4 COVID-linked deaths reported

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The Joint Information Center was notified that Guam’s 95th COVID-19-related fatality occurred at the U.S. Naval Hospital (USNH) at approximately 6:55 p.m. last night. The patient was a 72-year-old male with underlying conditions that were further compounded by COVID-19. He was admitted to USNH on October 31, 2020 and was a known positive case.

Guam’s 96th COVID-19-related fatality occurred at the Guam Memorial Hospital (GMH) at approximately 10:25 p.m. last night. The patient was a 50-year-old male and tested positive for COVID-19 upon admission on November 4, 2020.

Guam’s 97th COVID-19-related fatality occurred at GMH at approximately 1:02 a.m. The patient was a 64-year-old female with underlying conditions that were further compounded by COVID-19. She was admitted to GMH on October 30, 2020 and was a known positive case.

Guam’s 98th COVID-19-related fatality occurred at the Guam Regional Medical City (GRMC) at approximately 10:34 a.m. The patient was a 65-year-old female with underlying conditions that were further compounded by COVID-19. She was admitted to GRMC on November 16, 2020 and tested positive upon admission.

“Our day is filled with sorrow as we learn of four more passings to COVID-19. May their families accept our deepest condolences and sympathies,” said Governor Lou Leon Guerrero. “Too many souls have been lost to this virus and too many people have been left to grieve. Our vigilance and our commitment to protecting each other are what will get us through this.”

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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