An elderly male with pre-existing medical conditions is the latest patient to die from Covid-19 in Trinidad and Tobago.
In its Wednesday morning update, the Ministry of Health noted that that the total number of deaths in T&T was now 84.
It stated that 30 more people have tested positive with 1,782 active cases.
Number of Samples submitted to the Caribbean Public Health Agency, the University of the West Indies testing site at Mt Hope and other local sites: 32,770
Number of people tested: 29,664
People having more than one test: 3,106
Positive samples in public and private facilities in TT: 4,876
Active Covid-19 cases: 1,782
Number of Deaths: 84
Discharges from public health facilities: 1,114
Recovered Community cases: 1,896
Positive patients in hospital – 106
Couva Hospital and Multi-Training Facility: 65 with five in the intensive care unit (ICU) and eight in the high dependency unit.
Caura Hospital: 26
Arima General Hospital: Three with three in ICU.
August Long Hospital: Zero
St Ann’s Hospital: Three
Scarborough Regional Hospital at the Fort: Eight
Scarborough General Hospital, Signal Hill: One
Positive patients in stepdown/Transitional facilities: 13
UWI Debe: Ten