52 test positive for COVID-19; total now 1671

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The Joint Information Center has reported 52 new cases of COVID-19. To date, there have been a total of 1,671 confirmed cases of COVID-19 with 15 deaths, 744 not in isolation, and 912 cases in active isolation.

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 5 and reflects results from Friday, September 4 – Saturday, September 5:

Laboratory

New Cases Reported on Saturday, September 5

Samples Tested  on Friday, September 4 – Saturday, September 5

Total Negative Tests (March 12 – September 5)

Total Confirmed Cases (March 12 – September 5, 2020)

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

44

505

21,404

737

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

8

124

5,795

417

Diagnostic Laboratory Services (DLS)2

N/A

N/A

5,654

265

Guam Memorial Hospital Authority (GMHA) Laboratory3

N/A

N/A

4,048

126

Guam National Guard (GUNG) Laboratory4

N/A

N/A

17

0

Guam Regional Medical City (GRMC) Laboratory5

N/A

N/A

1,775

79

Private Clinics6

N/A

N/A

377

45

Other Laboratories

N/A

N/A

N/A

2

AS OF 11:20 PM, SATURDAY,

SEPTEMBER 5, 2020

Total Confirmed:

52

Total Samples Tested:

629

Total Negative Tests:

39,070

Total COVID-19 Cases:

1,671

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

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

(JIC Release No. 208)

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