COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Saturday, January 1, 2022

 

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL
Confirmed Cases 528 95,177
SEX CLASSIFICATION    
Females 312 54,152
Males 216 41,022
Under Investigation 0 3
AGE RANGE 1 day to 93 years 1 day to 108 years
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF CASES    
Clarendon 11 4,991
Hanover 11 3,127
KSA 274 24,112
Manchester 15 6,077
Portland 16 2,573
St. Ann 12 7,112
St. Catherine 86 17,556
St. Elizabeth 5 4,242
St. James 17 9,504
St. Mary 25 3,181
St. Thomas 34 4,034
Trelawny 8 3,419
Westmoreland 14 5,249
COVID-19 TESTING
Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities

 

Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today

 

435 70 23 528
Cumulative POSITIVES

 

83,837 7,179 4,161 95,177
NEGATIVE today

 

942 All negatives are included in PCR tests 99 1,041
Cumulative NEGATIVES

 

412,971 202,513 615,484
TOTAL TESTS TODAY

 

1,377 70 122 1,569
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE

 

496,808 7,179 206,674 710,661
Positivity Rate[1] 34.9%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS    
Deaths 0 2,476
Coincidental Deaths 0 194
Deaths Under Investigation 0 351
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES    
Recovered 131 65,813
Active cases confirmed in the last 2 weeks   2496
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT    
Number in Facility Quarantine 4  
Number in Home Quarantine 20,384  
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT    
Number Hospitalized 123  
Patients Moderately Ill 31  
Patients Severely Ill 12  
Patients Critically Ill 4  
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES    
Contact of a Confirmed Case 0 3,172
Imported 56 1,927
Local Transmission (Not Epi Linked) 0 4,473
Under Investigation 472 85,369
Workplace Cluster 0 236

 

Clinical Definitions
Moderately Ill                Require hospitalisation but do not require oxygen supplementation. (Admission may be for non-COVID-19 specific conditions.)
Severely Ill                Require hospitalisation and oxygenation support but not high dependency support (highly specialised staff and/or equipment).
 

Critically Ill                   

Require hospitalisation, oxygenation support and highly specialized staff and/or equipment.

 

Based on data for RT-PCR and Public Sector COVID Rapid Antigen Testing