The Ministry of Health provided the following update on T&T’s COVID-19 status.
• 10 additional persons have tested positive for COVID -19.
• 8 persons have been discharged from public health facilities.
• There have been 56 recovered community cases.
Recovered community cases refer to persons who were previously COVID-19 positive and in self-isolation at home and subsequently met the discharge criteria and were released from self-isolation.
The recent death was an elderly female with pre-existing conditions.
COVID-19 Positive Patients in Hospital – 48
Couva Hospital and Multi-Training Facility 30
Caura Hospital 15
Arima General Hospital 0
Augustus Long Hospital 1 (ICU)
St Ann’s Hospital 0
Scarborough Regional Hospital at the Fort 2
Scarborough General Hospital, Signal Hill 0
COVID-19 Positive Patients in Step-down / Transition Facilities – 32
Claxton Bay Correctional Facility 18
UWI, Debe 13
UWI, Canada Hall 0
UWI, Freedom Hall 0