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COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

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COVID-19 updates


3:45pm - 4 August

Media Briefing – 5 August 2020

We will be livestreaming a COVID-19 media briefing via our Facebook page on Wednesday 5 August at 1pm. You can also watch the briefing live from the homepage of this website. Please be aware that we will not be fielding questions from the public during the livestream. Subtitles will be available during the briefing.


10:00am - 30 July

Payroll co-funding phase 2 applications

Businesses eligible for support through the payroll co-funding scheme between 1 July and 30 September can begin making applications for the second phase of funding from 1 August.

Read the media release.


COVID-19 testing and cases

Bailiwick of Guernsey

Samples tested
8633
Positive results
252
Negative results
8193
Awaiting results*
188
No. of deaths**
13
No. of presumptive deaths***
3
Number recovered
238
Known active cases
0

Awaiting results indicates people who have been swabbed and are awaiting a result as well as people with operations and approved for compassionate travel who are booked several days in advance.

** 2 of the 13 deaths occurred in hospital, excludes one death that was not COVID-19 related.

*** Presumptive deaths have been reduced by one as retrospective review of one of the presumptive deaths concluded that the death was not COVID-19 related.

There have been no new confirmed cases of COVID-19 within the Bailiwick for 96 days.

 

COVID-19 contacts

Clinical questions

Monday to Friday 08:00-16:00 (email inbox monitored between 09:00-17:00 Monday to Friday)

Non-clinical enquiries

Monday to Friday 09:00-17:00

Businesses with financial concerns

Monday to Friday 09:00-17:00

Guidance for critical businesses and workers

Monday to Friday 09:00-17:00

Education

Monday to Friday 08:30-17:00