COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Friday, April 23, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL  NOTES
Confirmed Cases 225 44,867  
SEX CLASSIFICATION      
Females 122 25,100  
Males 103 19,764  
Under Investigation 0 3  
AGE RANGE 11 days to 98 years 1 day to 108 years  
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES      
Clarendon 10 2,453  
Hanover 0 1,206  
KSA 52 12,814  
Manchester 26 2,685  
Portland 6 1,437  
St. Ann 29 2,808  
St. Catherine 41 8,847  
St. Elizabeth 8 1,786  
St. James 17 4,300  
St. Mary 13 1,379  
St. Thomas 13 1,743  
Trelawny 4 1,558  
Westmoreland 6 1,851  
 

COVID-19 TESTING

Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today 201 8 16 225
Cumulative POSITIVES 41,108 1,516 2,243 44,867
NEGATIVE today 889 All negatives are included in PCR tests 627 1,516
Cumulative NEGATIVES 223,760 54,754 278,514
TOTAL TESTS TODAY 1,090 8 643 1,741
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE 264,868 1,516 56,997 323,381
Positivity Rate 19.0%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS 24 HRS OVERALL  NOTES
Deaths 4 756 * Details below
Coincidental Deaths 0 113  
Deaths under investigation 3 127  
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES      
Recovered 116 20,391  
Active Cases 225 23,392  
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT      
Number in Facility Quarantine 30    
Number in Home Quarantine 30,519    
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT      
Number Hospitalised 234    
Patients Moderately Ill 12    
Patients Critically Ill 26    
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES      
Contact of a Confirmed Case 0 2,422  
Imported 3 891  
Local Transmission (Not Epi Linked) 0 2,014  
Under Investigation 137 39,304  
Workplace Cluster 0 236  

 

*DEATHS

  1. A 64-year-old male from Kingston & St. Andrew.
  2. An 82-year-old male from Kingston & St. Andrew.
  3. A 15-year-old female from St. Ann.
  4. A 33-year-old male from Kingston & St Andrew.