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 10th August, 2020:

 Number of samples submitted to the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) and UWI site for testing forCOVID-19 10,943
 Number of unique patient tests completed 9,357
 Number of repeated tests 1,586
 Number of samples which have tested positive 280
 Number of deaths 8
 Number of persons discharged 138
  

The Ministry of Health provides the following update:

·      One (1) additional person has tested positive for COVID -19. The case is pending epidemiological investigation.  All established protocols have been implemented.

·         Three (3) persons have been discharged from the Caura Hospital.

COVID-19 Positive Patients in Hospital – (109).  Five (5) patients are en route/ being admitted to hospital.

Couva Hospital and Multi-Training Facility662 (HDU)1 (ICU)
Caura Hospital43 

Number of active cases – (134)

COVID-19 Positive Patients in Step-down / Transition Facilities – (20) – Brooklyn Facility, Sangre Grande