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2 New Deaths, 41 New Cases Of COVID-19 In Windsor Essex On Friday

Friday February 5th, 2021, 9:51am


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The Windsor Essex County Health Unit announced 41 new cases of COVID-19 in Windsor and Essex County on Friday, bringing the local total to 12,294.

Today’s New Cases

Cases increased from 12,253 on Thursday February 4th to 12,294 on Friday February 5th and 405 cases of COVID-19 are currently active in Windsor-Essex.

The Health Unit says 11 cases are outbreak-related, 11 cases are close contacts of confirmed cases, 7 cases are community acquired, and 12 cases are still being investigated by the Health Unit’s nursing staff.

Resolved Cases

The Health Unit lists 11,553 total resolved cases.

That’s an increase of 36 resolved cases today.


The Health Unit announced two new deaths from COVID-19 today bringing the local death toll to 336.

They say a woman in her 80s from the community and a man in his 90s from the community passed away.


The Health Unit lists 53 hospitalizations today: 43 people in acute care (7 less today), and 10 people in the ICU (1 more today) with confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Windsor Essex.

Cases listed on local hospital websites (note: these numbers are not updated at the same time as the Health Unit’s):

Long-term Care / Retirement Home Outbreaks

The total number of confirmed cases attributed to current outbreaks (the Health Unit does not publish a breakdown of active cases by location).

  • Franklin Gardens (Leamington)
    • Under outbreak since January 25th, 2021
    • 25 resident cases
    • 12 staff cases (+3 today)
  • Heron Terrace (Windsor)
    • Under outbreak since January 22nd, 2021
    • 2 resident cases
    • 2 staff case
  • Chartwell Leamington (Leamington)
    • Under outbreak since January 15th, 2021
    • 2 resident cases
    • 2 staff cases
  • Regency Park (Windsor)
    • Under outbreak since January 14th, 2021
    • 22 resident cases
    • 14 staff cases
  • Chartwell Royal Marquis (Windsor)
    • Under outbreak since January 7th, 2021
    • 4 resident cases
    • 1 staff case
  • Devonshire Retirement Residence (Windsor)
    • Under outbreak since January 1st, 2021
    • 48 resident cases
    • 8 staff cases
  • Rosewood Erie Glen (Leamington)
    • Under outbreak since December 31st, 2020
    • 42 resident cases
    • 10 staff cases
  • Augustine Villas (Kingsville)
    • Under outbreak since December 26th, 2020
    • 66 resident cases
    • 20 staff cases
  • Sunrise Assisted Living of Windsor (Windsor)
    • Under outbreak since December 21st, 2020
    • 15 resident cases
    • 9 staff cases
  • Huron Lodge (Windsor)
    • Under outbreak since December 20th, 2020
    • 48 resident cases
    • 26 staff cases
  • Sun Parlour Home (Leamington)
    • Under outbreak since December 17th, 2020
    • 2 resident cases
    • 14 staff cases
  • Banwell Gardens Care Centre (Windsor)
    • Under outbreak since December 16th, 2020
    • 116 resident cases
    • 64 staff cases
  • Berkshire Care Center (Windsor)
    • Under outbreak since December 11th, 2020
    • 99 resident cases
    • 62 staff cases
  • The Village at St. Clair (Windsor)
    • Under outbreak since December 8th, 2020
    • 174 resident cases (+1 today)
    • 141 staff cases (+1 today)
  • Village of Aspen Lake (Windsor)
    • Under outbreak since November 30th, 2020
    • 65 resident cases
    • 33 staff cases

Workplace Outbreaks

  • 4 outbreaks at agri-farms in Leamington
  • 2 outbreaks at agri-farms in Kingsville (2 less today)
  • 1 outbreak at a health care and social assistance workplace in Windsor
  • 1 outbreak at a health care and social assistance workplace in Tecumseh
  • 2 outbreaks at manufacturing workplaces in Windsor
  • 1 outbreak at a manufacturing workplace in Tecumseh
  • 1 outbreak at a public administration workplace in Windsor

School Outbreaks

  • No current school outbreaks.

Community Outbreaks

  • No current community outbreaks.

Hospital Outbreaks

  • Windsor Regional Hospital – Ouellette Campus – 8W
  • Hotel-Dieu Grace Healthcare – 2S
  • Windsor Regional Hospital – Met Campus – 6N
  • Hotel-Dieu Grace Healthcare – 3N
  • Windsor Regional Hospital – Ouellette Campus – 6E

Note: windsoriteDOTca News makes every effort to track the changes in COVID-19 data each day. These numbers are subject to change as the Health Unit makes changes to their numbers throughout each day, and errors and omissions sometimes occur with their data. The Health Unit has also stated that case and contact management is delayed due to the recent surge in cases and that may affect some of the data. Please see this page for the latest, most up to date data throughout each day.

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