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|
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|
|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|
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.
There are currently no outbreaks at Niagara Health.
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: