Preliminary COVID-19 test results: 89 new cases; 79 hospitalized

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On Saturday, the Department of Public Health and Social Services (DPHSS) reported a preliminary case count of eight-nine (89) new cases of COVID-19 from 915 specimens analyzed on September 17.

Additional results are pending analysis and submission from other clinics and will be reported on Monday, September 20.

To date, there have been a total of 13,438 officially reported cases of COVID-19 with 179 deaths, 2,602 cases in active isolation, and 10,657 not in active isolation.

As of September 17, the CAR Score is 36.2.

There are 79 hospitalized for COVID-19.

The Guam Memorial Hospital (GMH) and Guam Regional Medical City (GRMC) report the following COVID-19 hospital census, as of 6 p.m. Saturday:

CENSUS

GMH

GRMC

USNH

TOTAL

COVID-19 Admission

48

31

79

ICU

8

6

14

Ventilator

3

2

5

Vaccination Status

28 UNVACCINATED

1 INELIGIBLE

13 UNVACCINATED

12 UNKNOWN

UNAVAILABLE

41 UNVACCINATED

12 UNKNOWN

1 INELIGIBLE

(JIC Release No. 791)

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