NINE more people have tested positive for Covid-19 in Trinidad and Tobago.
In its Sunday morning update, the Ministry of Health stated that these new nine patients will be processed for admission at the discretion of their chief medical officer of health.
The ministry also noted that 12 people have been discharged from public health facilities and reported 37 community cases having recovered.
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: 30,644
Number of people tested: 27,581
People having more than one test: 3,063
Positive samples in public and private facilities in TT: 4,321
Active Covid-19 cases: 2,017
Number of Deaths: 70
Discharges from public health facilities: 926
Recovered Community cases: 1,308
Positive patients in hospital – 102
Couva Hospital and Multi-Training Facility: 56 with six in the intensive care unit (ICU) and six in the high dependency unit.
Caura Hospital: 27
Arima General Hospital: Five with three in ICU.
August Long Hospital: One
St Ann’s Hospital: Ten
Scarborough Regional Hospital at the Fort: Two
Scarborough General Hospital, Signal Hill: One
Positive patients in stepdown/Transitional facilities: 112
UWI Debe: Four
UWI Canada Hall: 52
UWI Freedom Hall: 45