One additional person has been discharged from the Hospital.
The Ministry of Health confirmed that the person was discharged from the Couva Hospital and Multi-training Facility.
The Ministry also provided the following update:
Number of samples submitted to the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) for testing for COVID-19- 1525
Number of unique patient tests completed- 1256
Number of repeated tests- 269
Number of samples which have tested positive- 116
Number of deaths- 8
COVID-19 Patients in Hospitals
Total number of hospitalized patients – 9, all ambulatory patients who are held at the Couva Hospital. There are currently no patients at Caura Hospital.
COVID-19 Patients in Step-down/ Transition Facilities
- 8 persons at the Sangre Grande Centre (Brooklyn Facility)- all are low risk, stable patients.
- 32 persons at the Home of Football, Couva- all are low risk, stable patients
There are currently no persons in the HDU and ICU.