Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates
COVID-19 Cases at LHSC

LHSC inpatient and staff positive cases will be updated Monday through Friday. 

To protect the privacy of our patients we are unable to share further site or acuity details unless there are more than five COVID-19 positive patients. 

Patient Status

LHSC is caring for 56 inpatients with COVID-19.

Five or less inpatients with COVID-19 are in adult Critical Care/ICU. 

Five or less inpatients with COVID-19 are in Children's Hospital.

No inpatients with COVID-19 are in Paediatric Critical Care.

The total number of inpatients breaks out to the following:

  • 47 are being treated with COVID-19
  • 9 are being treated for COVID-19

Staff positive for COVID-19

  • 27

COVID-19 outbreaks are posted here

Updated November 28

The COVID-19 situation is rapidly evolving in Ontario. LHSC continues to take actions to reduce the transmission of COVID-19 and protect our staff, physicians, patients, families and visitors. We want to reassure the community that LHSC remains safe.

LHSC has a community line you can call at 519-663-3735, or toll-free at 1-833-405-8382.

If you are a patient with an appointment or surgery, please visit the service changes page to learn about changes in clinical services. Your care team will reach out directly if they need to make changes to your scheduled appointments or procedures.

Please monitor this website or follow us on Facebook and Twitter to ensure you have the most up-to-date information.

LHSC News about COVID-19:

February 2, 2022 
Children’s Health Coalition launches new campaign to help parents get up to speed on the COVID-19 vaccine for kids

January 4, 2022
London Health Sciences Centre reduces surgeries, takes additional steps to manage impact of Omicron variant

December 31, 2021
Visiting the hospital? Please see our updated visitor policy

October 22, 2021
Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccination Policy implementation outcomes at London Health Sciences Centre

August 26, 2021
Children’s Hospital and MLHU make COVID-19 vaccination more accessible to youth with differing needs and abilities

May 18, 2021
COVID-19 lab testing at London Health Sciences Centre surpasses 1 million mark

May 3, 2021
London Health Sciences Centre introduces Variant of Concern screening as part of COVID-19 lab testing services

March 11, 2021
COVID-19: One year on

February 22, 2021
New website provides access to virtual urgent care for adults, children and youth in southwestern Ontario, and for long-term care residents in Hamilton and Niagara North West

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