday, December 17, 2021

Leeds, Grenville & Lanark – The Leeds, Grenville & Lanark District Health Unit is reporting 44 new cases, 25 added in the last 24 hours and 19 added to previous days.

There are 152 active cases and 13 new recoveries. Cases are reported from data collected at 4:00 pm yesterday. We are still in Step 3 of Ontario’s Re-opening Plan.

There are currently 7 outbreaks with 48 cases in Leeds, Grenville & Lanark:

There is 1 open Congregate Care Facilities outbreaks with a total of 3 cases.

There is 1 open Food & Drink Establishment outbreak with 3 cases.

There is 1 outbreak at a Community Living Facility with 11 cases.

There is 1 outbreak in a Correctional Facility with 2 cases

There are currently 4 outbreaks at schools with 29 cases:

St. John Bosco Catholic School – Outbreak Declared on December 13, 2021

St. Joseph’s Catholic School – Gananoque – Outbreak Declared on December 14, 2021

South Crosby Public School – Outbreak Declared on December 8, 2021
Beckwith Public School – Outbreak Declared on December 10, 2021

There are 3 active cases in the hospital. 2 in the ICU and 0 on a ventilator. (*LGL residents only)

There are 0 new deaths and the total number of deaths to date is 65

There are 13 new recoveries, the total recovered to date is 2,186.

Active* community cases at 152, of those:

Lanark East – 16
Lanark West – 18
LG Central – 53
LG East – 18
LG West – 45
Out of Region/Unknow – 2

The total to date of cases at 2,403.

The report is posted on the Leeds, Grenville & Lanark District Health Unit site Monday to Friday around 10:00 a.m. except for statutory holidays.

Source – Leeds, Grenville & Lanark District Health Unit.

For more detailed information: https://healthunit.org/health-information/covid-19/local-cases-and-statistics/dashboard/