Tuesday 7 July, 2020

Update: 3,091 samples submitted for testing, no new cases

Update 10 pm: 

A total of 3,091 samples have been submitted for testing for COVID-19 to the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) and the University of West Indies (UWI) site.

As of Wednesday night, we have no new confirmed cases of COVID-19. 

All other statistics remain unchanged. 

Update 4 pm:

Twenty-eight more samples have been submitted for COVID-19 testing.

In it's 4 pm update on Wednesday, the Ministry of Health said 3074 samples have been submitted to the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) and the University of West Indies (UWI) site.

No new confirmed COVID-19 cases have been reported in Trinidad and Tobago since April 26.

The number of confirmed cases remains at 116, with eight recorded deaths.

There are also no hospitalised patients in the public health system; 108 patients have been discharged.

Original story

No new confirmed COVID-19 cases have been reported in Trinidad and Tobago since April 26.

The number of confirmed cases remains at 116, with eight deaths recorded.

In it's 10 am update on Wednesday, the Ministry of Health said 3046 samples have been submitted to the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) and the UWI site for testing.

A total of 2629 unique patients tests have been completed, while 417 tests have been repeated.

Speaking at the virtual media briefing on Wednesday, Chief Medical Officer Dr Roshan Parasram said there are currently 85 people at state quarantine facilities across Trinidad and Tobago.

There are no hospitalised patients in the public health system; 108 patients have been discharged to date.

 

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