Current Situation in Chatham-Kent

Self Assessment Tool
Use the Ministry of Health’s self-assessment tool to help determine if you need to seek care. Please do not visit an assessment centre unless you have been referred by a healthcare professional. Always call your heath care provider before visiting.

If you feel you are not getting enough air or experiencing other severe symptoms, call 911.

This webpage will be updated by 12:30pm daily with current local information.

Please note that confirmed cases and tests reported are among residents of Chatham-Kent and numbers may differ from those reported by Chatham-Kent Health Alliance. 

For the most up-to-date information on the status of cases in Ontario, visit the Province of Ontario’s website (updated daily at 10:30am). For the most up-to-date information for Canada, visit the Public Health Agency of Canada’s website.

Number of confirmed cases in Chatham-Kent

Last updated: April 8, 2020 at 12:30pm
Confirmed COVID-19 cases*17
Deaths among confirmed cases1
Confirmed cases who have recovered4
Confirmed cases currently hospitalized1

*Confirmed cases reflect the number of residents who have had a positive test result for COVID-19. Guidance for testing is based on clinical assessment and focuses on prioritization of those at highest risk. Under these testing circumstances, lab-confirmed cases may not accurately reflect levels of infection.

Local testing

Last updated: April 8, 2020 at 12:30pm
Total tested*411
Pending tests59

*Although CK Public Health receives advanced notification of the majority of testing among CK residents, these numbers are subject to some under-reporting.

Confirmed Cases in Chatham-Kent

Last updated: April 8, 2020 at 12:30pm
Case CountDate ReportedPatient
(age, gender)
Transmission (travel,
close contact,
176 April 202060s FemaleClose contactSelf-isolation
166 April 202060s FemaleClose contactSelf-isolation
156 April 202060s MaleClose contactSelf-isolation
146 April 202060s FemaleClose contactSelf-isolation
136 April 202030s MaleClose contactSelf-isolation
123 April 202070s MaleTravel (USA)Self-isolation
113 April 202060s FemalePendingHospital
103 April 202030s FemalePendingSelf-isolation
91 April 202020s FemaleClose contactSelf-isolation
831 March 202040s MaleClose contactSelf-isolation
731 March 202040s FemaleClose contactSelf-isolation
628 March 202060s MalePendingSelf-isolation
528 March 202030s MaleTravel (USA)Resolved
426 March 202040s MalePendingResolved
326 March 202040s MalePendingResolved
218 March 202080s FemaleTravel (USA)Deceased
117 March 202050s MaleTravel (USA)Resolved