Camden County reports 83 new COVID cases

"It is extremely important that we keep in mind the effects previous holidays have had on COVID-19 activity in our community,” said County Commissioner Director Louis Cappelli, Jr.

The Camden County Department of Health is announcing 83 additional confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Camden County. This brings the aggregate number of confirmed positive cases to 40,966 in Camden County today and 1,109 total fatalities.

“With St. Patrick’s Day typically an occasion for family and friends to gather and celebrate together, it is extremely important that we keep in mind the effects previous holidays have had on COVID-19 activity in our community,” said County Commissioner Director Louis Cappelli, Jr. “Even with vaccinations ramping up, the vast majority of our community remains vulnerable to this disease. If you are planning to observe tomorrow’s holiday, please do so safely while adhering to the public health measures that we know work like mask wearing, social distancing, and limiting gatherings to members of your immediate household, or a small group of fully vaccinated adults.”

The Department of Health is announcing 83 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 2,318 confirmed resident cases and 1,322 staff cases have occurred out of the aggregate case load of 40,966 in our 56 long-term care facilities. At this time, 460 resident deaths have been reported from these facilities, as well as seven staff deaths, out of our 1,109 total fatalities countywide.

The following information is currently available regarding new patients:

 

New Patient 1: FEMALE, 40s, AUDUBON BOROUGH
New Patient 2: MALE, 10s, AUDUBON BOROUGH
New Patient 3: FEMALE, 50s, AUDUBON BOROUGH
New Patient 4: MALE, 50s, AUDUBON BOROUGH
New Patient 5: MALE, 40s, AUDUBON BOROUGH
New Patient 6: MALE, 20s, BERLIN BOROUGH
New Patient 7: FEMALE, 20s, BERLIN BOROUGH
New Patient 8: FEMALE, 20s, BERLIN TOWNSHIP
New Patient 9: FEMALE, 50s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 10: MALE, 30s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 11: FEMALE, 20s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 12: MALE, 20s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 13: FEMALE, 20s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 14: MALE, 20s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 15: MALE, 30s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 16: MALE, 20s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 17: FEMALE, 20s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 18: MALE, 30s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 19: MALE, 70s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 20: MALE, 10s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 21: FEMALE, 40s, CHERRY HILL TOWNSHIP
New Patient 22: FEMALE, 90s, CHERRY HILL TOWNSHIP
New Patient 23: FEMALE, 20s, CHERRY HILL TOWNSHIP
New Patient 24: FEMALE, 20s, CHERRY HILL TOWNSHIP
New Patient 25: MALE, 20s, CHERRY HILL TOWNSHIP
New Patient 26: FEMALE, 40s, CHERRY HILL TOWNSHIP
New Patient 27: FEMALE, 50s, CHERRY HILL TOWNSHIP
New Patient 28: MALE, 10s, CHERRY HILL TOWNSHIP
New Patient 29: MALE, 50s, CHERRY HILL TOWNSHIP
New Patient 30: MALE, JUVENILE, CLEMENTON BOROUGH
New Patient 31: FEMALE, 10s, CLEMENTON BOROUGH
New Patient 32: MALE, 70s, COLLINGSWOOD BOROUGH
New Patient 33: FEMALE, 70s, COLLINGSWOOD BOROUGH
New Patient 34: MALE, 30s, GIBBSBORO BOROUGH
New Patient 35: FEMALE, 10s, GLOUCESTER CITY
New Patient 36: MALE, 20s, GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP
New Patient 37: MALE, 30s, GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP
New Patient 38: FEMALE, 30s, GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP
New Patient 39: FEMALE, 50s, GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP
New Patient 40: FEMALE, 30s, GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP
New Patient 41: FEMALE, 20s, GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP
New Patient 42: FEMALE, 10s, GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP
New Patient 43: FEMALE, 10s, GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP
New Patient 44: MALE, 30s, GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP
New Patient 45: MALE, 10s, HADDONFIELD BOROUGH
New Patient 46: MALE, 50s, HADDONFIELD BOROUGH
New Patient 47: MALE, 30s, LAWNSIDE BOROUGH
New Patient 48: FEMALE, 20s, LINDENWOLD BOROUGH
New Patient 49: MALE, 40s, LINDENWOLD BOROUGH
New Patient 50: FEMALE, 20s, LINDENWOLD BOROUGH
New Patient 51: MALE, 20s, MAGNOLIA BOROUGH
New Patient 52: FEMALE, 50s, MAGNOLIA BOROUGH
New Patient 53: FEMALE, 20s, MERCHANTVILLE BOROUGH
New Patient 54: FEMALE, 10s, MERCHANTVILLE BOROUGH
New Patient 55: FEMALE, 30s, OAKLYN BOROUGH
New Patient 56: MALE, 40s, PENNSAUKEN TOWNSHIP
New Patient 57: FEMALE, 30s, PENNSAUKEN TOWNSHIP
New Patient 58: FEMALE, 50s, PENNSAUKEN TOWNSHIP
New Patient 59: MALE, 10s, PINE HILL BOROUGH
New Patient 60: FEMALE, 10s, PINE HILL BOROUGH
New Patient 61: FEMALE, 60s, PINE HILL BOROUGH
New Patient 62: FEMALE, 20s, PINE HILL BOROUGH
New Patient 63: FEMALE, 50s, RUNNEMEDE BOROUGH
New Patient 64: FEMALE, 20s, STRATFORD BOROUGH
New Patient 65: FEMALE, 10s, VOORHEES TOWNSHIP
New Patient 66: MALE, 30s, VOORHEES TOWNSHIP
New Patient 67: MALE, 10s, VOORHEES TOWNSHIP
New Patient 68: MALE, 10s, VOORHEES TOWNSHIP
New Patient 69: FEMALE, 40s, WATERFORD TOWNSHIP
New Patient 70: FEMALE, 20s, WATERFORD TOWNSHIP
New Patient 71: FEMALE, 20s, WINSLOW TOWNSHIP
New Patient 72: MALE, JUVENILE, WINSLOW TOWNSHIP
New Patient 73: FEMALE, 40s, WINSLOW TOWNSHIP
New Patient 74: MALE, 40s, WINSLOW TOWNSHIP
New Patient 75: MALE, 10s, WINSLOW TOWNSHIP
New Patient 76: MALE, 50s, WINSLOW TOWNSHIP
New Patient 77: FEMALE, 20s, WINSLOW TOWNSHIP
New Patient 78: FEMALE, 50s, WINSLOW TOWNSHIP
New Patient 79: MALE, 30s, WINSLOW TOWNSHIP
New Patient 80: FEMALE, 40s, WINSLOW TOWNSHIP
New Patient 81: MALE, 20s, WINSLOW TOWNSHIP
New Patient 82: MALE, 20s, WINSLOW TOWNSHIP
New Patient 83: MALE, 30s, 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.

For those residents who are having difficulty coping with the COVID-19 crisis, please call the Mental Health Association in New Jersey, Inc. at (877) 294- HELP (4357) between the hours of 8AM to 8PM for emotional support, guidance and mental health referrals as needed. For additional information and services, call Camden County’s Office of Mental Health & Addiction at (856) 374-6361.

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, or text NJCOVID to 898-211. Residents should also download the COVID Alert NJ mobile application on their Apple or Android device where they can view the latest information regarding COVID-19 in the state and be notified of potential exposures to the virus.

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 county webpage and social media for up-to-date information.