COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Friday, May 14, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL
Confirmed Cases 83 47,233
SEX CLASSIFICATION    
Females 39 26,420
Males 44 20,810
Under Investigation 0 3
AGE RANGE 6 months to 99 years 1 day to 108 years
   

 

 
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES    
Clarendon 3 2,577
Hanover 3 1,259
Kingston & St. Andrew 18 13,319
Manchester 6 2,841
Portland 0 1,529
St. Ann 7 3,043
St. Catherine 13 9,316
St. Elizabeth 6 1,891
St. James 10 4,487
St. Mary 3 1,504
St. Thomas 9 1,866
Trelawny 0 1,608
 

Westmoreland

5 1,993
     
 

COVID-19 TESTING

   
Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities

 

Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today

 

72 9 2 83
Cumulative POSITIVES

 

43,184 1,708 2,341 47,233
NEGATIVE today

 

571 All negatives are included in PCR tests 712 1,283
Cumulative NEGATIVES

 

238,073 67,624 305,697
TOTAL TESTS TODAY

 

643 9 714 1,366
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE

 

281,257 1,708 69,965 352,930
Positivity Rate[1]

 

12.4%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS    
Deaths 5* 843
 

Coincidental Deaths

1 125
Deaths under investigation 3 136
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES    
 

Recovered

118 23,013
 

 

Active Cases

 23,026  
     
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT    
Number in Facility Quarantine 6  
Number in Home Quarantine 25,296  
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT

 

   
Number Hospitalised

 

172  
Patients Moderately Ill

 

8  
 

Patients Critically Ill

18  
NON-HOSPITAL ISOLATION    
Step Down Facilities 0  
State Facilities 10  
Home 22,842  
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES    
Contact of a Confirmed Case 2 2,527
Imported 1 927
Local Transmission (Not Epi Linked) 0 2,186
Under Investigation 80 41,357
Workplace Cluster 0 236
           

  

*COVID-RELATED DEATHS:

  • An 85-year-old Male from Manchester, whose death was previously under investigation
  • A 65-year-old Male from Manchester
  • A 55-year-old Female from St. Catherine  
  • A 77-year-old Male from Kingston & St. Andrew
  • An 81-year-old Male from Kingston & St. Andrew

[1] Based on data for RT-PCR and Public Sector COVID Rapid Antigen Testing