Update: Outbreak over – COVID-19 outbreak declared at Kingston General Hospital

Update (Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2021):According to Kingston Health Sciences Centre (KHSC), the COVID-19 outbreak at the Kingston General Hospital (KGH) Davies 3 Unit, declared on Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2021, has now ended. “The Outbreak Management Team at Kingston Health Sciences Centre (KHSC), in consultation with KFL&A Public Health, has declared

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Alpha variant confirmed in latest KGH outbreak

The Alpha variant has been confirmed as the source of the COVID-19 outbreak in the Davies 5 unit of Kingston General Hospital (KGH)—with 12 cases as of Wednesday, Jul. 7, 2021. “The Alpha variant, the one that used to be called the British variant or B.1.1.7, is behind all cases

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