JIC #217: 112 tested TUESDAY; 4 new cases of COVID-19 found

JIC #217

Guam Public Health reports four new cases of COVID-19 following testing of 112 samples on Tuesday, July 7.

All four cases reported household contact to confirmed cases and were identified through contact tracing.

3 people remain hospitalized with COVID-19, 2 at GMH, and a third at Naval Hospital.

To date, there have been a total of 307 confirmed cases of COVID-19 with 5 deaths, 202 released from isolation, and 100 active cases.

Of those cases, 261 are classified as civilians and 46 are military service members.

Cumulative Results 

The following breakdown provides cumulative COVID-19 test results for Wednesday, July 8:

Certain Functions of the DPHSS Website Inaccessible 

The DPHSS website, http://dphss.guam.gov/ is experiencing technical difficulties and certain links on the website will be inaccessible until assessments are complete.

The Joint Information Center will advise once the website is fully operational again.

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 that are officially reported to the Department of Public Health and Social Services (DPHSS) as well as lab results from the DPHSS Guam Public Health Laboratory (GHPL) once a day.