PHILIPSBURG:--- As of November 24th, there were five (5) persons who tested positive for COVID-19; however, seven (7) persons have recovered; bringing the total active cases to twenty-three (23). The total number of confirmed cases is four thousand five hundred seventy (4570).
The Collective Prevention Services (CPS) are monitoring twenty-three (23) 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 seventy-two (4472). Sixteen (16) people remain in quarantine based on contact tracing investigations carried out by CPS.
As the numbers continue to fluctuate, CPS will continue to actively execute its contact tracing measures.
Please continue to wear your mask, reduce social contacts, and sanitize or wash your hands frequently.