The latest COVID-19 patient continues to recover at the step-down facility which Government established at the Home of Football in Couva.
According to the Ministry of Health’s COVID-19 Update, as of the morning of Tuesday 2 June 2020, there have been no new cases of COVID-19 discovered since the revelation of this latest case. Ministry statistics indicate that the number of persons who have tested positive for the disease remains at 117.
The Ministry also reports that the number of persons tested in total for COVID-19 now stands at 2,740.
The following is the complete clinical update from the Ministry…
TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO COVID-19 (NOVEL CORONAVIRUS) UPDATE #250
As part of the national drive to safeguard the health of the Trinidad and Tobago population in the face of the global COVID-19 outbreak, the Ministry of Health continues to provide up-to-date information on the country’s status in this regard.
The Ministry of Health provides the following clinical update as of the morning of Tuesday 2 June 2020:
3,180 = Number of samples submitted to the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) for testing for COVID-19
2,740 = Number of unique patient tests completed
440 = Number of repeated tests
117 = Number of samples which have tested positive
8 = Number of deaths
108 = Number of persons discharged
COVID-19 Patients in Hospitals
* Total number of hospitalized patients – 0
COVID-19 Patients in Step-down / Transition Facilities
* Home of Football, Couva – 1
Intensive Care Units (ICUs) are hospital wards that provide treatment for people who are very ill. They are staffed with health care professionals who are trained in ICU treatment and the use of sophisticated monitoring equipment.
High Dependency Units (HDUs) are wards for people who need more observation, treatment and nursing care than is possible in a general ward but slightly less than that given in an Intensive Care Unit.
An Ambulatory Patient is able to walk about and is not bedridden.