On Friday December 16, 2022 the Ministry of Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs reported a total of 10 new cases of COVID-19 from samples processed on Friday December 9, 2022 to Thursday December 15, 2022.
This was from a total of 412 samples collected from December 7, 2022 to December 15, 2022.
This number of positive cases makes up 2.43% of all the samples processed on these dates. These new cases bring the total number of cases diagnosed in country to date to 29,746.
Confirmation was also received of the recovery of 13 individuals diagnosed with COVID-19.
This brings the number of active cases in country to date to 8. Currently, there is 1 positive case of COVID-19 admitted at the Respiratory Hospital.
Vaccination continues at various Wellness Centres as per the published COVID-19 vaccination schedule. Vaccination will be available from 9am to 4pm.
The Ministry of Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs will continue providing frequent updates
to the public as new information becomes available.
SOURCE: Ministry of Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs/SLT