109 new COVID cases; 27 hospitalized; risk score 30

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The Department of Public Health and Social Services (DPHSS) on Saturday reported a preliminary case count of one hundred-nine (109) new cases of COVID-19 from 837 specimens analyzed on August 27.

Additional results are pending analysis and submission from other clinics and will be reported on Monday, August 30.

To date, there have been a total of 10,155 officially reported cases of COVID-19 with 145 deaths, 1,186 cases in active isolation and 8,824 not in active isolation.

As of August 27, the CAR Score is 30.

There are 27 hospitalized for COVID-19, with 18 unvaccinated.

The Guam Memorial Hospital (GMH) and Guam Regional Medical City (GRMC) report the following COVID-19 hospital census, as of 6 p.m. Saturday:

 

CENSUS

GMH

GRMC

USNH

TOTAL

COVID-19 Admission

12

15

27

ICU

4

0

4

Ventilator

0

0

0

Vaccination Status

10 UNVACCINATED

8 UNVACCINATED

Unavailable

18 UNVACCINATED

 

Guam COVID-19 Vaccination Update

As of August 27, 477 additional residents received their first dose in a two-dose series, 121 residents received their dose in the single-dose series and an additional 329 residents have become fully vaccinated. To date, a total of 108,712 (79.76%) of Guam’s eligible population (residents 12 years and older) is fully vaccinated. This percentage includes 8,866 fully vaccinated residents between the ages of 12 – 17, as well as Guam’s fully vaccinated adult population of 99,846.

(JIC Release No. 768)

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