Covid

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

2 (ICU)

10 (HDU)

Caura Hospital 21 

Arima General Hospital 7 

COVID-19 Positive Patients in Step-down / Transition Facilities – 131 

Brooklyn Facility, Sangre Grande 0

Balandra 0

Tacarigua 0

UWI, Debe 7

UWI, Canada hall 52

UWI, Freedom hall 72

NAPA 0

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