Guam reports 2 deaths, 759 new cases
By Pacific Island Times News Staff
The Joint Information Center was notified of two Covid-19 -related fatalities which occurred at the Guam Memorial Hospital:
The 281st fatality occurred on Dec. 13, 2021. The patient was a 56-year-old male, unvaccinated, with underlying conditions. He tested positive on Sept. 12, 2021.
The 282nd fatality occurred on Jan. 8. The patient was an 84-year-old female, vaccinated, with underlying conditions. She tested positive on Nov. 19, 2021.
The Department of Public Health and Social Services (DPHSS) reported 759 new cases of Covid19 from 2,926 specimens analyzed on Jan. 24. 156 of the cases reported today are through the Department of Defense.
To date, there have been a total of 28,628 officially reported cases, 282 deaths, 6,100 cases in active isolation, and 22,246 not in active isolation.