77 test positive for COVID-19; total now 984

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A total of 77 cases were reported today to the Department of Public Health and Social Services (DPHSS). Of the 77 newly confirmed cases, 20 cases were identified through contact tracing and one case reported recent travel from the United States and was identified in quarantine.

To date, there have been a total of 984 confirmed cases of COVID-19 with 7 deaths, 429 not in isolation, and 548 cases in active isolation. Of those cases, 823 are classified as civilians and 161 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 updated information on COVID-19 cases on Guam, visit the COVID-19 Dashboard and Situation Report at http://dphss.guam.gov/covid-19/.

Cumulative Results

The following breakdown provides cumulative COVID-19 test results for Tuesday, August 25, 2020:

Laboratory

New Cases Reported on Tuesday, August 25

Samples Tested on Monday, August 24

Total Negative Tests (March 12 – August 25)

Total Confirmed Cases (March 12 – August 25, 2020)

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

17

499

18,590

443

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

27

206

4,784

238

Diagnostic Laboratory Services (DLS)2

19

130

4,841

160

Guam Memorial Hospital Authority (GMHA) Laboratory3

10

34

3,679

75

Guam National Guard (GUNG) Laboratory4

0

0

17

0

Guam Regional Medical City (GRMC) Laboratory5

3

39

1,287

39

Private Clinics6

1

23

220

19

Other Laboratories

N/A

N/A

N/A

2

Probable cases

N/A

N/A

N/A

8

AS OF 7:55 PM, TUESDAY,

AUGUST 25, 2020

Total Confirmed:

77

Total Samples Tested:

931

Total Negative Tests (March 12 – August 25):

33,418

Total COVID-19 Cases (March 12 – August 25):

984

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 STATUS1

GENDER

RESIDENTIAL LOCATION

TRAVEL HISTORY3

AGE GROUP

Civilian:      823

Military:      161

Stable:             521

Hospitalized2:    27

Released:         429

Deaths:              07

Female:    440

Male:       544

North:           495

Central:        235

South:           156

Homeless:      04

Non-resident: 55

Dubai:            02

Japan:             01

Philippines:    20

Singapore:      01

U.S.:               70

Mexico:          01

Identified in Quarantine:    73

90+:              02

80-89:           11

70-79:           30

60-69:           90

50-59:         134

40-49:         134

30-39:         209

20-29:         254

10-19:           81

0-9:               39

1Some cases that were previously released from isolation have tested positive through follow-up testing

2Hospitalization rate is based on intake numbers reported by GMH and USNH. This number may be subject to change.

3Some cases traveled to more than one country