PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – As of November 20th, there were three (3) persons who tested positive for COVID-19; however one (1) person has recovered; bringing the total active cases to thirty seven (37). Thetotal number of confirmed cases is now four thousand five hundred sixty one (4561).
The Collective Prevention Services (CPS) are monitoring thirty seven (37) people in home isolation. Zero (0) patients are hospitalized at the St. Maarten Medical Center. The total number of deaths due to COVID-19 remains at seventy five (75).
The number of people recovered since the first case surfaced on St. Maarten has increased to four thousand four hundred forty nine (4449). Eighteen (18) people remain in quarantine based on contact tracing investigations carried out by CPS.
The total number of persons tested is 66,320.
As the numbers continue to fluctuate, CPS will continue to actively execute its contact tracing measures.
For your safety, wear your mask, reduce social contacts, and sanitize or wash your hands frequently.