Since 19 May 2020, 12 pm, the Ministry of Wellness (MOH) has actually confirmed and also confirmed an added 451 cases of COVID-19 infection in Singapore. The failure is as adheres to:
a) Imported cases: 0
There are no imported cases today.
b) Cases in the neighborhood: 1 ( 1 Singaporean/Permanent Local)
The variety of new cases in the neighborhood has actually reduced, from approximately 6 cases daily in the week in the past, to approximately 3 daily in the previous week. The variety of unlinked cases in the neighborhood has actually likewise reduced, from approximately 2 cases daily in the week in the past, to approximately 1 daily in the previous week. We will certainly remain to very closely keep track of these numbers, in addition to the cases discovered with our monitoring program.
c) Job License owners (living outdoors dorm rooms): 0
The variety of new cases among Job License owners living outdoors dorm rooms has actually reduced, from approximately 4 cases daily in the week in the past, to approximately 1 daily in the previous week.
d) Job License owners (living in dorm rooms): 450
We remain to grab a lot more cases among Job License owners living in dorm rooms, consisting of in factory-converted dorm rooms, as a result of substantial screening in these facilities, as component of our procedure to validate and also evaluate the standing of all employees.
3. Of the new cases, 99% are connected to recognized collections, while the remainder are pending get in touch with mapping.
4. MOH has actually been checking existing collections for any kind of more transmission. As there have actually disappeared cases connected to NCS Center (5 Ang Mo Kio Road 62) and also CitiWall (34 Kaki Bukit Crescent) for the previous 2 incubation durations (i.e. 28 days), the collections have actually currently been shut.
Hyperlinks in between previous cases located
5. In the previous week (12 May to 18 May), MOH has actually discovered web links for 11 formerly unlinked cases.
6. Additional epidemiological examinations and also get in touch with mapping have actually discovered web links in between formerly revealed and also new cases. Please describe Annex B and also Annex C for information.
Update on problem of confirmed cases
7. 530 more cases of COVID-19 infection have actually been released from medical facilities or neighborhood seclusion centers. In all, 10,365 have actually totally recuperated from the infection and also have actually been released from medical facilities or neighborhood treatment centers.
8. There are presently 1,004 confirmed cases that are still in health center. Of these, a lot of are steady or enhancing, and also 10 remain in crucial problem in the critical care unit. 17,403 are separated and also taken care of at neighborhood centers. These are those that have moderate signs and symptoms, or are scientifically well however still examination favorable for COVID-19 22 have actually died from problems because of COVID-19 infection.
MINISTRY OF HEALTH AND WELLNESS
19 MAY 2020