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SJHH / Coronavirus

Updates on COVID-19 (formerly Coronavirus)

As of May 20, 2022, at 9:42 a.m.

COVID-19 Information

SJHH patients admitted for COVID-19 8
SJHH patients admitted for other reasons but also COVID-19 positive 12
Total SJHH patients with COVID-19 20
Patients with COVID-19 in critical care 1
Number of staff & physicians self-isolating at home 127*
Overall Funded Acute Occupancy 104%
Critical Care occupancy rate (over normal ICU bed complement) 85%

This information is updated Monday to Friday once a day, excluding holidays.
*This number is updated weekly between Monday to Friday, excluding holidays. 

SJHH Staff & Physicians Vaccination

Date May 6, 2022 May 12, 2022
Total Staff & Physicians 6,105 5,995
Fully Vaccinated (1 & 2 receipts) 99% 99%
Partially Vaccinated 13 17
Unvaccinated 28 50
Exempt Medical 9 6
Exempt Religious 0 0
Terminated 23* 23*

*Termination numbers will be updated weekly until completion of HR process.

Outbreak Information

  • There are no outbreaks at this time

Inter-Regional ICU Patient Transfers going out of HNHBB (Hamilton, Niagara, Haldimand, Brant and Burlington)

Our region’s hospitals are experiencing immense pressures due to critical staffing shortages, and high demand for care. Extraordinary measures are needed to manage these pressures to maintain access to core service and ensure that patients have access to critical care services. This includes, when appropriate, the transfer of critical patients outside of our region as per provincial procedures. The cumulative number of patient transfers outside of the region is available below.

Inter-Regional Transfers going out of HNHBB: January 9 – May 19, 2022: 31*

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