The Ministry of Health provided the following update on T&T’s COVID-19 update.
24 additional persons have tested positive for COVID -19
These new patients will be processed for admission at the discretion of the CMoHs.
2 persons have been discharged from public health facilities.
There have been 39 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 Ministry of Health regrets to inform the public that there has been one (1) additional
COVID-19 related death. The person is a female with pre-existing medical conditions.
This brings the total number of COVID-19 related deaths to 106.
COVID-19 Positive Patients in Hospital – 62 – Couva Hospital and Multi-Training Facility 48
Caura Hospital 11
Arima General Hospital 0
Augustus Long Hospital 0
St Ann’s Hospital 0
Scarborough Regional Hospital at the Fort 3
Scarborough General Hospital, Signal Hill 0
COVID-19 Positive Patients in Step-down / Transition Facilities – 38
Claxton Bay Correctional Facility 23
UWI, Debe 15
UWI, Canada Hall 0
UWI, Freedom Hall 0