Guam's Covid death count revised

309 new positive cases reported in three days


By Pacific Island Times News Staff


The Guam Department of Public Health and Social Services has adjusted Guam's official Covid death toll after determining that two fatalities were erroneously identified as coronavirus-related


The two patients died on Nov. 4, 2021 and Dec. 13, 2021. Although they tested positive for Covd-19, it was subsequently found that their deaths were not the result of the coronavirus.


The department's Office of Epidemiology and Research has revised the Covid-19-related fatality count to 272.


DPHSS today reported 309 new cases of Covid -19 from Jan. 8 to 10. Hospitalizations have increased to 15.


To date, there have been a total of 21,118 officially reported cases, 272 deaths, 1,679 cases in active isolation, and 19,167 not in active isolation. The CAR Score is 162.6.




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