(Gloucester Township, NJ) – The Camden County Department of Health is announcing 67 new positive cases of COVID-19 which occurred on Tuesday, November 16, bringing the aggregate number of confirmed positive cases in Camden County to 61,139 and 1,345 total fatalities.
Of the 67 new cases, 17 are among patients under 18 years old. The average age of the newly infected is 32 years old.
Tuesday’s cases are involving residents living in the following municipalities:
“Although 67 cases is lower than the past few days, it still proves that this pandemic is not over,” said Commissioner Director Louis Cappelli, Jr. “And with the holidays coming up, we need to take extra precautions before gathering with our loved ones. Please get vaccinated, get your booster shots, do all you can so we can enjoy the holidays safely. You can make an appointment at the Camden County Health Hub by visiting www.CamdenCountyVaccine.com.”
To date, 416,371 Camden County residents have received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, while 317,577 are fully vaccinated and 71,327 have received a third dose. More information regarding vaccination rates throughout the county and available on the state’s COVID-19 dashboard at covid19.nj.gov.
The county Health Department is continuing to closely track new cases of COVID-19 and information regarding the prevalence of the Delta variant. New cases are often reassigned to other municipalities over the course of an investigation.
More information regarding Camden County’s preparations and response related to the COVID-19 pandemic is available by visiting camdencounty.com. Residents should frequently check the county webpage and social media for up-to-date information.