One additional individual has been confirmed positive for COVID-19 from passenger arrival testing. This brings the total COVID-19 count for the CNMI to 162 individuals since March 28, 2020.
The individual was identified by travel screening and confirmed diagnosis through testing upon arrival. The person is safely in quarantine and is asymptomatic.
The Commonwealth Healthcare Corp.’s Communicable Disease Investigation/Inspection team has initiated contact tracing for contacts with the highest risk of exposure.