28 test positive for COVID-19; total now 1891

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The Joint Information Center reported that 28 tested positive for COVID-19 on Saturday, Sept. 12.

To date, there have been a total of 1,891 confirmed cases of COVID-19 with 25 deaths, 748 cases in active isolation, and 1,118 not in isolation. Of those cases, 1,642 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 Saturday, September 12 and reflects results from Friday, September 11 – Saturday, September 12:

Laboratory

New Cases Reported on Saturday, September 12

Samples Tested on Friday, September 11 – Saturday, September 12

Total Negative Tests (March 12 – September 12)

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

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

28

343

22,514

863

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

0

7

6,047

430

Diagnostic Laboratory Services (DLS)2

N/A

N/A

5,990

298

Guam Memorial Hospital Authority (GMHA) Laboratory3

N/A

N/A

4,293

154

Guam National Guard (GUNG) Laboratory4

N/A

N/A

17

0

Guam Regional Medical City (GRMC) Laboratory5

N/A

N/A

2,059

89

Private Clinics6

N/A

N/A

552

55

Other Laboratories

N/A

N/A

N/A

2

AS OF 9:25 PM, SATURDAY,

SEPTEMBER 12, 2020

Total Confirmed:

28

Total Samples Tested:

350

Total Negative Tests:

41,472

Total COVID-19 Cases:

1,891

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

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

For the latest information on COVID-19, visit dphss.guam.gov or guamrecovery.com. For inquiries on COVID-19, contact 311 through a local number, or call the Joint Information Center at (671) 478-0208/09/10.

(JIC Release No. 326)

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