Friday, February 26, 2021

One new COVID-19 case confirmed in Chatham-Kent

CK Public Health announced one new positive case of COVID-19 across Chatham-Kent on Sunday, May 24, 2020.

Chatham-Kent’s total now sits at 143.

Overall, there are 27 active COVID-19 cases across Chatham-Kent, one person is hospitalized and one person has died.

The total number of recoveries remains the same at 115.

In total, 2,498 COVID-19 tests have been administered to date, while 13 tests are pending.

“100 confirmed cases are related to a local workplace outbreak,” CK Public Health officials say, adding that 23 of these cases are active, with 77 people listed as recovered from Greenhill Produce in Kent Bridge.

There have been zero outbreaks at long-term care and retirement homes in Chatham-Kent.

The CK Public Health Unit updates their ‘current situation’ page daily by 12:30 p.m.

See the latest information and data, here.

For more information about COVID-19, residents are asked to visit or call the CK Public Health COVID-19 intake line at 519-355-1071 ex. 1900.

Visit Ontario’s website, 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.

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