The following is a press release from the Ministry of Health:
The Ministry of Health provides the following clinical update as of the morning of Monday
September 14, 2020:
Number of samples submitted to the Caribbean PublicHealth Agency (CARPHA), the UWI and other local sites for testing for COVID-19. 27,006
Number of unique patient tests completed 23,963
Number of repeated tests 3,043
Number of samples which have tested positive at public and private facilities in Trinidad and Tobago 3,091
Total number of active cases 2,250
Number of deaths 54
Number of persons discharged 787
The Ministry of Health provides the following update:
Forty–nine (49) additional persons have tested positive for COVID -19.
The forty–nine (49) positive cases reported shows results from samples taken during the period September 3rd to September 12th, 2020. Therefore, this figure is NOT representative of the positive cases over the last 24 hours only. All established protocols have been implemented.
The Ministry of Health regrets to inform the public that there is an additional COVID-19 related death. The person is an elderly male with co-morbidities. This brings the total number of COVID-19 related deaths to 54.
Fifteen (15) persons have been discharged.
COVID-19 Positive Patients in Hospital – (102)
One thousand nine hundred and fifty-nine (1959) patients have been home isolated under the continuous monitoring of the respective County Medical Officer Health (CMOH) offices.
Forty-nine (49) new patients will be processed for admission at the discretion of the CMOHs.
Couva Hospital and Multi-Training Facility 70
Caura Hospital 27
Arima General Hospital 5 (ICU)
COVID-19 Positive Patients in Step-down / Transition Facilities – 128
Brooklyn Facility, Sangre Grande 0
UWI, Debe 7
UWI, Canada hall 50
UWI, Freedom hall 71