Camden County sees under 100 cases in daily count

The health department is announcing 54 confirmed cases of the disease today.

The Camden County Department of Health (DOH) is announcing nine new deaths caused by novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Camden County, as well as 54 additional confirmed cases of the disease. This brings the aggregate number of confirmed positive cases to 6,429 in Camden County today and 313 total fatalities.

The following information is currently available regarding these most recent deaths in Camden County:

Case 1: MALE, 60s, Cherry Hill
Case 2: FEMALE, 80s, Voorhees
Case 3: MALE, 80s, Collingswood
Case 4: FEMALE, 80s, Voorhees
Case 5: FEMALE, 90s, Haddonfield
Case 6: MALE, 70s, Chesilhurst
Case 7: MALE, 60s, Laurel Springs
Case 8: FEMALE, 80s, Cherry Hill
Case 9: MALE, 70s, Lindenwold

“It is with great sadness that we announce nine additional deaths caused by COVID-19 today. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of those impacted by this virus and their families, and we are wishing a fast and full recovery to everyone who has tested positive,” said Freeholder Director Louis Cappelli, Jr. “We are continuing to see improvements in our overall growth rate, and the county’s doubling rate has stayed above 30 days for several weeks. These encouraging developments are due entirely to the hard work and dedication of our residents. If we continue to social distance, wear a mask, and avoid crowded spaces, we will continue to see the number of new cases in Camden County decrease.”

The Department of Health is announcing 54 additional positive cases of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) identified in Camden County. Trace investigations are being facilitated with the patients and remain ongoing.

In addition, the county Department of Health is also announcing 1,092 confirmed resident cases and 358 confirmed staff cases have occurred out of the aggregate case load of 6,429 in our 56 long-term care facilities. At this current time 232 deaths have been reported from these facilities out of our 313 total fatalities countywide.

The following information is currently available regarding new patients:

New Patient 1: MALE, 50s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 2: FEMALE, 50s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 3: FEMALE, 20s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 4: MALE, 60s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 5: MALE, 80s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 6: MALE, 20s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 7: FEMALE, 20s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 8: FEMALE, 20s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 9: MALE, 40s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 10: MALE, 30s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 11: FEMALE, 20s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 12: FEMALE, 60s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 13: MALE, 40s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 14: MALE, 20s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 15: FEMALE, 30s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 16: MALE, 60s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 17: FEMALE, 30s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 18: MALE, 50s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 19: MALE, 40s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 20: MALE, 20s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 21: FEMALE, 40s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 22: FEMALE, 20s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 23: FEMALE, 70s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 24: FEMALE, 60s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 25: FEMALE, 60s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 26: FEMALE, 10s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 27: MALE, 30s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 28: FEMALE, 30s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 29: MALE, 20s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 30: MALE, 60s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 31: MALE, 10s, CHERRY HILL TOWNSHIP
New Patient 32: FEMALE, 40s, CHERRY HILL TOWNSHIP
New Patient 33: MALE, 30s, CHERRY HILL TOWNSHIP
New Patient 34: MALE, 40s, COLLINGSWOOD BOROUGH
New Patient 35: FEMALE, 30s, COLLINGSWOOD BOROUGH
New Patient 36: MALE, 40s, COLLINGSWOOD BOROUGH
New Patient 37: FEMALE, 20s, GLOUCESTER CITY
New Patient 38: MALE, 60s, GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP
New Patient 39: FEMALE, 80s, GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP
New Patient 40: FEMALE, 80s, GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP
New Patient 41: FEMALE, 50s, LINDENWOLD BOROUGH
New Patient 42: FEMALE, 60s, MERCHANTVILLE BOROUGH
New Patient 43: FEMALE, 80s, MERCHANTVILLE BOROUGH
New Patient 44: FEMALE, 30s, PENNSAUKEN TOWNSHIP
New Patient 45: MALE, 40s, PENNSAUKEN TOWNSHIP
New Patient 46: MALE, 30s, PENNSAUKEN TOWNSHIP
New Patient 47: FEMALE, 80s, PENNSAUKEN TOWNSHIP
New Patient 48: MALE, 10s, PENNSAUKEN TOWNSHIP
New Patient 49: FEMALE, 20s, PENNSAUKEN TOWNSHIP
New Patient 50: FEMALE, 20s, PENNSAUKEN TOWNSHIP
New Patient 51: FEMALE, 20s, WINSLOW TOWNSHIP
New Patient 52: FEMALE, 50s, WINSLOW TOWNSHIP
New Patient 53: FEMALE, 20s, WINSLOW TOWNSHIP
New Patient 54: FEMALE, 50s, WINSLOW TOWNSHIP

The county Health Department is currently working to trace close contacts of these newest cases. The investigations are still ongoing, and we will update the public with new developments as the information is gathered by our investigators.

Residents should call 9-1-1 during emergencies only, for those with questions or concerns related to the coronavirus, call the free, 24-hour public hotline at 2-1-1 or 1-800-962-1253, where trained professionals are standing by to answer your questions. New Jersey residents can now also text NJCOVID to 898-211 to receive text information and stay informed. To receive live text assistance, residents can text their zip code to 898-211.  More information is also available on the state’s coronavirus at https://covid19.nj.gov/.

Information regarding Camden County’s preparations, response, and general information provided to the public is available by visiting camdencounty.com. Residents should frequently check the