(Dashboard Update for September 10, 2021)
The most recent report received by the Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment from the Sir Lester Bird Medical Centre and the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) revealed ninety-four (94) new laboratory confirmed COVID-19 cases in Antigua and Barbuda as of Wednesday 8th September 2021 at 6pm.
Seventy-four (74) samples were processed at Sir Lester Bird Medical Centre and two hundred and fifty (250) at CARPHA.
Thirty-five (35) recovered cases were recorded increasing the total to one thousand four hundred and sixty-eight (1468).
One (1) Covid-19 related death was recorded on September 8th 2021 increasing the total to forty-eight (48).
Consequently, the total number of persons with laboratory confirmed COVID-19 cases in Antigua and Barbuda is two thousand one hundred and fifty-three (2153); which is inclusive of six hundred and thirty-seven (637) active cases. There are thirty-six (36) hospitalized cases; twenty-one (21) mild, eleven (11) moderate and four (4) severe.
Meanwhile, Antigua and Barbuda has fully vaccinated thirty five thousand seven hundred and nine (35,709) individuals while seven thousand nine hundred and seventy-two (7,972) have only received their first dose.
The dashboard has been updated to reflect these changes.