Guam records one breakthrough death and one partially vaccinated death
By Pacific Island Times News Staff
The Joint Information Center reported two more deaths, one fully vaccinated and one partially vaccinated, bringing Guam's Covid death toll of 214.
The 213th Covid-19 related fatality occurred at the U.S. Naval Hospital Guam on Oct. 8. The patient was a 50-year-old male, vaccinated, with underlying health conditions. He tested positive on Oct. 8.
The 214th fatality occurred at the Guam Memorial Hospital on Oct. 9. The patient was a 61-year-old male, partially vaccinated, with underlying health conditions. He was a known Covid-19 positive patient.
The Department of Public Health and Social Services reported 13 new cases of Covid-19 out of 137 tests performed on Oct. 10. Three cases were identified through contact tracing.
An additional 93 cases were also reported today as a result of complete analysis and case submissions from other clinics for preliminary Covid-19 test results reported Oct. 9 – 10. Official case counts for the past weekend results are as follows:
Oct. 9: 111 of 1,043 test positive for Covid-19 (51 cases previously reported). 27 cases were identified through contact tracing.
October 10: 94 of 966 test positive for Covid-19 (61 cases previously reported). 44 cases were identified through contact tracing.
To date, there have been a total of 16,276 officially reported cases, 214 deaths, 2,712 cases in active isolation, and 13,350 not in active isolation. The CAR Score is 24.3.