COVID-19 Vaccine Information Update For Those 80 Years and Older

The Grey Bruce Health Unit will obtain contact info and book appointments for those 80 years old and older through three methods: ·  We are...

Grey Bruce Provides Vaccine Freezer to Windsor-Essex County Health Unit thanks to Chapmans

The Grey Bruce Health Unit has enabled a cryogenic freezer, donated by Chapman’s Ice Cream, to be forwarded to the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit....

COVID-19: Non-essential travel from region-to-region is discouraged

As Grey Bruce moves to the Green Stage of the provincial COVID-19 Response Framework, we face the ongoing concern of individuals travelling to the area...

Kick-off fundraiser for the new Earl Farrell Endowment Fund.

The Earl Farrell Endowment Fund is now well underway for the Saugeen Memorial Hospital Foundation, The Foundation offers named endowment funds to honour a loved...

It’s official – A new Markdale hospital for the GBHS network

On Friday, February 26th (2021) Ontario Premier Doug Ford and Deputy Premier and Minister of Health Christine Elliott officially announced that the construction of...

Guidance for Screening in Schools and/or Child Care – Effective Monday March 1, 2021

The Grey Bruce Health Unit is working collaboratively with schools and health care professionals to keep students and school staff safe. In response to new...

COVID-19: Vaccine Update for Grey Bruce

The Grey Bruce Health Unit has been actively working through the provincial three-phased vaccine distribution implementation plan. The Grey Bruce Milestone Reached or in progress as...

Hockey Hub: a COVID-19 Mass Immunization Hub model designed in Grey Bruce

The Grey Bruce Health Unit today hosted a media preview of the Hockey Hub, a model for mass COVID-19 immunization clinics. Set up at the...

New State-of-the-Art Hospital in Markdale announced

The Ontario government is investing up to $53 million to support the development and construction of the new Grey Bruce Health Services Markdale Hospital,...

Potential tattoo infection risk identified in Owen Sound

A potential infection control risk has been identified in Owen Sound. The public is advised that there are only three inspected tattoo premises in the...

Second death in Grey Bruce related to COVID-19

The Grey Bruce Health Unit has been notified of a death related to COVID-19. The individual, a female resident of Grey Bruce in her...

Long-term care staff and essential caregivers received vaccine

The Grey Bruce Health Unit confirms that the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine has been given to all residents, staff, and essential caregivers (who...

Southampton Rotary to host virtual update on vaccines with Medical of Health Officer

On Wednesday, March 3rd at 7:15 p.m., Southampton Rotary Club will welcome Dr. Ian Arra, Grey Bruce Medical Officer of Health (MoH) as a...

Celebrate Pi(e) Day and help others

In a recent media release, and to combat the winter blue(berries), the United Way of Bruce Grey, Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) and OSHARE...