The number of active cases of COVID-19 under Eastern Ontario Health Unit jurisdiction decreased only slightly between Thursday, January 21, and Friday, January 22. As of Friday, there were 542 active cases, and there had been 544 on Thursday.
There were 21 COVID-19 patients from the EOHU’s territory in hospital as of January 22 and five of those patients were in intensive care.
The number of deaths resulting from COVID-19 across the area served by the EOHU increased to 50 on January 22 from 48 on January 21.
As of Friday, January 22, 1,715 people across the EOHU territory had been vaccinated against COVID-19.
Long-term care outbreaks
As of January 22, COVID-19 outbreaks of two or more cases were in effect at the following long-term care, retirement, and group living facilities under EOHU jurisdiction:
Heritage Lodge in Vankleek Hill
Pinecrest Nursing Home in Plantagenet
Caressant Care Nursing Home in Bourget
Foyer St-Jacques in Embrun
Foyer St-Viateur Nursing Home in Limoges
Lancaster Long-Term Care.
St. Joseph’s Continuing Care Centre–Complex Care
Baldwin House in Cornwall
Sandfield Place Long-Term Care in Cornwall
Riverview Manor in Cornwall
Heartwood Long-Term Care in Cornwall
Heritage Heights in Cornwall
Cornwall Community Hospital—JMP 2500 and 2600 pods
Glen Stor Dun Lodge in Cornwall
TSIIonKwa NonhSoTe Long-Term Care in Akwesasne
Woodland Villa in Long Sault
The Provincewide Shutdown and stay-at-home order remain in effect across the province of Ontario.
As of January 22, there were 2,662 new, active cases of COVID-19 across Ontario from January 21. According to calculations based on statistics from the Ministry of Health, there were 25,263 active cases of COVID-19 across Ontario as of Friday.
There were 1,512 COVID-19 patients in hospital across Ontario as of January 22. Out of those patients, 383 were in intensive care, and 291 patients were on ventilators.
There had been 5,701 deaths due to COVID-19 across Ontario as of January 22, which was an increase of 87 deaths from January 21.
EOHU COVID-19 active cases, January 22, 2021.