COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Friday, February 26, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL  NOTES
Confirmed Cases 346 22,817  
SEX CLASSIFICATION      
Males 167 10,130  
Females 179 12,684  
Under Investigation 0 3  
AGE RANGE 26 days to 92 years 1 day to 104 years  
       
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES      
Clarendon 18 1,322  
Hanover 7 595  
Kingston & St. Andrew 145 6,488  
Manchester 26 1,603  
Portland 6 526  
St. Ann 4 1,456  
St. Catherine 56 4,439  
St. Elizabeth 4 795  
St. James 54 2,446  
St. Mary 4 613  
St. Thomas 4 774  
Trelawny 5 784  
Westmoreland 13 976  
       
COVID-19 TESTING      
Samples Tested 861 205,7461 1 includes 6,377 from Antigen Tests
Discharge samples tested in the last 24 hours 14  
Results Positive  346^   22,8172 ^includes 155 from Antigen Tests

2 includes 650 from Antigen Tests

Results Negative 670 182,9173 3 includes 5,727 from Antigen Tests
Results Pending 0 12  
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS      
Deaths 4* 417  
Coincidental Deaths 0 85  
Deaths under investigation 0 50  
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES      
Recovered 87 13,318  
Active Cases  8,863    
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT      
Number in Facility Quarantine 8    
Number in Home Quarantine 21,983    
       
       
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT      
Number Hospitalised 228    
Patients Moderately Ill 22    
Patients Critically Ill 20    
NON-HOSPITAL ISOLATION      
Step Down Facilities 0    
State Facilities 42    
Home 8,592    
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES      
Imported 15 681  
Local Transmission (Not Epidemiologically linked) 0 1,189  
Contacts of Confirmed Cases 0 1,982  
Cases Related to the St. Catherine Workplace Cluster 0 236  
Under Investigation 331 18,729  

 

*DEATHS

  • An 87-year-old Female from Kingston and St. Andrew.
  • A 68-year-old Male from Kingston and St. Andrew.
  • A 62-year-old male from St. James.
  • A 69-year-old male from St. James.