(Gloucester Township, NJ) – The Camden County Department of Health is announcing 44 new positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the aggregate number of confirmed positive cases in Camden County to 50,293 and 1,237 total fatalities.
Today’s cases are involving residents living in the following municipalities:
“New data from the CDC has shed light on just easily the Delta variant can be spread. Unfortunately, the fact is that this pandemic is not over,” said County Commissioner Director Louis Cappelli, Jr. “We need everyone to continue doing their part to protect our community. If you are vaccinated, start wearing your mask again when indoors and following any additional public health guidance. If you’re not vaccinated, get your shot as soon as possible.”
To date, 301,719 Camden County residents have received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, while 276,471 are fully vaccinated. 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.