PHILIPSBURG: As of November 18th, there were six (6) persons who tested positive for COVID-19; however eight (8) persons have recovered; bringing the total active cases to thirty five (35). The total number of confirmed cases is now four thousand five hundred fifty four (4554).
The Collective Prevention Services (CPS) are monitoring thirty five (35) 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 four (4444). Twenty (20) people are 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.
If you are experiencing flu-like symptoms, contact CPS at 914 and stay at home.