No new COVID-19 cases locally, Northumberland cases decrease by one

Daily COVID-19 update for Peterborough, Kawartha Lakes, Northumberland, Haliburton, and Hastings and Prince Edward counties

Daily COVID-19 update for Peterborough and the greater Kawarthas region - July 17, 2020
New COVID-19 cases in Ontario from June 15 - July 15, 2020. The red line is the number of new cases reported daily, and the dotted green line is a five-day moving average of new cases. (Graphic: kawarthaNOW.com)

kawarthaNOW is providing a daily report of COVID-19 cases in the greater Kawarthas region.

There are no new cases to report today in Peterborough, Kawartha Lakes, Northumberland, Haliburton, or Hastings and Prince Edward counties.

In Northumberland, one case was removed as the individual was not a resident of the health unit’s area. In Peterborough, the last positive case was reported on June 20 and all cases are resolved. In Hastings and Prince Edward, but the last positive case was reported on May 18.

Since the pandemic began, there have been 95 confirmed positive cases in the Peterborough area (93 resolved with 2 deaths), 172 in the City of Kawartha Lakes (151 are resolved), 24 in Northumberland County (21 resolved), 10 in Haliburton County (10 resolved), and 43 in Hastings County and Prince Edward County (37 resolved).

There has been a total of 39 deaths since the pandemic began, with 32 of these deaths in Kawartha Lakes. The most recent death was reported on May 7 by Hastings Prince Edward Public Health.

Province-wide, there have been 37,274 confirmed cases, an increase of 111 from yesterday’s report, with 33,162 (89% of all cases) resolved, an increase of 101. There have been 2,746 deaths, an increase of 9 from yesterday, with 1,732 of the deaths being residents in long-term care homes, an increase of 1. A total of 1,810,483 tests have been completed, an increase of 31,163 from yesterday, with 24,781 tests under investigation, a decrease of 516.

This report is based on data supplied by the province’s integrated Public Health Information System (iPHIS), as well as any additional information supplied by health units and hospitals. This information is at least 24 hours old, so it is not real-time data.

We publish the daily report, usually by late afternoon, with the most current information released by health units. Note that each health unit reports the information in a different way.

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Peterborough Public Health

Peterborough Public Health’s service area is the City and County of Peterborough and the Hiawatha and Curve Lake First Nations.

Confirmed positive: 95 (no change, last positive case was on June 20)
Active cases: 0 (no change)
Deaths: 2 (no change)
Resolved: 93 (no change)
Total tests completed: Over 19,800 (increase of 200)
Institutional outbreaks: None (no change)

 

Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit

The Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit’s service area is the City of Kawartha Lakes, Northumberland County, and Haliburton County.

Effective July 30th, the health unit will only be updating its report on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, excluding statutory holidays.

Confirmed positive: 206, including 172 in Kawartha Lakes, 24 in Northumberland, 10 in Haliburton (decrease of 1 in Northumberland)*
Hospitalizations: 14 (no change)
Deaths: 32 (no change)
Resolved: 182, including 151 in Kawartha Lakes, 21 in Northumberland, 10 in Haliburton (decrease of 1)
Institutional outbreaks: None

*One case has been removed, as the individual was not a resident of the Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit region.

 

Hastings Prince Edward Public Health

Hastings Prince Edward Public Health’s service area is Hastings County (including Bancroft) and Prince Edward County.

Note: The health unit is now only updating its report on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, excluding statutory holidays.

Confirmed positive: 43 (no change, last positive case reported on May 18)
Probable cases: 181 (no change)
Deaths: 5 (no change)
Hospitalized: 0 (no change)
Hospitalized and in ICU: 0 (no change)
Hospitalized and in ICU on ventilator: 0 (no change)
Recovered: 37 (no change)
Total tests completed: 14,531 (increase of 513)
Institutional outbreaks: None (no change)

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Province of Ontario

Confirmed positive: 37,274 (increase of 111)
Resolved: 33,162 (increase of 101, 89% of all cases are resolved)
Hospitalized: 108 (increase of 1)
Hospitalized and in ICU: 30 (increase of 4)
Hospitalized and in ICU on ventilator: 21 (increase of 1)
Deaths: 2,746 (increase of 9)
Deaths of residents in long-term care homes: 1,732 (increase of 1, 63.1% of all deaths)
Total tests completed 1,810,483 (increase of 31,163)
Tests under investigation: 24,781 (decrease of 516)

 New COVID-19 cases in Ontario from June 16 - July 16, 2020. The red line is the number of new cases reported daily, and the dotted green line is a five-day moving average of new cases. (Graphic: kawarthaNOW.com)
New COVID-19 cases in Ontario from June 16 – July 16, 2020. The red line is the number of new cases reported daily, and the dotted green line is a five-day moving average of new cases. (Graphic: kawarthaNOW.com)
 COVID-19 tests completed in Ontario from June 16 - July 16, 2020. The red line is the number of tests completed daily, and the dotted green line is a five-day moving average of tests completed. (Graphic: kawarthaNOW.com)
COVID-19 tests completed in Ontario from June 16 – July 16, 2020. The red line is the number of tests completed daily, and the dotted green line is a five-day moving average of tests completed. (Graphic: kawarthaNOW.com)

 

For more information about COVID-19 in Ontario, visit covid-19.ontario.ca.

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