Three new active COVID-19 cases and one workplace outbreak have been announced in Chatham-Kent, CK Public Health officials say.
The Chatham-Kent Public Health Unit updated their ‘current situation’ page, which provides a summary of COVID-19 cases and testing in Chatham-Kent, on Monday, October 19, 2020.
The total number of cases in Chatham-Kent has risen to 377.
The active cases were reported on three different days: one on Friday, one on Sunday and one on Monday.
There had not been a new COVID-19 case in Chatham-Kent since October 3, 2020.
368 people have recovered from the virus.
There is one active workplace outbreak, but zero institutional or school outbreaks. Details about the workplace outbreak have not been released.
One of the active cases is linked to the workplace outbreak, while the cause of the two other active cases are pending.
Three people with COVID-19 in Chatham-Kent have died.
A total of 32,661 tests for the virus have been completed to date.
To view the full ‘current situation’ page from CK Public Health, click 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.