The Ministry of Health provides the following clinical update as of Sunday morning:
Number of samples submitted to the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA), the UWI and other local sites for testing for COVID-19. 28,995
Number of unique patient tests completed 25,932
Number of repeated tests 3,063
Number of samples which have tested positive at public and private facilities in Trinidad and Tobago 3,866
Total number of active cases 2,049
Number of deaths 64
Number of persons discharged from public health facilities 835
Number of recovered community cases 918
The Ministry of Health provides the following update:
• 13 additional persons have tested positive for COVID -19.
These 13 new patients will be processed for admission at the discretion of the CMOHs.
• The Ministry of Health regrets to inform the public that there have been 3 additional
COVID19 related deaths. The persons are 1 elderly male and 2 elderly females, all with comorbidities. This brings the total number of COVID-19 related deaths to 64.
• 6 persons have been discharged from public health facilities
• There have been 52 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 – (81)
Couva Hospital and Multi-Training Facility 53
Caura Hospital 21
Arima General Hospital 7
COVID-19 Positive Patients in Step-down / Transition Facilities – 131
Brooklyn Facility, Sangre Grande 0
UWI, Debe 7
UWI, Canada hall 52
UWI, Freedom hall 72