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71st Covid-19-related fatality reported on Guam

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HAGÅTÑA (JIC) — The Joint Information Center was notified that Guam’s 71st Covid-19-related fatality occurred at the Guam Regional Medical City at approximately 2:07 p.m. Saturday. The patient was a 67-year-old male with underlying health conditions that were compounded by Covid-19. He was admitted to GRMC on October 24 and tested positive upon admission.

“Jeff, Lt. Governor Josh, and I send his family and friends our sincerest condolences and sympathies. You remain in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time,” said Guam Gov. Lou Leon Guerrero. “My heart is heavy with emotion, and I continuously pray that we will never make another announcement. To the people of Guam, please continue to practice the necessary precautions to protect yourselves and your loved ones.”

To date, there have been a total of 4,175 officially reported cases of Covid-19 with 71 deaths, 1,601 cases in active isolation and 2,503 not in active isolation.

The Guam Behavioral Health and Wellness Center has a Crisis Hotline that is available 24/7 at (671) 647-8833/4. For those feeling anxious, stressed, overwhelmed or are needing to talk to someone, GBHWC has experienced providers available and ready to assist the community with any heightened stress and anxiety experienced as a result of Covid-19.

For information on Covid-19 cases, visit the official Covid-19 Situation Report at http://dphss.guam.gov/covid-19

November 2020 pssnewsletter

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