July 10, 2020: Health Unit Reports unchanged totals of 354 COVID-19 Cases, 52 Deaths in Leeds, Grenville & Lanark
The Leeds Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit reported a total of 354 lab confirmed cases of COVID-19, and 52 deaths in Friday’s afternoon report (July 10, 2020)
There are two active cases, one in the community and another in a healthcare worker.
The remaining cases have all been resolved.
Find out more information by viewing the latest surveillance report by clicking here.
Local health units announced a regional approach to mandatory masks effective July 7, 2020. In Leeds, Grenville and Lanark, this Instruction will require businesses to adopt a policy to ensure facial coverings/masks are worn inside enclosed public spaces. This is an added measure to the existing public health measures in place, to reduce the spread of COVID-19. The health unit asks that you please read their recent media release on the topic for a better understanding.
The Health Unit’s website is packed with tips and information about the COVID-19 pandemic response; this can sometimes make it difficult to find things quickly. Please scroll down and review the sections. If you have trouble finding something or want to see something added, please call 1-800-660-5853 x2275.
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– Dr. Paula Stewart, Medical Officer of Health