86 test positive for COVID-19 out of 571 tested

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The Joint Information Center reported 86 new COVID-19 cases as of 7:35 pm, Thursday, Oct. 15.

Of the 86 new cases, 32 were identified through contact tracing. Results from the Rapid Engagement Team’s outreach in Yigo will be reported tomorrow.

To date, there have been a total of 3,427 officially reported cases of COVID-19 with 61 deaths, 1,072 cases in active isolation and 2,294 not in active isolation. Of those cases, 3,143 are classified as civilians and 284 are military service members.

The following breakdown provides cumulative COVID-19 test results reported to the Joint Information Center on Thursday, October 15 and reflects results from Wednesday, October 14:

Laboratory

New Cases Reported on Thursday, October 15

Samples Tested on Wednesday, October 14

Total Negative Tests (March 12 – October 15)

Total Reported Cases (March 12 – October 15, 2020)

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

42

255

28,640

1,734

Department of Defense (DoD)

8

60

7,327

496

Diagnostic Laboratory Services (DLS)

16

76

7,604

571

Guam Memorial Hospital Authority (GMHA) Laboratory

3

32

5,320

261

Guam National Guard (GUNG) Laboratory

0

0

17

0

Guam Regional Medical City (GRMC) Laboratory

9

64

3,353

174

Private Clinics

8

81

1,757

179

Other Laboratories

0

0

N/A

2

Probable Case

0

3

20

10

AS OF 7:35 PM, THURSDAY,

OCTOBER 15, 2020

Total Confirmed:

86

Total Samples Tested:

571

Total Negative Tests:

54,038

Total COVID-19 Cases:

3,427

Profiles of Confirmed Cases

STATUS

MEDICAL STATUS

GENDER

RESIDENTIAL LOCATION

TRAVEL HISTORY2

AGE GROUP

Civilian:    3,143

Military:       284

Stable:          1,000

Hospitalized1:

  GMH:              67

         ICU:         15
Ventilator:  4

  GRMC:             3

          ICU:          2

  Naval Hospital: 2
ICU:          2

Released:     2,294

Deaths:             61

Female: 1,612

Male:    1,815

North:        1,875

Central:         940

South:           437

Homeless:      04

Non-resident: 87

U.S.:               146

Dubai:             02

Japan:              01

Mexico:           01

Philippines:     25

Singapore:       01

Identified in Quarantine3:   144

90+:              08

80-89:           32

70-79:           98

60-69:         280

50-59:         486

40-49:         516

30-39:         665

20-29:         795

10-19:         340

0-9:             207

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

2Some cases traveled to more than one country

3Includes home/self-quarantine and quarantine in a Government of Guam facility

(JIC Release No. 394)

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