The Ministry of Health provided the following update on T&T’s COVID-19 status.
• 19 additional persons have tested positive for COVID -19.
These new patients will be processed for admission at the discretion of the CMOHs.
• 6 persons have been discharged from public health facilities.
• There have been 27 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.
COVID-19 Positive Patients in Hospital – 46
Couva Hospital and Multi-Training Facility 26
Caura Hospital 2
Arima General Hospital 0
Augustus Long Hospital 0
St Ann’s Hospital 0
Scarborough Regional Hospital at the Fort 18
Scarborough General Hospital, Signal Hill 0
COVID-19 Positive Patients in Step-down / Transition Facilities – 26
Claxton Bay Correctional Facility 11
UWI, Debe 7