3 test positive for COVID-19

282

Three cases tested positive at the Department of Public Health and Social Services (DPHSS). Two of these cases reported contact to previously confirmed cases and were identified through contact tracing.

To date, there have been a total of 359 confirmed cases of COVID-19 with 5 deaths, 304 released from isolation, and 50 active cases. Of those cases, 310 are classified as civilians and 49 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 updated information on COVID-19 cases on Guam, visit the COVID-19 Dashboard and Situation Report at http://dphss.guam.gov/covid-19/.

Cumulative Results

The following breakdown provides cumulative COVID-19 test results for Saturday, August 1, 2020:

Laboratory

New Cases Reported on Saturday, August 1

Samples Tested (July 31)

Total Negative Cases (March 12 – August 1)

Total Confirmed Cases (March 12 – August 1, 2020)

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

3

162

12,015

222

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

0

N/A

2,941

68

Diagnostic Laboratory Services (DLS)2

0

N/A

3,217

48

Guam Memorial Hospital Authority (GMHA) Laboratory3

0

N/A

2,774

12

Guam National Guard (GUNG) Laboratory4

0

N/A

17

0

Guam Regional Medical City (GRMC) Laboratory5

0

N/A

721

0

Other Laboratories

0

N/A

N/A

1

Probable cases

0

N/A

N/A

8

AS OF 11:25 AM, SATURDAY,

AUGUST 1, 2020

Total Confirmed:

3

Total Samples Tested:

162

Total Negative Cases (March 12 – August 1):

21,685

Total COVID-19 Cases (March 12 – August 1):

359

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

2Beginning March 31, 2020 4Beginning April 23, 2020

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