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New COVID-19 case detected

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The Ministry of Health is reporting that the Mount St. John’s Medical Center (MSJMC) has revealed one new laboratory confirmed COVID-19 case in Antigua and Barbuda as of Sunday 29th November 2020 at 6:00 pm.

In a press statement, the ministry said subsequent to the publication of the dashboard on Sunday 29th November 2020 with the cut off time of 6:00 pm, twenty-one samples were processed at the Mount St. John’s Medical Center’s Laboratory which increased the pending results from zero to twenty-one.

Of the twenty-one samples processed by MSJMC, twenty were negative and one positive.  The single positive case was imported.  

Consequently, the total number of persons with laboratory confirmed COVID-19 cases in Antigua and Barbuda is one hundred and forty-two (142) with eight (8) active cases.

Meanwhile, sixty-one samples were sent to CARPHA on Monday. These results are expected late Tuesday.

The dashboard has been updated to reflect these changes.  

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