Saturday 5 December, 2020

COVID-19 Update: One positive in batch of 285 tests

Harrison Point Facility in St Lucy (FILE)

Harrison Point Facility in St Lucy (FILE)

Another two COVID-19 patients have beaten the illness.

Today (November 19), they were discharged from the Isolation facility at Harrison Point in St Lucy.

At the same time, one person entered Isolation at the government facility having tested positive. She is a 27-year-old visitor who arrived on American Airlines on November 16, with a negative test. However, when retested yesterday (November 18) she was the only positive result among 285 tests conducted by the Best-dos Santos Public Health Laboratory yesterday.

There are now five people in isolation, 241 others have recovered and confirmed cases now stand at 253, comprising 134 females and 119 males.

The laboratory has conducted 43,420 tests to date.

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