For vaccine information on where, when, who, and how, please visit capemaycountynj.gov. The New Jersey Health Department reports that 11,358 doses of the vaccine have been administered in Cape May County when combining the vaccine doses given out by the Cape May County Department of Health and other entities. This total number of doses includes a combination of first and second doses.
The number of COVID cases have continued to decline in Cape May County. The Rate of Transmission (RT) in the County is now .95. Every day the RT is below 1 means the spread of the COVID virus is decreasing. Numbers from the Cape May County Department of Health from Jan 25 to Jan. 31 show an 18% drop when studying COVID cases compared to the seven days prior.
The Cape May County Department of Health is announcing today that 33 new positive test samples were collected among County residents over the past several days. While Cape May County has recorded 5938 COVID-19 cases during the pandemic, 5253 of those are now off quarantine.