COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Friday, January 8, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL NOTE
Confirmed Cases 44 13,455  
SEX CLASSIFICATION      
Males 14 6,120  
Females 30 7,332  
Under Investigation 0 3  
AGE RANGE 1 year to 76 years  1 day to 104 years  
       
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES      
Clarendon 0 645  
Hanover 0 320  
Kingston & St. Andrew 24 4,030  
Manchester 1 624  
Portland 0 376  
St. Ann 1 859  
St. Catherine 10 2,791  
St. Elizabeth 0 392  
St. James 6 1,422  
St. Mary 0 392  
St. Thomas 0 499  
Trelawny 0 383  
Westmoreland 2 722  
       
COVID-19 TESTING      
Samples Tested 824 144,288  
Discharge samples tested in the last 24 hours 1  
Results Positive 44 13,455  
Results Negative 780 130,821  
Results Pending 0 12  
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS      
Deaths 4 311 A 78 years old male from St. Ann

A 56 years old female from Trelawny

A 70 years old female from St. James previously under investigation

A 78 years old female from St. James previously under investigation

Coincidental Deaths 0 50  
Deaths under investigation 0 24  
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES      
Recovered 56 11,379  
Active Cases 1,607    
       
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT      
Number in Facility Quarantine 4    
Number in Home Quarantine 34,584    
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT      
Number Hospitalised 88    
Patients Moderately Ill 4    
Patients Critically Ill 5    
NON-HOSPITAL ISOLATION      
Step Down Facilities 0    
State Facilities 24    
Home 1,497    
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES      
Imported 0 582  
Local Transmission (Not Epidemiologically linked) 0 934  
Contacts of Confirmed Cases 0 1,624  
Cases Related to the St. Catherine Workplace Cluster 0 236  
Under Investigation 44 10,079