Guam's death count from the COVID-19 pandemic has hit 400, after the Joint Information Center confirmed that five more Guamanians lost their lives to the virus. As reported by the JIC today:

- The 396th COVID-19-related fatality occurred at the U.S. Naval Hospital Guam (USNH) on August 2, 2022. The patient was a 78-year-old male, fully vaccinated without a booster, with underlying health conditions, who tested positive on July 20. 

- The 397th COVID-19-related fatality was pronounced dead on arrival at USNH on August 8, 2022. The patient was an 89-year-old male, fully vaccinated with two boosters, with underlying health conditions, who tested positive on July 12.

- The 398th COVID-19-related fatality occurred at home on August 11, 2022. The patient was an 89-year-old female, fully vaccinated with two boosters, with underlying health conditions, who tested positive on July 28.

- The 399th COVID-19-related fatality occurred at the Guam Memorial Hospital (GMH) on August 11, 2022. The patient was an 80-year-old female, without any record of vaccination, with underlying health conditions, who tested positive on August 2.

- The 400th COVID-19-related fatality occurred at home on August 13, 2022. The patient was an 85-year-old male, without any record of vaccination, with underlying health conditions, who tested positive on July 26.

Additionally, 22 new COVID cases were confirmed on Wednesday, out of 362 tests collected on September 20. Of the new cases, two were reported by the Department of Defense.

There also were 13 people hospitalized with the virus, including two people in the ICU.

To date, there have been a total of 58,452 officially reported cases, with 182 residents in active isolation.