COVID-19 updates and data.
This post is updated every day and throughout the day as new information becomes available. Scroll through as post is organized:
- Camden County
- Gloucester County
- Statewide Data
Editor’s Note: Camden County recently announced that new cases and deaths in the County will no longer be announced on weekends or holidays. All weekend cases and deaths will be announced on the next business day and will be properly attributed to the day they were received.
On August 11, 2020, the Camden County Department of Health announced 25 additional confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Camden County. This brings the aggregate number of confirmed positive cases to 9,206 in Camden County today and 550 total fatalities.
“The rate of transmission in New Jersey has fallen back below 1.0 for two consecutive days, a sign that our collective effort to stop the spread of this disease is working,” said Freeholder Director Louis Cappelli, Jr. “This fight is going to continue to be a push and pull until we have a vaccine. If we wear masks, social distance, and work with contact tracers, then we will continue trending in a positive direction. Our region is showing the country what a strong, sustained recovery looks like, and the residents of Camden County have played an integral role in making that possible.”
The Department of Health is announcing 25 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 1,338 confirmed resident cases and 527 staff cases have occurred out of the aggregate case load of 9,206 in our 56 long-term care facilities. At this time, 311 resident deaths have been reported from these facilities, as well as three staff deaths, out of our 550 total fatalities countywide.
The following information is currently available regarding new patients:
New Patient 1: MALE, 40s, BELLMAWR BOROUGH
New Patient 2: FEMALE, 10s, BERLIN BOROUGH
New Patient 3: MALE, 70s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 4: FEMALE, 50s, CAMDEN CITY
New Patient 5: MALE, 40s, CHERRY HILL TOWNSHIP
New Patient 6: MALE, 40s, CHERRY HILL TOWNSHIP
New Patient 7: MALE, 80s, CHERRY HILL TOWNSHIP
New Patient 8: FEMALE, 10s, CLEMENTON BOROUGH
New Patient 9: MALE, 20s, COLLINGSWOOD BOROUGH
New Patient 10: FEMALE, 80s, GLOUCESTER CITY
New Patient 11: MALE, 30s, GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP
New Patient 12: MALE, 60s, GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP
New Patient 13: FEMALE, 50s, GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP
New Patient 14: MALE, 20s, GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP
New Patient 15: FEMALE, 10s, GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP
New Patient 16: FEMALE, 20s, HADDONFIELD BOROUGH
New Patient 17: FEMALE, 20s, LINDENWOLD BOROUGH
New Patient 18: FEMALE, 40s, PENNSAUKEN TOWNSHIP
New Patient 19: MALE, 10s, PENNSAUKEN TOWNSHIP
New Patient 20: MALE, 20s, PENNSAUKEN TOWNSHIP
New Patient 21: FEMALE, 30s, SOMERDALE BOROUGH
New Patient 22: MALE, 20s, VOORHEES TOWNSHIP
New Patient 23: MALE, 20s, VOORHEES TOWNSHIP
New Patient 24: MALE, 30s, WATERFORD TOWNSHIP
New Patient 25: 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.
Camden County COVID-19 Cases By Town
On August 12, 2020, the Gloucester County Department of Health and Human Services and Office of Emergency Management have announced 25 additional cases of COVID-19.
As of August 12, 2020 Gloucester County has conducted 37,601 total tests.
Of these cases, 34,273 have come back negative.
Gloucester County’s total positive COVID-19 case count is now 3,328.
Gloucester County has reported 207 deaths. A full list including age, sex and municipality is available here: http://gloucestercountynj.gov/documents/COVID19CASESLATESTUPDATE8.12.20.pdf?fbclid=IwAR1In2fFbFO5us1VKHG8ca4rPjzA9O_fretTCOdNuf7CA2UjIDNQJD_EpCU
Information of COVID-19 deaths in Gloucester County begins on page 69.
Gloucester County COVID-19 Cases by Town
East Greenwich Township
National Park Borough
South Harrison Township
West Deptford Township
Woodbury Heights Borough
**This post is regularly updated as new data becomes available.**