Trinidad and Tobago COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Update # 220

Port-of-Spain, May 23, 2020:   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 Saturday 23rd May, 2020:

 

  

Number of samples submitted to the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) and UWI site for testing for

COVID-19

 

2900

 

Number of unique patient tests completed

 

2483

 

Number of repeated tests

 

417

 

Number of samples which have tested positive

 

116

 

Number of deaths

 

8

 

Number of persons discharged

 

108

 

COVID-19 Patients in Hospital

 

Total number of hospitalized patients –0

 

 

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.

glqxz9283 sfy39587stf02 mnesdcuix8
sfy39587stf03
sfy39587stf04
Error | Trinidad and Tobago Government News

Error

The website encountered an unexpected error. Please try again later.