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(Gloucester Township, NJ) (May 5, 2021)– 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 48,165 in Camden County today and 1,175 total fatalities. 

“Even as we see our cases finally begin to decline, we must continue to be mindful of what is happening in India and elsewhere in the world. This virus remains a very serious threat,” said County Commissioner Director Louis Cappelli, Jr. “The only way to truly protect ourselves is for the vast majority of people to get vaccinated. If you have not gotten your shot yet, do not delay any longer. We are accepting walk-in patients at the county vaccination site in Blackwood and hosting pop-ups throughout the week.”

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.

The following information is currently available regarding new patients:

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

In addition, the county Department of Health is also announcing 2,347 confirmed resident cases and 1,376 staff cases have occurred out of the aggregate case load of 48,082 in our 56 long-term care facilities. At this time, 461 resident deaths have been reported from these facilities, as well as seven staff deaths, out of our 1,175 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. 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.

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