COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Friday, April 9, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL  NOTES
Confirmed Cases 276 42,119  
SEX CLASSIFICATION      
Females 168 23,602  
Males 108 18,514  
Under Investigation 0 3  
AGE RANGE 34 days to 98 years 1 day to 108 years  
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES      
Clarendon 8 2,329  
Hanover 7 1,166  
KSA 92 12,071  
Manchester 9 2,493  
Portland 2 1,363  
St. Ann 16 2,612  
St. Catherine 59 8,309  
St. Elizabeth 9 1,628  
St. James 36 4,090  
St. Mary 8 1,240  
St. Thomas 13 1,623  
Trelawny 10 1,472  
Westmoreland 7 1,723  
 COVID-19 TESTING
Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today 231 11 34 276
Cumulative POSITIVES 38,678 1,389 2,052 42,119
NEGATIVE today 8203 All negatives are included in PCR tests 1,239 2,062
Cumulative NEGATIVES 214,376 44,824 259,200
TOTAL TESTS TODAY 1,054 11 1,273 2,338
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE 253,054 1,389 46,876 301,319
Positivity Rate 22.7%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS 24 HRS OVERALL  NOTES
Deaths 8* 669 Details below
Coincidental Deaths 0 103  
Deaths under investigation 2 107  
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES      
Recovered 95 18,785  
Active Cases 276 22,268  
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT      
Number in Facility Quarantine 14    
Number in Home Quarantine 27,480    
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT      
Number Hospitalised 425    
Patients Moderately Ill 25    
Patients Critically Ill 44    
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES      
Contact of a Confirmed Case 0 2,323  
Imported 6 832  
Local Transmission (Not Epi Linked) 0 1,684  
Under Investigation 270 37,044  
Workplace Cluster 0 236  

 

DEATHS*

  1. A 96-year-old male from Westmoreland.
  2. A 91-year-old female from St. James.
  3. A 42-year-old female from St. James.
  4. A 59-year-old male from Westmoreland.
  5. A 72-year-old male from Kingston and St. Andrew.
  6. A 61-year-old male from Kingston and St. Andrew.
  7. An 82-year-old female from St. Mary.
  8. A 69-year-old female from Kingston and St. Andrew.