1 More Covid-19 Death, 75 New Cases

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AN elderly man with co-morbidities is the latest Covid-19 patient to die in Trinidad and Tobago.

The Ministry of Health reported the death in its Thursday morning update. This brings the total number of Covid-19 deaths in TT to 40.

It also stated that 75 additional people tested positive for Covod-19 from samples taken during the period August 29 to September 9. Three of these cases were reported in Tobago.

See below:

Number of Samples submitted to the Caribbean Public Health Agency and the University of the West Indies testing site at Mt Hope: 25,995

Number of people tested: 22,952

People having more than one test: 3,043

Positive samples in public and private facilities in TT: 2,663

Home isolation: 1,570

Active Covid-19 cases: 1,868

Number of Deaths: 40

Discharges: 755


Covid-19 Patients in hospital – 106

Couva Hospital and Multi-Training Facility:  76 (five in the intensive care unit and nine in the high dependency unit)

Caura Hospital: 30


Patients in in stepdown facilities – 117

UWI Debe Campus: 5

UWI Canada Hall: 44

UWI Freedom Hall: 68




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