For vaccine information on where, when, who, and how, please visit capemaycountynj.gov. The New Jersey Health Department reports that Cape May County crossed its next vaccination milestone with 51,019 doses of the vaccine have been administered in 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. Cape May County has consistently been one of the top counties in the State for vaccinations per capita. The County is prepared for additional capacity of vaccine, which is expected to increase in the coming weeks.
“This is really good news that shots are getting in arms for our residents,” said Cape May County Commissioner Vice-Director Len Desiderio, Co-Chair of the County’s Recovery Task Force. “We continue to be prepared and advocate for additional doses of the vaccine to come to Cape May County to speed up this process for every person who wants a vaccine.”
The Cape May County Department of Health is announcing today that 23 new positive test samples were collected among County residents over the past several days. While Cape May County has recorded 7493 COVID-19 cases during the pandemic, 7006 of those are now off quarantine. Additionally, there are 2 new out of county positive cases that are included in the Nonresident Active Cases listed below.