Four additional cases of the COVID-19 Omicron Variant have been confirmed in T&T.
The Health Ministry says all four had a history of recent travel to the USA prior to the onset of symptoms.
Each patient has been isolated and will remain in isolation until they meet the enhanced discharge criteria for persons with COVID-19 Variants of Concern.
Additionally, contacts of the positive Omicron cases have been quarantined.
Therefore, to date, T&T has confirmed 22 cases of the COVID-19 Omicron variant.