39 test positive for COVID-19; total now 1966

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The Joint Information Center reported that 39 tested positive for COVID-19 on Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2020. To date, there have been a total of 1,966 confirmed cases of COVID-19 with 28 deaths, 626 cases in active isolation, and 1,312 not in isolation. Of those cases, 1,709 are classified as civilians and 257 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 Tuesday, September 15 and reflects results from Monday, September 14:

Laboratory

New Cases Reported on Tuesday, September 15

Samples Tested on Monday, September 14

Total Negative Tests (March 12 – September 15)

Total Confirmed Cases (March 12 – September 15, 2020)

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

16

190

22,688

879

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

3

93

6,242

444

Diagnostic Laboratory Services (DLS)2

6

51

6,178

311

Guam Memorial Hospital Authority (GMHA) Laboratory3

8

46

4,432

173

Guam National Guard (GUNG) Laboratory4

0

0

17

0

Guam Regional Medical City (GRMC) Laboratory5

2

34

2,191

96

Private Clinics6

4

21

615

61

Other Laboratories

N/A

N/A

N/A

2

AS OF 9:35 PM, TUESDAY,

SEPTEMBER 15, 2020

Total Confirmed:

39

Total Samples Tested:

435

Total Negative Tests:

42,363

Total COVID-19 Cases:

1,966

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

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

 

 

Profiles of Confirmed Cases

STATUS

MEDICAL STATUS

GENDER

RESIDENTIAL LOCATION

TRAVEL HISTORY3

AGE GROUP

Civilian:    1,709

Military:       257

Stable:             579

Hospitalized1:

  GMH:              46

          ICU:        13

  GRMC:             1

          ICU:          0

  Naval Hospital: 0

Released2:    1,312

Deaths:              28

Female:   862

Male:    1,101

North:           997

Central:         555

South:           320

Homeless:      04

Non-resident: 52

Dubai:             02

Japan:              01

Philippines:     20

Singapore:       01

U.S.:               104

Mexico:           01

Identified in Quarantine4:   101

90+:              05

80-89:           22

70-79:           57

60-69:         161

50-59:         289

40-49:         302

30-39:         404

20-29:         470

10-19:         166

0-9:               87

1Hospitalization rate is based on intake numbers reported to the JIC. This number may be subject to change.

2Some cases that were previously released from isolation have tested positive through follow-up testing

3Some cases traveled to more than one country

4Includes home/self-quarantine and quarantine in a Government of Guam facility

 

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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