JIC #198: Profiles of confirmed cases

JIC #198

Five cases tested positive through the Department of Public Health and Social Services and were reported last night.

One case reported household contact to a confirmed case and was identified through contact tracing.

The other four cases reported no contact to a confirmed case.

To date, there have been a total of 231 confirmed cases of COVID-19 with 5 deaths, 176 released from isolation, and 50 active cases.

Of those cases, 189 are classified as civilians, and 42 are military service members—35 of which have been identified among a unit deployed to Andersen Air Force Base (AFB).

COVID-19 test results are reported from multiple labs at varying times of the day. The cumulative total from all labs will be reported on a nightly basis, unless unavailable.

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/.

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