The Ministry of Health provided the following update on T&T’s COVID-19 status.
• 7 additional persons have tested positive for COVID -19.
These new patients will be processed for admission at the discretion of the CMOHs.
• 5 persons have been discharged from public health facilities.
• There have been 29 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 – 36
Couva Hospital and Multi-Training Facility 21
Caura Hospital 4
Arima General Hospital 0
Augustus Long Hospital 0
St Ann’s Hospital 0
Scarborough Regional Hospital at the Fort 11
Scarborough General Hospital, Signal Hill 0
COVID-19 Positive Patients in Step-down / Transition Facilities – 29
Claxton Bay Correctional Facility 11
UWI, Debe 7