183rd and 184th COVID-linked deaths; 101 new cases; 74 hospitalized

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The Joint Information Center (JIC) was notified that Guam’s 183rd and 184th COVID-19-related fatalities occurred at the Guam Memorial Hospital on September 23, 2021:

  • The 183rd COVID-19-related fatality was a 76-year-old male, vaccinated, with multiple underlying health conditions, who tested positive on September 13.

  • The 184th COVID-19-related fatality was a 56-year-old male, unvaccinated, with multiple underlying health conditions who tested positive on September 8.

“We express our deepest condolences to their loved ones this evening, joining the island in offering our prayers for healing and comfort,” said Governor Lou Leon Guerrero. “The virus continues to disrupt our wellbeing, hitting our community with mental anguish and physical stress. Our attentiveness to the warning signs and maintaining precautionary measures against the spread could put an end to this disruption.”

101 out of 1,067 Test Positive for COVID-19

DPHSS reported 101 new cases out of 1,067 tests performed on September 22. 20 cases were identified through contact tracing. To date, there have been a total of 14,098 officially reported cases, 184 deaths, 2,936 cases in active isolation, and 10,978 not in active isolation. The CAR Score is 27.9.

There are 74 Hospitalized for COVID-19.

CENSUS as of 6 p.m

Guam Memorial Hospital

Guam Regional Medical City

U.S. Naval Hospital

TOTAL

COVID-19 Admission

40

29

5

74

ICU

11

3

1

15

Ventilator

9

0

1

10

Vaccination Status

25 UNVACCINATED

21 UNVACCINATED

UNAVAILABLE

46 UNVACCINATED

 

(JIC Release No. 797)

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