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Facility Outbreaks in Hastings and Prince Edward Counties

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HPEPH regularly posts a notice of open outbreaks in Hospitals, Long-Term Care, and Retirement Homes throughout Hastings and Prince Edward Counties. Notices are posted during business hours when a new outbreak is declared, a causative agent is identified, affected unit(s) change, and/or an outbreak is declared over.

Outbreak Notice Number: 22-152
Updated: Dec 5, 2022

NOTE: Outbreaks with a causative agent listed as ‘Coronavirus’ are not COVID-19. Only those specifically listed as COVID-19 are COVID-19 related.

FacilityType of Facility*Type of OutbreakDate of OnsetDate DeclaredDate Over
Arabella (Belleville)
Facility-wide
RHRespiratory
(COVID-19)
Nov 30Dec 5
E.J. McQuigge (Belleville)
Facility-wide
LTCRespiratory
(COVID-19)
Nov 26Dec 1
Hastings Manor (Belleville)
Facility-wide Dec 5
LTCRespiratory
(COVID-19)
Nov 29Nov 30
Seasons Dufferin (Trenton)
Facility-wide
RHRespiratory
(COVID-19)
Nov 14Nov 18
Caressant Care (Marmora)
Facility-wide
LTCRespiratory
(COVID-19)
Nov 6Nov 7Dec 5
*Type of Facility: LTC=Long Term Care; RH=Retirement Home; H=Hospital

For further information, please contact the Infectious and Communicable Disease program at 613-966-5500 or 1-800-267-2803, ext. 349.

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COVID-19 VACCINES IN HPEPH

All individuals ≥ 5 yrs of age are eligible to receive a fall COVID-19 booster dose 6 mo after previous COVID-19 vaccine. Bivalent booster doses are available to individuals aged 12 and over.

Appointments can be booked through the provincial vaccine booking site, or by calling 1-833-943-3900 from 8 am to 8 pm, 7 days a week.  

COVID-19 PROTOCOLS

For the most up to date information on current provincial guidelines and advice in case of exposure, visit Ontario.ca/page/public-health-measures-and-advice.

The Ministry of Health has launched a new toll-free line as an additional resource to help answer questions from the public regarding evolving COVID-19 testing and isolation guidance. The line can be reached at 1-888-777-0730, and is available from 8 am to 6 pm, 7 days a week.