CNMI's 5th-day testing detects for new Covid infections
Saipan--Four additional individuals have been confirmed positive for Covid-19. This brings the CNMI total to 256 cases since March 28, 2020.
The individuals were identified by travel screening and confirmed through 5th-day testing and testing on arrival on Sept. 13. The individuals have been quarantined and are actively monitored.
The CHCC Communicable Disease Investigation/Inspection team has already initiated contact tracing for the most immediate contacts of the new confirmed cases.
Currently, there is no active hospitalization.