JIC #208: 4 new COVID cases; 2 positive from DPHSS, 1 from DLS & 1 from DoD

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Four new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed on Tuesday.

The Department of Public Health reports they tested 266 samples and found 2 positive. 225 samples came from the the drive-through testing held at the Mangilao Senior Center and Mangilao Night Market Tuesday.

Another case was reported by Diagnostic Laboratory Services and the Department of Defense reported the fourth case.

To date, there have been a total of 259 confirmed cases of COVID-19 with 5 deaths, 179 released from isolation, and 75 active cases.

Of those cases, 215 are classified as civilians, and 44 are military service members.

Laboratory

Confirmed on Tuesday, June 30

Samples Tested (June 30)

Samples Tested (June 29)

Total Negative Cases (March 12 – June 30)

Total Confirmed Cases (March 12 – June 30, 2020)

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

2

266

65

7,463

177

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

1

N/A

14

1,702

53

Diagnostic Laboratory Services (DLS)2

1

N/A

84

1,707

16

Guam Memorial Hospital Authority (GMHA) Laboratory3

0

N/A

33

1,762

5

Guam National Guard (GUNG) Laboratory4

0

N/A

0

17

0

Guam Regional Medical City (GRMC) Laboratory5

0

N/A

4

405

0

Probable cases

0

N/A

N/A

N/A

8

AS OF 10:15 PM, TUESDAY,

JUNE 30, 2020

Total Confirmed:

4

Total Samples Tested:

266

Total Samples Tested:

200

Total Negative Cases (March 12 – June 30):

13,056

Total COVID-19 Cases (March 12 – June 30):

259

1Beginning March 26, 4Beginning April 23
2Beginning March 31, 5Beginning April 30
3Beginning April 15

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 Tuesday, June 30:

Governor Signs Executive Order 2020-23

Today, Governor Lou Leon Guerrero signed Executive Order 2020-23, relative to reconstituting the interagency council for coordinating homeless programs, establishing the Office of Homelessness Assistance and Poverty Prevention at the Mayors’ Council of Guam, and providing shelter and protection for unsheltered homeless families and individuals.

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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