59 test positive for COVID-19; total now 1619

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The Joint Information Center reports 59 new positive cases of COVID-19 roday. Of the 59 newly confirmed cases, 15 cases were identified through contact tracing.

To date, there have been a total of 1,619 confirmed cases of COVID-19 with 14 deaths, 744 not in isolation, and 861 cases in active isolation. Of those cases, 1,386 are classified as civilians and 233 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 Friday, September 4 and reflects results from Thursday, September 3:

Laboratory

New Cases Reported on Friday, September 4

Samples Tested  on Thursday, September 3

Total Negative Tests (March 12 – September 4)

Total Confirmed Cases (March 12 – September 4, 2020)

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

11

191

20,943

693

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

13

121

5,679

409

Diagnostic Laboratory Services (DLS)2

25

193

5,654

265

Guam Memorial Hospital Authority (GMHA) Laboratory3

4

37

4,048

126

Guam National Guard (GUNG) Laboratory4

0

0

17

0

Guam Regional Medical City (GRMC) Laboratory5

5

50

1,775

79

Private Clinics6

1

30

377

45

Other Laboratories

N/A

N/A

N/A

2

AS OF 8 PM, FRIDAY,

SEPTEMBER 4, 2020

Total Confirmed:

59

Total Samples Tested:

622

Total Negative Tests:

38,493

Total COVID-19 Cases:

1,619

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:    1,386

Military:       233

Stable:             802

Hospitalized1:

  GMH:              48

          ICU:        11

  GRMC:             5

  Naval Hospital: 6

Released2:       744

Deaths:              14

Female:    722

Male:       897

North:           805

Central:         382

South:           271

Homeless:      04

Non-resident: 52

Dubai:             02

Japan:              01

Philippines:     20

Singapore:       01

U.S.:                96

Mexico:           01

Identified in Quarantine4:    92

90+:              05

80-89:           21

70-79:           50

60-69:         144

50-59:         246

40-49:         219

30-39:         336

20-29:         392

10-19:         133

0-9:               73

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