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Watch: Jamaica celebrates two COVID-19 patients recovery

Watch: Jamaica celebrates first COVID-19 patient recovery

Jamaica has reported that two patients have recovered from COVID-19 and have been released from the hospital.

The first patient, who was referred to as ‘Patient 5’, recovered and was last night released from the hospital. The patient who had a travel history from New York on March 10, 2020, was isolated at St Ann’s Bay Hospital on March 17.

The second patient is from St James.

Meanwhile, two more cases have been confirmed pushing to 38, the total number in Jamaica.

The two new cases are:

• a 48-year-old female from St. Elizabeth with a travel history from Boston/Atlanta, USA, who arrived in the island on March 24 and
• a 13-year-old male from Kingston & St. Andrew. His mode of transmission is under investigation.