News and Announcements

E.g., 06/16/2021
E.g., 06/16/2021

JIC RELEASE NO. 689 - Seventeen of 1,242 Test Positive for COVID-19;UPDATED: COVID-19 Vaccination and Testing Schedule

Seventeen (17) new cases of COVID-19 were identified out of 1,242 tests performed between Friday, May 28 and Monday, May 31. Three (3) cases reported recent travel history and were identified in quarantine. 
 
 
 

JIC RELEASE NO. 688 - More Variants Identified on Guam;Community Reminded to Practice Caution

Today, the Department of Public Health and Social Services (DPHSS) received an additional set of results from virus samples collected on Guam which have undergone genome sequencing by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Virus samples were collected between March 2021 and April 2021.
 
 
 

JIC RELEASE NO. 687 - Governor Leon Guerrero Signs Executive Order No. 2021-12; DPHSS Issues Guidance Memo 2020-11 Rev 11 (Amendment 2); COVID-19 Vaccination Verification; Two of 448 Test Positive for COVID-19; COVID-19 Vaccination and Testing Schedule;Fo

Today, Governor Lou Leon Guerrero signed Executive Order No. 2021-12, relative to extending the public health emergency declaration to respond to COVID-19, and orders such that:
 
 
 

JIC RELEASE NO. 685 - Two of 253 Test Positive for COVID-19; Governor Leon Guerrero Signs Executive Order No. 2021-11; GDOE Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19; UPDATED: COVID-19 Vaccination and Testing Schedule; UPDATED: Food Commodities Distribution Co

Two (2) new cases of COVID-19 were identified out of 253 tests performed Tuesday, May 25. To date, there have been a total of 8,143 officially reported cases of COVID-19 with 139 deaths, 48 cases in active isolation, and 7,956 not in active isolation. The CAR Score is 0.2.
 
 
 

Guam Immunization Program has a new website!

The Guam Immunization Program proudly announces the launch of its new website, found at: www.GetImmunizedGuam.org . The new website works across all modern devices, including smartphones and tablets. Plus, it works equally great on iOS and Android devices, as well. This new website is packed with usefult information about immunizations, vaccines, health, safety, and more. Plus, the website offers a library of resources for families including posters and videos. In addition, the website provides a list of forms and documents which can be easily downloaded from the website. Visit the new Guam Immunization Program website and spread the word with family and friends. 
 
 
 

Guam Receives First Shipment of COVID-19 Vaccines

Department of Public Health and Social Services (DPHSS) Director Arthur San Agustin announced the arrival in Guam of the first 3,900 doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine. The doses were sent as part of the initial nationwide shipments that followed the Emergency Use Authorization for the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine issued by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on December 12.
 
 
 

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