JIC RELEASE NO. 657 - 137th COVID-19-Related Fatality Reported; Fifteen of 572 Test Positive for COVID-19;COVID-19 Vaccination Schedule; Food Commodities Distribution Continues


JIC RELEASE NO. 657 - 137th COVID-19-Related Fatality Reported; Fifteen of 572 Test Positive for COVID-19;COVID-19 Vaccination Schedule; Food Commodities Distribution Continues

137th COVID-19-Related Fatality Reported
The Joint Information Center was notified that Guam’s 137th COVID-19-related fatality occurred at the Guam Regional Medical City (GRMC) on May 3, 2021, at approximately 5:37 a.m. The patient was a 59-year-old male with underlying health conditions. He was admitted to GRMC on May 3, 2021, and tested positive on arrival.

“Today, we mourn the loss of another soul to COVID-19. To those who loved him, Josh, Jeff, and I send our most heartfelt condolences and sympathies,” said Governor Lou Leon Guerrero. “Though scripture tells us that those who mourn shall be comforted, our faith must come with action. We must continue to do what we can to protect ourselves and our loved ones. To the People of Guam, this pandemic is far from over and I ask that you take the necessary precautions to prevent any more moments of silence.”

Results: 15 New Cases of COVID-19
Fifteen (15) new cases of COVID-19 were identified out of 572 tests performed Monday, May 3. One (1) case reported recent travel history and was identified in quarantine. Five (5) cases were identified through contact tracing. To date, there have been a total of 8,004 officially reported cases of COVID-19 with 137 deaths, 100 cases in active isolation, and 7,767 not in active isolation. The CAR Score is 1.1.

The community is reminded to remain vigilant:

  • Remain home if you are sick. Keep away from others who are sick and limit face-to-face contact with others.
  • Keep a safe distance of 6 feet or more between yourself and others who are outside of your household.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. If soap and water are not readily available, use alcohol-based hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol.
  • If visiting elderly family members, continue to practice social distancing to protect those you love.

COVID-19 Vaccination Schedule
COVID-19 vaccination clinics continue at the locations and times below. Please bring a photo ID. Those due for their second dose are reminded to bring their COVID-19 immunization card.







Wednesday, May 5 - Saturday, May 8 


11 a.m. - 

5:30 p.m. 


Dose 1 & 2 


Moderna Dose 2


Johnson & Johnson (For anyone age 18 and over) 

UOG Fieldhouse, Mangilao

Register at  tinyurl.com/vaxguam

  • If “sold out,” walk-ins are accepted

  • Walk-ins limited to 15 per hour

  • Bring appointment confirmation, photo ID, and proof of Guam residency (Guam Driver's License, Guam ID, Green Card, US, FSM, Palau, or RMI Passport) 

  • Immunization card is not an EventBrite appointment confirmation - use link above to make an appointment. 




May 7

9 a.m. -

 3 p.m.

or while supplies last



Dose 1 and 2

Talofofo Gym


Walk-ins accepted. Pre-registration with the Mayor's Office preferred. Up to 300 doses will be offered. Contact the Mayor’s office at  789-1421 or 789-3262

FOR: Residents 16 years and older. Minors must be accompanied by a parent/legal guardian and provide government-issued identification to validate age. Upon arrival, individuals 60 years and older will be sent to the front of the line.


UPDATE: Food Commodities Distribution Continues 
The Guam Department of Education (GDOE), State Agency for the Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP) under the U.S.Department of Agriculture Food Nutrition Service distribution will be available to village constituents only on a first-come, first-served basis. A limit of three households per vehicle will be serviced at the distributions. Face masks must be worn. Bring a photo ID. Village Mayors distribution schedule is as follows:




Distribution Method

No. of Bags

Wednesday, May 5

Inalåhan Mayor’s Office

Drive-thru distribution for Inalåhan constituents only from 8 a.m. – 11 a.m. or while supplies last. Please remember to wear a mask at all times. For more information, please contact the Inalåhan Mayor’s Office at 475-2509 or 828-0288.




GBHWC Crisis Hotline
The Guam Behavioral Health and Wellness Center (GBHWC) has a Crisis Hotline available 24/7 at (671) 647-8833/4. For those feeling anxious, stressed, overwhelmed or are needing to talk to someone, GBHWC has experienced providers available and ready to assist the community with any heightened stress and anxiety experienced as a result of COVID-19.

For the latest information on COVID-19, visit dphss.guam.gov or guamrecovery.com. For inquiries on COVID-19, contact 311 through a local number, or call the Joint Information Center at (671) 478-0208/09/10. 





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