JIC #168: One COVID-19 positive reported through Andersen screening


One new case of COVID-19 was reported to the Department of Public Health and Social Services (DPHSS) on June 8, 2020. The case was identified through screening done at Andersen AFB and was asymptomatic at the time of testing.

COVID-19 test results are reported from multiple labs at varying times of the day. Cumulative test results will be provided this evening once all tests from today are finalized.

To date, there have been 180 cases confirmed through COVID-19 testing provided with 5 deaths, 163 released from isolation, and 12 active cases. As this is an evolving situation, information is subject to change with little to no notice. For updated information on COVID-19 cases on Guam, visit the COVID-19 Dashboard and Situation Report at http://dphss.guam.gov/covid-19/.

Profiles of Earlier Confirmed Cases






Stable:                12

Hospitalized:      00

Released:          163

Deaths:               05

Female:              89

Male:                 91

North:                98

Central:              51

South:                27

Homeless:          03

Non-resident:     01

Dubai:                 02

Japan:                  01

Philippines:         10

Singapore:           01

U.S.:                    09

Mexico:               01

90+:                01

80-89:             07

70-79:             11

60-69:             39

50-59:             32

40-49:             31

30-39:             22

20-29:             20

10-19:             15

0-9:                 02

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

**Some cases traveled to more than one country

Expanded COVID-19 Testing Continues

DPHSS, in collaboration with the Government of Guam, the Mayors Council of Guam, private, and federal agencies, continues expanded COVID-19 testing.

Testing is free and open to the public. No symptoms are needed to qualify for testing. If your village is not listed, please proceed to a neighboring village for testing. Please bring an I.D., if one is available. The expanded testing schedule is as follows:

COVID-19 Drive-Through Testing:

  • Wednesday, June 10, 2020, 9 a.m. -12 p.m. at the Mongmong Church

    • Free and open to Mongmong-Toto-Maite residents

  • Thursday, June 11, 2020, 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. at the Merizo Senior Center

    • Free and open to Merizo residents

  • Tuesday, June 16, 2020, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. at the Piti Mayor’s Office

    • Free and open to Piti residents

  • Wednesday, June 17, 2020, 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. at the Santa Rita Senior Center

    • Free and open to Santa Rita residents

  • Thursday, June 18, 2020, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. at the St. Anthony Church grounds, Tamuning

    • Free and open to Tamuning and Tumon residents

  • Tuesday, June 23, 2020, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. at the GPD Police Koban Parking Lot (next to Barrigada Community Center)

    • Free and open to Barrigada residents

  • Wednesday, June 24, 2020, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. at the Agana Heights Mayor’s Office

    • Free and open to Agana Heights residents

If you are experiencing symptoms consistent with COVID-19, please call your health care provider. If a patient does not have a regular health care provider, they can call any of the Community Health Centers or the DPHSS Medical Triage Hotline phone numbers listed below to report symptoms and obtain guidance from clinicians, or call 311 and dial option number 1.

  • (671) 480-7859

  • (671) 480-6760/3

  • (671) 480-7883

  • (671) 687-6170 (ADA Dedicated Number)

For inquiries on COVID-19, contact 311 through a local number, or call the Joint Information Center at (671) 478-0208/09/10.