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COVID-19 Update: Cases, Trends; Hospital Census & Cases by County

COVID-19 updates and data. This article is regularly updated every day, throughout the day as soon as new information becomes available.

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:

  1. Camden County
  2. Gloucester County
  3. Statewide Data

Camden County:

Beginning May 23, 2020, new cases and deaths in Camden 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 May 22, 2020, the Camden County Department of Health announced 46 additional confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

This brings the aggregate number of confirmed positive cases to 6,053 in Camden County today and 294 total fatalities.

“Today, we are sending our thoughts and prayers to everyone who has been diagnosed with this insidious virus whilst we wish them a full and fast recovery,” said Freeholder Director Louis Cappelli, Jr.

The Department of Health is announcing 46 additional positive cases of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) identified in Camden County.

In addition, the county Department of Health is also announcing 1,012 confirmed resident cases and 296 staff cases have occurred out of the aggregate case load of 6,053 in our 56 long-term care facilities. At this time, 215 resident deaths have been reported from these facilities, as well as two staff deaths, out of our 294 total fatalities countywide.

The following information is currently available regarding new patients:

New Patient 1: Male, 30s, Audubon Boro
New Patient 2: Female, 60s, Camden City
New Patient 3: Male, Unknown, Camden City
New Patient 4: Female, 50s, Camden City
New Patient 5: Female, 20s, Camden City
New Patient 6: Female, 30s, Camden City
New Patient 7: Female, 50s, Camden City
New Patient 8: Male, 40s, Camden City
New Patient 9: Male, 40s, Camden City
New Patient 10: Female, 30s, Camden City
New Patient 11: Male, 60s, Cherry Hill
New Patient 12: Female, 20s, Cherry Hill
New Patient 13: Female, 70s, Cherry Hill
New Patient 14: Male, 80s, Cherry Hill
New Patient 15: Male, 80s, Cherry Hill
New Patient 16: Female, 80s, Cherry Hill
New Patient 17: Male, 20s, Cherry Hill
New Patient 18: Female, 20s, Cherry Hill
New Patient 19: Female, 60s, Cherry Hill
New Patient 20: Male, 70s, Cherry Hill
New Patient 21: Female, 40s, Cherry Hill
New Patient 22: Female, 60s, Gloucester City
New Patient 23: Female, 20s, Gloucester City
New Patient 24: Male, 10s, Gloucester Twp.
New Patient 25: Male, 10s, Gloucester Twp.
New Patient 26: Male, 70s, Gloucester Twp.
New Patient 27: Female, 80s, Gloucester Twp.
New Patient 28: Male, Juvenile, Gloucester Twp.
New Patient 29: Female, 20s, Gloucester Twp.
New Patient 30: Male, 30s, Lawnside
New Patient 31: Male, 30s, Lindenwold
New Patient 32: Female, 30s, Lindenwold
New Patient 33: Male, 30s, Lindenwold
New Patient 34: Male, 70s, Lindenwold
New Patient 35: Female, 30s, Lindenwold
New Patient 36: Female, 30s, Pennsauken
New Patient 37: Female, 30s, Pennsauken
New Patient 38: Female, 30s, Pine Hill
New Patient 39: Female, 30s, Pine Hill
New Patient 40: Female, 80s, Voorhees
New Patient 41: Female, 80s, Voorhees
New Patient 42: Female, 80s, Voorhees
New Patient 43: Female, 80s, Voorhees
New Patient 44: Female, 40s, Waterford Twp.
New Patient 45: Female, 20s, Winslow Twp.
New Patient 46: Female, 40s, Winslow Twp.

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.

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, where trained professionals are standing by to answer your questions. New Jersey residents can now also text NJCOVID to 898-211 to receive text information and stay informed. To receive live text assistance, residents can text their zip code to 898-211.

Click here to read “Camden County Health Dept. Rectifies COVID-19 Cases From State.”

Gloucester County:

On Monday, May 25, 2020, the Gloucester County Department of Health and Human Services and Office of Emergency Management have announced an additional 14 cases of COVID-19 to report.

As of May 25, 2020 Gloucester County has conducted 11,157 total tests.

Of these cases, 9,060 have come back negative and 7 are pending.

Gloucester County’s total positive COVID-19 case count is now 2,090.
Gloucester County has reported 138 deaths. A full list including age, sex and municipality is available here: http://www.gloucestercountynj.gov/documents/COVID19CASESLATESTUPDATE5.25.20.pdf?fbclid=IwAR3nkowUWB5IXlitUEgr9g-F8HRlXOFHkQq18qUlFp8cmhnrsN8agtD-HvA


Information regarding COVID-19 deaths in Gloucester County begins on page 44.

Gloucester County will again offer its drive-thru style COVID-19 testing site on Thursday, May 28, 2020.

The site will be set up at Rowan College of South Jersey, 1400 Tanyard Rd., Sewell 08080. Testing will begin at 10 a.m. Additional testing dates to follow.

Tests will be performed by appointment only. Residents do not need to be symptomatic to receive testing.

Gloucester County residents 18 and older who want to be tested must call the COVID-19 Call Center at (856) 218-4142 to be pre-screened. The center is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Scheduling for the site will begin Friday, May 22 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Please have your insurance information available at this time. Once pre-screened an appointment time will be scheduled.

The site is a partnership between Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine, Dr. Josette Palmer of Happy Healthy You Medical Practice, the Gloucester County Board of Chosen Freeholders, the Gloucester County Department of Health and the Gloucester County Office of Emergency Management.

The Gloucester County testing site is open to Gloucester County residents only. Proof of residency, such as a passport or driver’s license, is required.

Cases Per Town

Clayton Borough
Cases: 58
Deaths: 0

Deptford Township
Cases: 478
Deaths: 66

East Greenwich Township
Cases: 49
Deaths: 1

Elk Township
Cases: 29
Deaths: 0

Franklin Township
Cases: 74
Deaths: 1

Glassboro Borough
Cases: 111
Deaths: 4

Greenwich Township
Cases: 21
Deaths: 1

Harrison Township
Cases: 52
Deaths: 1

Logan Township
Cases: 31
Deaths: 1

Mantua Township
Cases: 77
Deaths: 1

Monroe Township
Cases: 232
Deaths: 7

National Park Borough
Cases: 17
Deaths: 2

Newfield Borough
Cases: 6
Deaths: 0

Paulsboro Borough
Cases: 51
Deaths: 3

Pitman Borough
Cases: 39
Deaths: 2

South Harrison Township
Cases: 81
Deaths: 0

Swedesboro Borough
Cases: 34
Deaths: 1

Washington Township
Cases: 296
Deaths: 25

Wenonah Borough
Cases: 12
Deaths: 1

West Deptford Township
Cases: 129
Deaths: 12

Westville Borough
Cases: 34
Deaths: 1

Woodbury City
Cases: 84
Deaths: 5

Woodbury Heights Borough
Cases: 16
Deaths: 1

Woolwich Township
Cases: 79
Deaths: 2

Statewide Data

Credit: New Jersey COVID-19 Dashboard

Credit: New Jersey COVID-19 Dashboard

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**This post is regularly updated as new data becomes available.**

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