COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Friday, March 19, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL  NOTES
Confirmed Cases 695 34,665  
SEX CLASSIFICATION      
Females 415  

19,480

 

 
Males 280 15,182  
Under Investigation 0 3  
AGE RANGE 8 months  to 96 years 1 day to 104 years  
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES      
Clarendon 44 1,946  
Hanover 19 980  
KSA 207 9,831  
Manchester 4 2,120  
Portland 2 1,084  
St. Ann 81 2,253  
St. Catherine 135 6,757  
St. Elizabeth 27 1,255  
St. James 81 3,527  
St. Mary 16 964  
St. Thomas 39 1,338  
Trelawny 22 1,246  
Westmoreland 18 1,364  
COVID-19 TESTING      
Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today 581 32 82 695
Cumulative POSITIVES 32,280 1,048 1,337 34,665
NEGATIVE Today 1,283 All negatives are included in PCR tests 1,214 2,497
Cumulative NEGATIVES 198,947 25,318 224,265
TOTAL TESTS TODAY 1,864 32 1,296 3,192
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE 231,227 1,048 26,655 258,930
Positivity Rate 32.3%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS 24 HRS OVERALL  NOTES
Deaths 5 524 – 59 year old female from KSA;

– 79 year old female from KSA;

– 71 year old female from KSA;

– 75 year old male from St. Elizabeth; and

– 60 year old female from St. Elizabeth.

Coincidental Deaths 0 92  
Deaths under investigation 4 66  
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES      
Recovered 129 15,939  
Active Cases 695 17,958  
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT      
Number in Facility Quarantine 3    
Number in Home Quarantine 23,922    
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT      
Number Hospitalised 385    
Patients Moderately Ill 48    
Patients Critically Ill 30    
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES      
Imported 8 744  
Local Transmission (Not Epidemiologically Linked) 0 1,403  
Contacts of Confirmed Cases 0 2,098  
Cases Related to the St. Catherine Workplace Cluster 0 236  
Under Investigation 687 30,184