As of September 30th, there were eight
(8) persons who tested positive for COVID-19; however three (3) persons have
recovered; bringing the total active cases to one hundred eighty five
(185). The total number of confirmed
cases is now four thousand two hundred ninety one (4291).
The Collective Prevention Services
(CPS) are monitoring one hundred seventy eight (178) people in home isolation.
Seven (7) patients are hospitalized at the St. Maarten Medical Center. The
total number of deaths due to COVID-19 remains at sixty six (66).
The number of people recovered since
the first case surfaced on St. Maarten has increased to four thousand forty
(4040). One hundred twenty five (125) people are in quarantine based on contact
tracing investigations carried out by CPS.
The total number of persons tested is
As the numbers continue to fluctuate,
CPS will continue to actively execute its contact tracing measures.
Minister Ottley urges everyone to do
your research and consider getting vaccinated.