Bluewater Health’s infection prevention and control protocols are in place at all times and are currently heightened with screening points for all patients, visitors, staff and physicians due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Individuals are reminded to please continue to monitor their own health, practice proper hand hygiene often, avoid touching eyes, nose and mouth and to practice physical distancing.
COVID-19 Cases at Bluewater Health
Bluewater Health COVID-19 data to date (as of April 7, 2020, updated daily at 10:30 am)
|Total Hospital COVID-19 tests to date||170|
|Total patients tested in hospital with negative COVID-19||108|
|Total patients tested in hospital with confirmed COVID-19||42|
|Total patients deceased from COVID-19||8|
Bluewater Health COVID-19- Patients currently in hospital
|Patients currently in hospital with confirmed COVID-19||30|
|Patients currently in hospital with suspected/tests pending for COVID-19||12|
Community COVID-19 Assessment Centre data to date
|Total Community COVID-19 Assessment Centre Tests to Dates||289|
|Total Community COVID-19 Assessment Centre Tests Negative||199|
|Total Community COVID-19 Assessment Centre Tests Positive||30|
Bluewater Health and Lambton Public Health Confirm First Patients of COVID-19 in Sarnia Lambton
Bluewater Health Further Reduces Visiting
Bluewater Health Implements Several Changes in Preparation for COVID
Information from Dr. Haddad, Chief of Staff and Dr. Ranade, Medical Officer of Health, for Sarnia-Lambton Residents about COVID-19 click here.
The latest guidance for Canadians on travel, quarantines and what to do if you have symptoms - Click here for CBC article.
Government of Canada Travel Advice - Click here for website.
Public Health Ontario Resources
How to self-monitor
How to self-isolate
Self-isolation: Guide for caregivers, household members and close contacts
How to properly wash your hands
When and How to Wear a Mask - Recommendations for the General Public
Steps to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 if you are sick