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COVID-19 Activity at Niagara Health

The following information is updated Monday to Friday at 4 p.m. (except for statutory holidays):

Starting Sept. 1, we are publicly reporting the vaccination status of admitted patients with COVID-19 in our hospital. To protect our patients’ confidentiality we will only report on vaccination status when there are six or more admitted patients with COVID-19.

We continue to stress the importance of full vaccinations to blunt the fourth wave and keep everyone safe.

As of Sept. 27, 2021 at 10 a.m.¹

We are saddened to report the death of a patient on Saturday, Sept. 25. The patient was a resident of Niagara and was being treated by Niagara Health for COVID-19. Our deepest condolences go out to the patient’s loved ones at this difficult time.

Total number of patients with COVID-19 admitted to date (since March 2020) 961
Current number of admitted patients with COVID-19 11
Current number of admitted patients in our Intensive Care Unit with COVID-19 2
Deaths³ (since March 2020)  223
Deaths³ (since Aug. 7, 2021) 5

Vaccination Status for Admitted Patients

The data below reflects patients admitted in the hospital since Aug. 7.

As of Sept. 27 at 10 a.m.

Total Fully vaccinated Partially vaccinated Unvaccinated
Current number of admitted patients with COVID-19 2 11 1 0 10
Under 16 years of age 0 0 0 0
Aged 16 - 40 1 0 0 1
Aged 41 - 65 7 0 0 7
Aged 65+ 3 1 0 2
Total number of patients with COVID-19 (since Aug. 7, 2021) 48 8 0 40
Under 16 years of age 4 0 0 4
Aged 16 - 40 4 0 0 4
Aged 41 - 65 29 2 0 27
Aged 65+ 11 6 0 5

Vaccines Administered by Niagara Health

As of Sept. 23 at 5 p.m. 

Total First dose Second dose Third dose
Total vaccine doses administered to date 260,019 151,583 108,031 405

¹ Results may differ from Niagara Region Public Health or the Ontario Ministry of Health due to the timing of the data collection.

² To protect our patients’ confidentiality we will only report on vaccination status when there are six or more admitted patients with COVID-19.

³ Niagara Health continues to report the deaths of patients who tested positive for COVID-19; however, this does not mean COVID-19 was the cause of death.

COVID Outbreaks at Niagara Health

There are currently no outbreaks at Niagara Health.

For Ontario's COVID-19 data, visit the Ministry of Health website

Niagara Health reminds the community of the seriousness of COVID-19 and encourages everyone eligible to get fully vaccinated and to follow the directions of regional, provincial and federal healthcare experts.

You can help limit the spread of COVID-19 by:

  • Getting fully vaccinated.
  • Wearing a mask.
  • Practising physical distancing.
  • Cleaning your hands often.
  • Staying home if you're not feeling well.
  • Getting tested when appropriate. 

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