Three new cases of COVID-19

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(Dashboard Update for January 29, 2021)

The most recent report received by the Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment from the Mount St. John’s Medical Center (MSJMC) has revealed three new laboratory confirmed COVID-19 cases in Antigua and Barbuda as of Wednesday 27th January 2021.


Subsequent to the publication of the dashboard for Wednesday 27th January 2021 with the cut off time of 6pm, two additional samples were processed by MSJMC increasing the pending results from sixty-six to sixty-eight.

 

Of the sixty-eight samples processed by MSJMC, fifty-five were negative and three positive. One of the positive cases is imported while two are non-imported. Investigations have begun and contact tracing and testing are ongoing.  


Meanwhile, one new recovery has been recorded bringing that total to one hundred and seventy-five.  


Consequently, the total number of persons with laboratory confirmed COVID-19 cases in Antigua and Barbuda is two hundred and eighteen (218); which is inclusive of thirty-seven (37) active cases.


Meanwhile, ninety-two samples are pending.


The dashboard has been updated to reflect these changes.