The Ministry of Health provided the following update on T&T’s COVID-19 status.
12 additional persons have tested positive for COVID-19.
1 person has been discharged from public health facilities.
There have been 13 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 have been two (2) additional COVID-19 related deaths.
The persons are an elderly male and an elderly female both with pre-existing medical conditions.
This brings the total number of COVID-19 related deaths to 125.
COVID-19 Positive Patients in Hospital – 24
Couva Hospital and Multi-Training Facility 14
Caura Hospital 5
Arima General Hospital 0
Augustus Long Hospital 0
St Ann’s Hospital 0
Scarborough Regional Hospital at the Fort 5
Scarborough General Hospital, Signal Hill 0
COVID-19 Positive Patients in Step-down / Transition Facilities – 40
Claxton Bay Correctional Facility 8
UWI, Debe 27