Category: OCHD

Another case of measles has been confirmed in Ocean County, the first since the previous outbreak was declared over by officials back in January.

  The New Jersey Department of Health warns residents that this new case of measles in an Ocean County resident might have exposed others to the disease between Feb. 26 and 27. Health officials are investigating whether it is connected to the previous measles outbreak in Ocean County or other areas.   

  If you visited the following areas, you may have been exposed:

  • Congregation Sons of Israel Park Avenue, 401 Park Ave, Lakewood, NJ on February 26, 2019 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:15 p.m.
  • Kol Shimshon, 323 Squankum Rd, Lakewood, NJ on February 27, 2019 from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

For more information on this and previous outbreaks, check out Jersey Shore Online