COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Friday, December 18, 2020

NEW CASES

24 HRS

OVERALL

NOTES

Confirmed Cases

96

12,135

 

SEX CLASSIFICATION

     

Males

43

5,528

 

Females

53

6,605

 

Under Investigation

0

2

 

AGE RANGE

1 year to 87 years

1 day to 104 years

 

PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES

     

Clarendon

9

554

 

Hanover

3

279

 

KSA

15

3,793

 

Manchester

9

502

 

Portland

2

353

 

St. Ann

6

714

 

St. Catherine

19

2,618

 

St. Elizabeth

10

359

 

St. James

10

1,263

 

St. Mary

2

321

 

St. Thomas

5

471

 

Trelawny

3

314

 

Westmoreland

3

594

 

COVID-19 TESTING

     

New Samples Tested

1,037

130,907

 

Discharge samples tested in the last 24 hours

2

   

Results Positive

96

12,135

 

Results Negative

941

118,760

 

Results Pending

 

0

12

 

DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS

     

Deaths

2

285

The deceased are an 80-year-old male from St. Catherine; and a 76-year-old male from Trelawny.

The two cases were previously under investigation.

Coincidental Deaths

0

44

 

Deaths under investigation

2

28

 

RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES

     

Recovered

 

144

8,812

 

Active Cases

 

96

2,882

 

QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT

     

Number in Facility Quarantine

 

52

 

 

 

Number in Home Quarantine

33,007

   

HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT

     

Number Hospitalised

90

   

Patients Moderately Ill

 

24

   

Patients Critically Ill

10

   

TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES

     

Imported

0

530

 

Local Transmission (Not Epidemiologically Linked)

0

891

 

Contacts of Confirmed Cases

0

1,467

 

Cases Related to the St. Catherine Workplace Cluster

0

236

 

Under Investigation

96

9,011