For vaccine information on where, when, who, and how, please visit capemaycountynj.gov. The New Jersey Health Department reports that 45,210 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 has been an average of 1,000 vaccine doses administered per day in Cape May County over the past 10 days. The County went over 45,000 total doses administered today, according to New Jersey Department of Health (NJDOH). The agency had previously reported reported that on March 5 there were 35,268 doses administered in the County and 40,181 doses on March 10. There are currently five locations in Cape May County administering vaccine, including the Cape May County Department of Health site in Avalon, the CVS Pharmacy in Villas, the Rite Aid in Wildwood, and both Shoprite locations in Cape May County (Rio Grande and Marmora). The State website has a full listing of all of the COVID-19 vaccine locations and how to sign up for each at https://covid19.nj.gov/pages/covid-19-vaccine-locations-for-eligible-recipients. The Cape May County Department of Health is still awaiting additional doses to become available to expand the amount of doses available locally.
The Cape May County Department of Health is announcing today that 30 new positive test samples were collected among County residents over the past several days. While Cape May County has recorded 7303 COVID-19 cases during the pandemic, 6830 of those are now off quarantine.