17 test positive for COVID-19

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The Joint Information Center has reported 17 new cases of COVID-19 today. Of the 17 newly reported cases, four cases were identified through contact tracing.

To date, there have been a total of 1,863 confirmed cases of COVID-19 with 23 deaths, 722 cases in active isolation, and 1,118 not in isolation. Of those cases, 1,614 are classified as civilians and 249 are military service members.

COVID-19 test results are reported from multiple labs at varying times of the day. The Joint Information Center will report cumulative COVID-19 test results once a day, unless unavailable.

For information on COVID-19 cases, visit the COVID-19 Dashboard and Situation Report at http://dphss.guam.gov/covid-19/. The COVID-19 Dashboard is updated on business days.

Cumulative Results

The following breakdown provides cumulative COVID-19 test results reported to the Joint Information Center on Friday, September 11 and reflects results from Thursday, September 10:

Laboratory

New Cases Reported on Thursday, September 11

Samples Tested on Thursday, September 10

Total Negative Tests (March 12 – September 11)

Total Confirmed Cases (March 12 – September 11, 2020)

Department of Public Health & Social Services (DPHSS) Guam Public Health Laboratory (GPHL)

4

148

22,199

835

Naval Health Research Center (NHRC)1/U.S. Naval Hospital (USNH) Guam2

1

49

6,040

430

Diagnostic Laboratory Services (DLS)2

4

41

5,990

298

Guam Memorial Hospital Authority (GMHA) Laboratory3

4

52

4,293

154

Guam National Guard (GUNG) Laboratory4

0

0

17

0

Guam Regional Medical City (GRMC) Laboratory5

3

41

2,059

89

Private Clinics6

1

64

552

55

Other Laboratories

N/A

N/A

N/A

2

AS OF 5:15 PM, FRIDAY,

SEPTEMBER 11, 2020

Total Confirmed:

17

Total Samples Tested:

395

Total Negative Tests:

41,150

Total COVID-19 Cases:

1,863

1Beginning March 26, 2020 3Beginning April 15, 2020 5Beginning April 30, 2020

2Beginning March 31, 2020 4Beginning April 23, 2020 6Beginning August 10, 2020

Profiles of Confirmed Cases

STATUS

MEDICAL STATUS

GENDER

RESIDENTIAL LOCATION

TRAVEL HISTORY3

AGE GROUP

Civilian:    1,614

Military:       249

Stable:             670

Hospitalized1:

  GMH:              50

          ICU:        12

  GRMC:             2

          ICU:          1

  Naval Hospital: 0

Released2:    1,118

Deaths:              23

Female:    808

Male:    1,055

North:           919

Central:         520

South:           294

Homeless:      04

Non-resident: 52

Dubai:             02

Japan:              01

Philippines:     20

Singapore:       01

U.S.:               104

Mexico:           01

Identified in Quarantine4:   101

90+:              05

80-89:           22

70-79:           54

60-69:         157

50-59:         278

40-49:         284

30-39:         383

20-29:         443

10-19:         153

0-9:               84

1Hospitalization rate is based on intake numbers reported to the JIC. This number may be subject to change.

2Some cases that were previously released from isolation have tested positive through follow-up testing

3Some cases traveled to more than one country

4Includes home/self-quarantine and quarantine in a Government of Guam facility