For vaccine information on where, when, who, and how, please visit capemaycountynj.gov. The Cape May County Department of Health administered 208 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine on March 17, 2021, for a total of 13,345 doses so far. The New Jersey Health Department reports that 47,499 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.
There are three scheduling windows for the Atlantic City Mega-site, which is the closest Mega-site to Cape May County. The scheduling windows are Tuesdays at 3 P.M., Thursdays at 6 P.M. and Saturdays at 9 A.M. The direct website to create and account and find out more information is https://vaccination.atlanticare.org. The sign-up system is separate from the State vaccination website and you need an account with the AtlantiCare site to access the Atlantic City Mega-site.
The Cape May County Department of Health is announcing today that 24 new positive test samples were collected among County residents over the past several days. While Cape May County has recorded 7385 COVID-19 cases during the pandemic, 6893 of those are now off quarantine.
Sadly, we are announcing the passing of a 77-year-old male from Woodbine, and a 71-year-old male from Middle Township. “With sincere condolences to the family and friends,” said Cape May County Commissioner Jeff Pierson.