The Ministry of Health provided the following update on T&T’s COVID-19 status.
• 67 additional persons have tested positive for COVID -19 – these new patients will be processed for admission at the discretion of the CMOHs.
• 7 persons have been discharged from public health facilities.
• There have been 18 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 – 41
Couva Hospital and Multi-Training Facility 28
Caura Hospital 11
Arima General Hospital 0
Augustus Long Hospital 0
St Ann’s Hospital 1
Scarborough Regional Hospital at the Fort 1
Scarborough General Hospital, Signal Hill 0
COVID-19 Positive Patients in Step-down / Transition Facilities – 29
Claxton Bay Correctional Facility 17
UWI, Debe 12