COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Friday, March 5, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL  NOTES
Confirmed Cases 527 25,303  
SEX CLASSIFICATION      
Females 315 14,124  
Males 212 11,176  
Under Investigation 0 3  
AGE RANGE 1 year to 95 years 1 day to 104 years  
       
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES      
Clarendon 51 1,446  
Hanover 15 679  
Kingston & St. Andrew 149 7,321  
Manchester 26 1699  
Portland 17 581  
St. Ann 18 1651  
St. Catherine 98 4,839  
St. Elizabeth 14 866  
St. James 76 2,848  
St. Mary 9 657  
St. Thomas 30 849  
Trelawny 14 852  
Westmoreland 10 1,015  
       
COVID-19 TESTING      
Samples Tested 2,4841 224,3512 1includes 472 from Antigen Testing in the Private Sector

2 includes 16,493 from Antigen Testing in the Private Sector

Discharge samples tested in the last 24 hours 34  
Results Positive 5273 25,3034 3 includes 40 from Antigen Testing in the Private Sector

4 includes 648 from Antigen Testing in the Private Sector

Public Sector Positivity Rate = 24.2%

Private Sector Positivity Rate =8.4%

Results Negative 1,9575 199,1996 5 includes 432 from Antigen Testing in the Private Sector

6 includes 15,845 from Antigen Testing in the Private Sector

Results Pending 0 0  
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS      
Deaths 3*   446  
Coincidental Deaths 0 89  
Deaths under investigation 1 54  
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES      
Recovered 147 14,159  
Active Cases 527 10,469  
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT      
Number in Facility Quarantine 4    
Number in Home Quarantine 19,282    
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT      
Number Hospitalised 287    
Patients Moderately Ill 29    
Patients Critically Ill 30    
NON-HOSPITAL ISOLATION      
Step Down Facilities 0    
State Facilities 22    
Home 10,160    
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES      
Imported 0 708  
Local Transmission (Not Epidemiologically linked) 0 1,249  
Contacts of Confirmed Cases 0 1,998  
Cases Related to the St. Catherine Workplace Cluster 0 236  
Under Investigation 527 21,112  

 

*DEATHS

  • A 91 -year-old female from St. Ann  
  • A 48-year-old male from St. Ann  
  • A 76-year-old male from St. Catherine whose death was previously under investigation