37 of 930 test positive for COVID-19; CAR score drops further to 3.9

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The Joint Information Center reported 37 new cases of COVID-19 on Monday out of 930 tested.

To date, there have been a total of 6,889 officially reported cases of COVID-19 with 112 deaths, 931 cases in active isolation, and 5,846 not in active isolation.

Of these 37 cases, 12 cases were identified through contact tracing. One (1) case reported recent travel and was identified in quarantine.

As of December 1, 2020, the COVID Area Risk (CAR) Score is 3.9. 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.

The following tables provide COVID-19 test results reported to the Joint Information Center on Tuesday, December 1 and reflects results from Monday, November 30:

COVID-19 CASE COUNT

TOTAL

NEW CASES

REPORTED TODAY

PAST 7 DAYS

COVID-19 CASES:

6,889

37

287

CONFIRMED CASES:

6,757

35

276

PROBABLE CASES:

132

2

11

 

COVID-19 DIAGNOSTIC TESTING ON GUAM

TOTAL

NEW DIAGNOSTIC TESTS

REPORTED TODAY

PERCENT

POSITIVE

COVID-19 TESTS

86,568

930

8.0%

MOLECULAR TESTS

84,906

617

8.0%

ANTIGEN TEST

1,662

313

8.0%

 

CASE BREAKDOWN

STATUS

TOTAL

CURRENT ISOLATION LOCATION

TOTAL

COVID-19 Death

112

Hospital

46

Active Isolation

931

Home

821

Not In Isolation

5,846

Isolation Facility

43

Civilian

6,566

Military

21

Military Service Member

323

 

COVID HOSPITAL CENSUS

Guam Memorial Hospital

Guam Regional Medical City

U.S. Naval Hospital

TOTAL

COVID ADMISSION

41

5

0

46

IN ICU

9

1

0

10

ON VENTILATOR

3

1

0

4

GBHWC Crisis Hotline

The Guam Behavioral Health and Wellness Center (GBHWC) has a Crisis Hotline that is available 24/7 at (671) 647-8833/4. For those feeling anxious, stressed, overwhelmed or are needing to talk to someone, GBHWC has experienced providers available and ready to assist the community with any heightened stress and anxiety experienced as a result of COVID-19.

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.

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