Government of the Bahamas

01/20/2021 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 01/21/2021 08:32

COVID-19 Report Update #300

CONFIRMED CASES OF COVID-19

Island Total Confirmed Cases Breakdown of Newly Confirmed Cases[1]
New Providence 5860 9
Grand Bahama 1166 4
Abaco 208 0
Bimini & Cat Cay 83 0
Eleuthera 158 0
Berry Islands 47 0
Exuma 121 0
Inagua 19 0
Andros 25 0
Long Island 11 0
Cat Island 8 0
Acklins 7 0
Crooked Island 6 0
Mayaguana 3 0
San Salvador 10 0
Locations Pending 356 0
TOTAL 8088 13

GENDER OF NEWLY CONFIRMED CASES

Gender of Newly Confirmed Cases # Cases
Males 8
Females 5
Unknown 0
TOTAL 13

HOSPITALIZATIONS

Healthcare Institution # of Cases Hospitalized # of Cases Moderately Ill # of Cases in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU)

New Providence

Doctor's Hospital 1 1 0
South Beach Acute Care and Referral Centre 1 1 0
Princess Margaret Hospital 5 5 0
Sandilands Rehabilitation Centre 6 6 0

Grand Bahama

Grand Bahama Health Services 0 0 0
TOTAL 13 13 0

ACTIVE CASES & RECOVERIES

Active Cases 1141
Total # of Recovered Cases # of Cases Recovered Today
6720 0

DEATHS

Total COVID-19 Deaths Total Non-COVID- 19 Deaths Total Deaths Under Investigation
175 37 15

TESTS COMPLETED

Total # of Tests Completed # of Tests Completed Today # of Positive Results # of Negative Results # of Repeated Tests[2] # of Inconclusive Results
57,484 284 13 268 3 0

OPENING HOURS OF COMMUNITY CLINICS

Community clinics remain open for primary care services at the following Poly-clinics:

Clinic Days

Hours of Operation

Fleming Street Monday - Friday

9:00a.m. - 8:00p.m.

Elizabeth Estates Monday - Friday

9:00a.m. - 9:00p.m.

Flamingo Gardens Monday - Friday

9:00a.m. - 9:00p.m.

Flamingo Gardens (Only) Saturday

9:00a.m. - 5:00p.m.

REMINDERS

To contain the spread of COVID-19 residents are reminded of the following:

  • if you have symptoms of COVID-19, do not wait, first contact your health provider.
  • while home remedies may work for a period it is important to get tested and receive proper care before symptoms become too difficult to manage.
  • if you have been asked by the Surveillance Unit to get tested for COVID-19, please follow the advice and take the gold standard RT-PCR test.
  • employees are encouraged to work from home.

[1] Results of newly confirmed cases were reported within twenty-four (24) to forty-eight (48) hours after the swabbing date.

[2] Tests performed to confirm if patients have recovered from COVID-19.