CamCo announces one new death and 79 new cases between May 29 and June 1

'We are seeing the number of new cases fall near its lowest point since the pandemic began.'

The Camden County Department of Health is announcing one new death caused by COVID-19, as well as 79 additional confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus confirmed between Saturday, May 29, and Tuesday, June 1. This brings the aggregate number of confirmed positive cases to 49,313 in Camden County today and 1,204 total fatalities.

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

 

New Case 1: MALE, 90s, SOMERDALE BOROUGH

 

“Our thoughts and prayers continue to be with everyone who has lost a loved one to this disease. Even with so few new cases, we are reminded how dangerous COVID-19 can still be,” said County Commissioner Director Louis Cappelli, Jr. “With just 23 cases on average over the last seven days, we are seeing the number of new cases fall near its lowest point since the pandemic began. We can sustain the drop this time if residents continue to get vaccinated and take this pandemic seriously. We are turning the corner, but we can’t stop until we get there.”

The Department of Health is announcing 79 additional positive cases of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) identified in Camden County. Trace investigations are being facilitated with the patients and remain ongoing.

 

To date, 478,161 COVID-19 vaccine doses have been administered in Camden County. There are 270,339 people with at least one dose, and 228,015 who are fully vaccinated.

 

The following information is currently available regarding new patients confirmed on May 29:

 

New Patient 1: MALE, 10s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 2: FEMALE, 40s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 3: FEMALE, 50s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 4: FEMALE, 40s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 5: MALE, 60s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 6: MALE, 10s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 7: MALE, 40s, CHERRY HILL TOWNSHIP
New Patient 8: FEMALE, 20s, CHERRY HILL TOWNSHIP
New Patient 9: MALE, 10s, CHERRY HILL TOWNSHIP
New Patient 10: MALE, 30s, CLEMENTON BOROUGH
New Patient 11: FEMALE, 10s, COLLINGSWOOD BOROUGH
New Patient 12: FEMALE, 20s, GLOUCESTER CITY
New Patient 13: FEMALE, 20s, GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP
New Patient 14: FEMALE, 20s, GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP
New Patient 15: FEMALE, 20s, LAWNSIDE BOROUGH
New Patient 16: FEMALE, 70s, MOUNT EPHRAIM BOROUGH
New Patient 17: FEMALE, 40s, PENNSAUKEN TOWNSHIP
New Patient 18: FEMALE, 30s, PENNSAUKEN TOWNSHIP
New Patient 19: MALE, 30s, PENNSAUKEN TOWNSHIP
New Patient 20: FEMALE, 20s, PENNSAUKEN TOWNSHIP
New Patient 21: FEMALE, 30s, PINE HILL BOROUGH
New Patient 22: FEMALE, 40s, VOORHEES TOWNSHIP

 

The following information is currently available regarding new patients confirmed on May 30:

 

New Patient 1: MALE, 40s, BARRINGTON BOROUGH
New Patient 2: FEMALE, 30s, BARRINGTON BOROUGH
New Patient 3: MALE, 90s, BARRINGTON BOROUGH
New Patient 4: FEMALE, 60s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 5: FEMALE, 50s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 6: FEMALE, 30s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 7: MALE, 20s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 8: FEMALE, 40s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 9: FEMALE, 50s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 10: MALE, JUVENILE, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 11: MALE, JUVENILE, CHERRY HILL TOWNSHIP
New Patient 12: MALE, 80s, CHESILHURST BOROUGH
New Patient 13: MALE, 60s, GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP
New Patient 14: FEMALE, 10s, GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP
New Patient 15: MALE, 30s, GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP
New Patient 16: MALE, 40s, HADDON HEIGHTS BOROUGH
New Patient 17: FEMALE, 60s, HADDON TOWNSHIP
New Patient 18: FEMALE, 20s, LINDENWOLD BOROUGH
New Patient 19: FEMALE, 20s, PENNSAUKEN TOWNSHIP
New Patient 20: FEMALE, 20s, PENNSAUKEN TOWNSHIP
New Patient 21: FEMALE, JUVENILE, PENNSAUKEN TOWNSHIP
New Patient 22: FEMALE, JUVENILE, PENNSAUKEN TOWNSHIP
New Patient 23: MALE, 20s, PENNSAUKEN TOWNSHIP
New Patient 24: FEMALE, 20s, PENNSAUKEN TOWNSHIP
New Patient 25: MALE, 10s, WINSLOW TOWNSHIP

 

The following information is currently available regarding new patients confirmed on May 31:

 

New Patient 1: MALE, 30s, BERLIN BOROUGH
New Patient 2: MALE, 20s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 3: MALE, 20s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 4: FEMALE, 60s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 5: FEMALE, 50s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 6: FEMALE, 30s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 7: FEMALE, 90s, CHERRY HILL TOWNSHIP
New Patient 8: FEMALE, 20s, GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP
New Patient 9: MALE, 40s, GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP
New Patient 10: MALE, 40s, LAUREL SPRINGS BOROUGH
New Patient 11: FEMALE, 60s, LAUREL SPRINGS BOROUGH
New Patient 12: FEMALE, 30s, MERCHANTVILLE BOROUGH
New Patient 13: FEMALE, 10s, MERCHANTVILLE BOROUGH
New Patient 14: FEMALE, 70s, MOUNT EPHRAIM BOROUGH
New Patient 15: FEMALE, 20s, OAKLYN BOROUGH
New Patient 16: MALE, JUVENILE, PINE HILL BOROUGH
New Patient 17: FEMALE, 40s, VOORHEES TOWNSHIP
New Patient 18: FEMALE, 80s, WINSLOW TOWNSHIP

 

The following information is currently available regarding new patients confirmed on June 1:

 

New Patient 1: FEMALE, 40s, BARRINGTON BOROUGH
New Patient 2: MALE, 50s, BELLMAWR BOROUGH
New Patient 3: FEMALE, 60s, BROOKLAWN BOROUGH
New Patient 4: MALE, JUVENILE, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 5: MALE, JUVENILE, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 6: MALE, 60s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 7: MALE, 20s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 8: FEMALE, 20s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 9: FEMALE, 50s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 10: MALE, 70s, CLEMENTON BOROUGH
New Patient 11: MALE, 10s, GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP
New Patient 12: MALE, 30s, HADDONFIELD BOROUGH
New Patient 13: FEMALE, JUVENILE, LINDENWOLD BOROUGH
New Patient 14: MALE, 40s, VOORHEES TOWNSHIP

 

In addition, the county Department of Health is also announcing 2,362 confirmed resident cases and 1,390 staff cases have occurred out of the aggregate case load of 49,313 in our 56 long-term care facilities. At this time, 462 resident deaths have been reported from these facilities, as well as seven staff deaths, out of our 1,204 total fatalities countywide.

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.

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.