Clinical Management Summary for Wednesday, December 29, 2021

 

NEW CASES

24 HRS

OVERALL

Confirmed Cases

365

93,591

SEX CLASSIFICATION

   

Females

202

53,231

Males

163

40,357

Under Investigation

0

3

AGE RANGE

4 months to 88 years

1 day to 108 years

PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF CASES

   

Clarendon

5

4,958

Hanover

0

3,091

KSA

293

23,358

Manchester

4

6,020

Portland

6

2,538

St. Ann

0

7,031

St. Catherine

21

17,321

St. Elizabeth

1

4,217

St. James

25

9,365

St. Mary

5

3,100

St. Thomas

3

3,982

Trelawny

0

3,401

Westmoreland

2

5,209

COVID-19 TESTING

Type of Tests

PCR

Antigen Tests from Public Facilities

Antigen Tests from Private Facilities

TOTAL

POSITIVES Today

303

11

51

365

Cumulative POSITIVES

82,526

7,019

4,046

93,591

NEGATIVE today

653

All negatives are included in PCR tests

272

925

Cumulative NEGATIVES

409,940

201,363

611,303

TOTAL TESTS TODAY

956

11

323

1,290

TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE

492,466

7,019

205,409

704,894

Positivity Rate

32.5%

   

DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS

   

Deaths

1

2,470

Coincidental Deaths

0

194

Deaths Under Investigation

0

351

RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES

   

Recovered

66

65,508

Active cases confirmed in the last 2 weeks

 

1,144

QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT

   

Number in Facility Quarantine

5

 

Number in Home Quarantine

20,687

 

HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT

   

Number Hospitalised

97

 

Patients Moderately Ill

20

 

Patients Severely Ill

14

 

Patients Critically Ill

2

 

TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES

   

Contact of a Confirmed Case

0

3,172

Imported

139

1,818

Local Transmission (Not Epi Linked)

0

4,455

Under Investigation

226

83,910

Workplace Cluster

0

236

DEATHS

  1. A 50-year-old male from KSA.

The death occurred on December 28, 2021.

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.