(Gloucester Township, NJ) – The Camden County Department of Health is announcing 35 new positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the aggregate number of confirmed positive cases in Camden County to 50,062 and 1,236 total fatalities.
Today’s cases are involving residents living in the following municipalities:
“Even if you are fully vaccinated, it is extremely important that you continue to monitor the most recent guidance from public health officials to protect the health and safety of others around you,” said County Commissioner Director Louis Cappelli, Jr. “The majority of new cases continue to be among the unvaccinated. If you are not protected yet, do not wait any longer. The vaccines are safe, effective, and offer the best protection against this virus.”
To date, 297,784 Camden County residents have received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, while 271,028 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.