After several days with no new confirmed COVID-19 cases in Chatham-Kent, four new cases were announced on Friday, April 17, 2020.
The total number of positive cases in Chatham-Kent to date now sits at 29, CK Public Health Unit officials say.
The summary of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Chatham-Kent can be viewed, here.
A total of 12 people have recovered from the virus, while one person has died in Chatham-Kent from COVID-19.
A total of 825 COVID-19 tests have been administered in Chatham-Kent, while 157 tests are pending.
CK Public Health officials say they will be updating the ‘current situation’ portion of their dedicated COVID-19 page on Monday to Friday by 12:30 p.m.
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.
The World Health Organization (WHO) officially declared COVID-19 as a pandemic on Wednesday, March 11, 2020. Details, here.
For a list of local cancellations, postponement and further updates, click here.