Four new positive cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Chatham-Kent, bringing the total to 16.
CK Public Health officials posted details of the new cases at 12:15 p.m. on Monday, April 6, 2020.
The cases involve a man in his 30s, a man in his 60s and two woman in their 60s.
All four cases are linked to close contact and all are in self-isolation, CK Public Health officials say.
“Today, we shared that four more people living in Chatham-Kent tested positive for COVID-19,” CK Public Health officials said on social media. “These four people were already self-isolating at home since they were contacts of people who already tested positive. CK Public Health has been working with the four people as part of the contact tracing process.”
A total of 357 COVID-19 tests have been administered in Chatham-Kent, with 46 tests pending.
Four positive cases in Chatham-Kent have been resolved, one person remains in hospital and one person has died from COVID-19 in Chatham-Kent. Details, here.
For more information about COVID-19, residents are asked to visit
http://www.ckpublichealth.com/covid19 or call the CK Public Health COVID-19 intake line at 519-355-1071 ex. 1900.
Visit Ontario’s website, www.Ontario.ca/coronavirus to learn more about how the province continues to protect Ontarians from COVID-19.