Monday 25 May, 2020

Cayman now has 14 cases of COVID-19 with community transmission

The Chief Medical Officer has confirmed that there is now community transmission of COVID-19 in the Cayman Islands.

As of the most recent batch of tests, there are two instances of positive COVID-19 results where there was no travel history. Eleven cases returned today are negative.

The cumulative results are as follows: 205 negatives, 14 positives and 1 inconclusive and 220 tests to date.

There are no inpatients in the hospital with COVID-19.

All of the positive cases are either better and are in isolation at home. Contact tracing is being done.

According to Dr Lee, no one should leave home if there is no need. If people have to leave home they should wear a mask.

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