59 persons now recovered, released from Hospital

59 persons now recovered, released from Hospital

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.