CK Public Health announced one new positive case of COVID-19 across Chatham-Kent on Tuesday, May 26, 2020.
Chatham-Kent’s total now sits at 144.
Overall, there are only 10 active COVID-19 cases across Chatham-Kent, one person is hospitalized and one person has died.
The total number of recoveries has jumped to 133.
In total, 2,703 COVID-19 tests have been administered to date, while 74 tests are pending.
“100 confirmed cases are related to a local workplace outbreak,” CK Public Health officials say, adding that five of these cases remain active, with 95 people are 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
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.