By Pacific Island Times News Staff
The Joint Information Center today reported three Covid-19-related fatalities, raising Guam's death toll to 361.
The 359th fatality occurred at Guam Regional Medical City (GRMC) on April 1. The patient was a 70-year-old fully vaccinated man with one booster. He had underlying health conditions and tested positive on March 31.
The 360th fatality occurred at GRMC on April 28. The patient was a 91-year-old man who was fully vaccinated with one booster. He had underlying health conditions and tested positive on April 26.
The 361st occurred at Guam Memorial Hospital on May 12. The patient was a 57-year-old man who was unvaccinated and had underlying health conditions. He tested positive on May 12.
Today, the Department of Public Health and Social Services reported 27 new cases of Covid-19 from 908 specimens analyzed May 12. Fourteen of the cases reported today are through the Department of Defense. To date, there have been a total of 48,496 officially reported cases, 361 deaths, 233 cases in active isolation, and 47,902 not in active isolation.