Month: February 2021

COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Saturday, February 27, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL  NOTES
Confirmed Cases 446 23,263  
SEX CLASSIFICATION      
Males 177 10,307  
Females 260 12,944  
Under Investigation 9 12  
AGE RANGE I year to 96 years 1 day to 104 years  
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES      
Clarendon 18 1,341  
Hanover 9 604  
KSA 195 6,666  
Manchester 9 1,613  
Portland 0 526  
St. Ann 17 1,473  
St. Catherine 78 4,527  
St. Elizabeth 13 809  
St. James 64 2,511  
St. Mary 8 621  
St. Thomas 15 791  
Trelawny 5 789  
Westmoreland 15 992  
COVID-19 TESTING      
Samples Tested *4,704 ^210,450 *3,610 antigen tests from the private sector

 

^Includes 9,269 antigen tests from the private sector

Discharge samples tested in the last 24 hours 7    
Results Positive *446 ^23,263 *Includes 131 private antigen tests and 315 RT-PCR

 

131 private antigen positives = positivity rate of 3.6%

 

315 RT-PCR positives = positivity rate of 28.7%

 

^Includes 695 antigen tests from the private sector

Results Negative *4,258 ^187,187 *Includes 3,479 antigen tests from the private sector

 

^Includes 8,874 antigens test from the private sector

Results Pending 0 0  
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS      
Deaths 5 422 – 54-year-old male from St. Elizabeth.

– 58-year-old female from Trelawny.

– 43-year-old female from St. Mary.

– 49-year-old female from KSA.

– 67-year-old female from KSA.

Coincidental Deaths 0 85  
Deaths under investigation 3 53  
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES      
Recovered 92 13,410  
Active Cases 446 9,209  
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT      
Number in Facility Quarantine 6    
Number in Home Quarantine 21,916    
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT      
Number Hospitalised 252    
Patients Moderately Ill 20    
Patients Critically Ill 22    
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES      
Imported 0 681  
Local Transmission (Not Epidemiologically linked) 0 1,191  
Contacts of Confirmed Cases 0 1,982  
Cases Related to the St. Catherine Workplace Cluster 0 236  
Under Investigation 446 19,173