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

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL  NOTES
Confirmed Cases 289 37,747  
SEX CLASSIFICATION      
Females 163  

21,224

 
Males 126 16,520  
Under Investigation 0 3  
AGE RANGE 1 year to 99 years 1 day to 108 years  
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES      
Clarendon 29 2,138  
Hanover 2 1,063  
KSA 92 10,788  
Manchester 24 2,268  
Portland 21 1,206  
St. Ann 0 2,343  
St. Catherine 81 7,444  
St. Elizabeth 13 1,420  
St. James 4 3,731  
St. Mary 3 1,067  
St. Thomas 13 1,429  
Trelawny 1 1,347  
Westmoreland 6 1,503  
COVID-19 TESTING      
Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities

 

Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today

 

260 0 29 289
Cumulative POSITIVES

 

34,995 1,124 1,628 37,747
NEGATIVE Today

 

892 All negatives are included in PCR tests 808 1,700
Cumulative NEGATIVES

 

204,876 31,065 235,941
TOTAL TESTS TODAY

 

1152 0 837 1,989
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE

 

239,871 1,124 32,693 273,688
Positivity Rate 22.6%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS 24 HRS OVERALL  

NOTES

 

Deaths 9* 566 Details below
Coincidental Deaths 0 93  
Deaths under investigation 1 80  
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES      
Recovered 168 17,016  
Active Cases 289 19,906  
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT      
Number in Facility Quarantine 5    
Number in Home Quarantine 26,385    
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT      
Number Hospitalised 427    
Patients Moderately Ill 45    
Patients Critically Ill 41    
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES      
Imported 0 764  
Local Transmission (Not Epidemiologically linked) 0 1,495  
Contacts of Confirmed Cases 0 2,187  
Cases Related to the St. Catherine Workplace Cluster 0 236  
Under Investigation 289 33,065  

 

DEATHS*

  1. A 92-year-old male from St. Elizabeth.
  2. An 82-year-old female from St. Elizabeth.
  3. A 59-year-old female from St. Elizabeth.
  4. A 66-year-old female from St. Elizabeth.
  5. A 69-year-old male from Kingston and St. Andrew.
  6. An 87-year-old female from Kingston and St. Andrew.
  7. A 69-year-old female from Kingston and St. Andrew.
  8. A 93-year-old male from Kingston and St. Andrew.
  9. An 89-year-old female from Manchester.