The Federation of St. Kitts & Nevis continues to experience a gradual increase in the number of positive cases of COVID-19.
As of Saturday, January 16, 2021, the Federation has confirmed one additional case of coronavirus disease.
The returning national landed in the Federation on January 2, 2021, from the United States of America (USA).
The patient has been in quarantine at one of the COVID-19 certified hotels since arrival.
The patient was duly notified and is now in isolation.
This additional case brings the total number of COVID-19 confirmed cases to 35 with 23 cases for St. Kitts and 12 cases for Nevis.
Please note that 33 cases have fully recovered with zero deaths.
There are now two (2) active cases. These patients are stable and are being monitored. The risk of further cases occurring in the Federation remains very high.
We continue to adhere to the ‘St. Kitts & Nevis Health & Travel Protocols’ which can be found at the website/ URL:https://www.knatravelform.kn .
All front-line workers continue to adhere to the COVID-19 protocols along the corridor of containment between the ports of entry and
hotel/accommodation sites. The Ministry of Health wishes to assure the general public that the following measures are being taken to restrict the spread of coronavirus: