As of April 1 Gloucester County has conducted 1,028 tests. Of those tests 855 are negatives, 150 are positives and 23 are still pending.
The newest cases of COVID-19 in Gloucester County are as follows:
- An 84-year-old female from Harrison Twp.
- A 50-year-old male from Woolwich
- A 79-year-old male from Monroe Twp.
- A 64-year-old male from Westville
- A 29-year-old male from Westville
- A 34-year-old male from Washington Twp.
- A 50-year-old female from Mantua
- A 73-year-old male from East Greenwich
- A 38-year-old female from Harrison Twp.
- A 45-year-old female from Harrison Twp.
- A 39-year-old male from Franklin Twp.
- A 74-year-old male from Franklin Twp.
- A 34-year-old female from Glassboro
- A 27-year-old female from Monroe Twp.
- A 35-year-old female from Deptford
- A 42-year-old female from Woolwich
- A 54-year-old male from Greenwich Twp.
- A 49-year-old female from West Deptford
- A 26-year-old female from Washington Twp.
- A 36-year-old female from Deptford
- A 29-year-old male from Washington Twp.
- A 65-year-old male from Washington Twp.
- A 41-year-old male from Washington Twp.
- A 27-year-old male from Woolwich
- A 16-year-old male from Woolwich
- A 21-year-old female from Woolwich
- A 76-year-old female from East Greenwich
- A 40-year-old female from East Greenwich
- A 51-year-old female from Woolwich
- A 63-year-old female from Pitman
County health officials are working with the New Jersey Department of Health to conduct a full assessment that includes identifying the contacts these individuals have had.
At this time, health officials state that the overall threat of COVID-19 to Gloucester County residents remains low, however cases are expected to continue rising. Social distancing is critical in flattening the curve and reducing cases. A mask should only be worn if a healthcare professional recommends it.
New Jersey residents can call 2-1-1 or (1-800) 962-1253 with questions. The call center is open 24/7 and has multi-language capacity.
Residents can also text NJCOVID to 898-211 to receive text information and stay informed. To receive live text assistance, text your zip code to 898-211.
Most people with mild symptoms do not need to be tested. It is important to stay home and isolate from others while sick.
Please continue to check the CDC at www.cdc.gov and New Jersey Department of Health www.nj.gov/health websites for updates.
The Gloucester County Department of Health can be reached at (856) 218-4101 or by visiting www.gloucestercountynj.gov.