JIC #203: 259 tested SATURDAY, Zero positive

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The Department of Public Health and Social Services (DPHSS) tested 259 individuals for COVID-19 on Saturday, June 27, 2020 with conclusive results.

Zero tested positive through DPHSS and 259 tested negative for SARS-CoV-2. Results include 215 samples from COVID-19 drive-through testing held at the St. Francis church parking lot in Yona on Thursday.

On Sunday, June 28, the Guam Public Health Laboratory (GPHL) will test 178 samples from individuals identified as close contacts of confirmed cases based on contact tracing investigations.

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. The following breakdown provides cumulative COVID-19 test results for Saturday, June 27, 2020:

 

Laboratory

Confirmed on Saturday, June 27

Samples Tested (June 27)

Samples Tested (June 26)

Total Negative Cases (March 12 – June 27)

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

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

0

259

361

6,909

173

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

0

N/A

N/A

1,625

51

Diagnostic Laboratory Services (DLS)2

0

N/A

N/A

1,348

11

Guam Memorial Hospital Authority (GMHA) Laboratory3

0

N/A

N/A

1,633

5

Guam National Guard (GUNG) Laboratory4

0

N/A

N/A

17

0

Guam Regional Medical City (GRMC) Laboratory5

0

N/A

N/A

371

0

Probable cases

0

N/A

N/A

N/A

8

AS OF 7:40 PM, SATURDAY,

JUNE 27, 2020

Total Confirmed:

0

Total Samples Tested:

259

Total Samples Tested:

361

Total Negative Cases (March 12 – June 27):

11,903

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

248

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

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

3Beginning April 15, 2020

To date, there have been a total of 248 confirmed cases of COVID-19 with 5 deaths, 179 released from isolation, and 64 active cases. Of those cases, 206 are classified as civilians, and 42 are military service members.

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.

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