22 test positive out of 806; CAR score now down to 2.1

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The Joint Information Center has reported 22 new positives out of 806 tested for COVID-19.

Of these 22 cases, five (5) cases were identified through contact tracing. Four (4) cases reported recent travel and were identified in quarantine.

As of December 3, 2020, the COVID Area Risk (CAR) Score is 2.1. The CAR Score accounts for the incidence of new cases, how well current testing identifies these cases, and the rate of spread. An ideal CAR Score for Guam would be 5.0 and below. To learn more about the CAR Score, visit Strive for Five.

To date, there have been a total of 6,942 officially reported cases of COVID-19 with 112 deaths, 800 cases in active isolation and 6,030 not in active isolation.

The following tables provide COVID-19 test results reported to the Joint Information Center on Thursday, December 3 and reflects results from Wednesday, December 2:

 

COVID-19 CASE COUNT

TOTAL

NEW CASES

REPORTED TODAY

PAST 7 DAYS

COVID-19 CASES:

6,942

22

237

CONFIRMED CASES:

6,802

20

222

PROBABLE CASES:

140

2

15

 

COVID-19 DIAGNOSTIC TESTING ON GUAM

TOTAL

NEW DIAGNOSTIC TESTS

REPORTED TODAY

PERCENT

POSITIVE

COVID-19 TESTS

88,126

806

7.9%

MOLECULAR TESTS

85,818

470

7.9%

ANTIGEN TEST

2,308

336

6.1%

 

CASE BREAKDOWN

STATUS

TOTAL

CURRENT ISOLATION LOCATION

TOTAL

COVID-19 Death

112

Hospital

39

Active Isolation

800

Home

700

Not In Isolation

6,030

Isolation Facility

43

Civilian

6,619

Military

19

Military Service Member

323

 

COVID HOSPITAL CENSUS

Guam Memorial Hospital

Guam Regional Medical City

U.S. Naval Hospital

TOTAL

COVID ADMISSION

35

4

0

39

IN ICU

8

1

0

9

ON VENTILATOR

6

1

0

7