The Southwestern Public health region currently has 52 active cases of the virus, which is a huge spike over the past 10 days. On July 20th, we only had 6 active cases and 0 in Oxford County.
OXFORD/ST.THOMAS/ELGIN - Southwestern Public Health has confirmed another 7 new cases of COVID-19 today.
The region currently has 52 active cases, which is a huge spike over the past 10 days. On July 20th, we only had 6 confirmed active cases, with 0 in Oxford County. Here is the complete breakdown of active cases right now according to Southwestern Public Health:
Aylmer - 25
Bayham - 10
St. Thomas - 4
Central Elgin - 1
Tillsonburg - 6
Norwich - 4
To date, the Health Unit has tested 16,654 people for COVID-19. We have 143 cumulative confirmed cases, 86 cases have been resolved, 5 people have died from the virus and we currently have 52 active cases. We have also have had three institutional outbreaks since the pandemic was declared. All of the outbreaks are listed as resolved.