Soldier with Army medical team sent to Saipan tests positive for Covid-19

Saipan-- A U.S. Army medical professional tested positive for Covid-19 following fifth-day testing by Commonwealth Healthcare Corp. (CHCC) staff, April 6.

The soldier was placed into isolation at the CNMI isolation facility in accordance with the Center for Disease Control and Prevention's guidance.

The soldier, who has not experienced any symptoms, arrived on Saipan April

1, as part of a mission assignment to augment CHCC medical providers in

their campaign to vaccinate CNMI community members.