11 New Positive COVID-19 Cases. 10 Recoveries. 134 Active Cases. 381 in Home Isolation/Quarantined
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11 New Positive COVID-19 Cases. 10 Recoveries. 134 Active Cases. 381 in Home Isolation/Quarantined

Minister of VSA Richard Panneflek Minister of VSA Richard Panneflek

SINT MAARTEN (POND ISLAND) - As of January 23rd, there were eleven (11) persons who tested positive for COVID-19; however, ten (10) persons have recovered; bringing the total active cases to one hundred and thirty-four (134). The total number of confirmed cases is now one thousand seven hundred and thirty-five (1735).

The Collective Prevention Services (CPS) are monitoring one hundred and thirty-four (134) people in home isolation. There are no patients hospitalized at the St. Maarten Medical Center. The total number of deaths due to COVID-19 remains at twenty-seven (27).

The number of people recovered since the first case surfaced on St. Maarten has increased to one thousand five hundred and seventy-four (1574). Two hundred and forty-seven (247) people are in quarantine based on contact tracing investigations carried out by CPS.

The Ministry of Public Health, Social Development and Labour (VSA) Airport Health Team in collaboration with Health Care Laboratory Sint Maarten (HCLS) have tested 2268 travelers arriving at the Princess Juliana International Airport (PJIA), while CPS tested 13, 533 people throughout the community. As the numbers continue to fluctuate, CPS will continue to actively execute its contact tracing measures.

Please continue to remain vigilant when in public places. It is your responsibility to wear a mask, maintain a social distance of 2-meters, wash, or sanitize your hands frequently and refrain from attending mass gatherings.

ARCHIVED - SINT MAARTEN (POND ISLAND) - As of January 22nd, there were sixteen (16) persons who tested positive for COVID-19; however, ten (10) persons have recovered; bringing the total active cases to one hundred and thirty-three (133). The total number of confirmed cases is now one thousand seven hundred and twenty-four (1724).

The Collective Prevention Services (CPS) are monitoring one hundred and thirty-three (133) people in home isolation. We are pleased to announce that there are currently no patients hospitalized at the St. Maarten Medical Center. The total number of deaths due to COVID-19 remains at twenty-seven (27).

The number of people recovered since the first case surfaced on St. Maarten has increased to one thousand five hundred and sixty-four (1564). Two hundred and forty (240) people are in quarantine based on contact tracing investigations carried out by CPS.

The Ministry of Public Health, Social Development and Labour (VSA) Airport Health Team in collaboration with Health Care Laboratory Sint Maarten (HCLS) have tested 2258 travelers arriving at the Princess Juliana International Airport (PJIA), while CPS tested 13, 533 people throughout the community. As the numbers continue to fluctuate, CPS will continue to actively execute its contact tracing measures.

Minister Panneflek advises everyone to move with caution when in public places. COVID is still active within the community and everyone should continue to practice the implemented guidelines for safety.

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