9 test positive for COVID-19

794

Five COVID-19 cases tested positive at the Department of Public Health and Social Services (DPHSS). Three cases tested positive at Guam Memorial Hospital Authority (GMHA). One confirmed case was tested in Arizona and was notified of the test result upon arrival in Guam.

Out of the nine confirmed cases, seven reported recent travel to the continental United States. Six cases were identified in a government quarantine facility.

To date, there have been a total of 346 confirmed cases of COVID-19 with 5 deaths, 291 released from isolation, and 50 active cases. Of those cases, 297 are classified as civilians and 49 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 Monday, July 27, 2020:

Laboratory

New Cases Reported on Monday, July 27

Samples Tested (July 24-25)

Total Negative Cases (March 12 – July 27)

Total Confirmed Cases (March 12 – July 27, 2020)

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

5

367

11,196

212

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

0

107

2,634

68

Diagnostic Laboratory Services (DLS)2

0

112

2,967

46

Guam Memorial Hospital Authority (GMHA) Laboratory3

3

76

2,636

11

Guam National Guard (GUNG) Laboratory4

0

N/A

17

0

Guam Regional Medical City (GRMC) Laboratory5

0

21

685

0

Other Laboratories

1

N/A

N/A

1

Probable cases

0

N/A

N/A

8

AS OF 4:40 PM, MONDAY,

JULY 27, 2020

Total Confirmed:

9

Total Samples Tested:

683

Total Negative Cases (March 12 – July 27):

20,135

Total COVID-19 Cases (March 12 – July 27):

346

1Beginning March 26, 2020 4Beginning April 23, 2020

2Beginning March 31, 2020 5Beginning April 30, 2020

3Beginning April 15, 2020

Profiles of Confirmed Cases

STATUS

MEDICAL STATUS*

GENDER

RESIDENTIAL LOCATION

TRAVEL HISTORY**

AGE GROUP

Civilian:      297

Military:        49

Stable:               46

Hospitalized:     04

Released:         291

Deaths:              05

Female:    162

Male:       184

North:          190

Central:          75

South:            32

Homeless:      04

Non-resident: 45

Dubai:            02

Japan:             01

Philippines:    13

Singapore:      01

U.S.:               25

Mexico:          01

90+:              01

80-89:           07

70-79:           17

60-69:           49

50-59:           55

40-49:           59

30-39:           62

20-29:           61

10-19:           26

0-9:               09

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

**Some cases traveled to more than one country

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.

(JIC Release No. 239)

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