COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Friday, September 10, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL
Confirmed Cases 652 75,297
SEX CLASSIFICATION    
Females 386 42,763
Males 266 32,530
Under Investigation 0 4
AGE RANGE 2 day to 99 years 1 day to 108 years
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES    
Clarendon 34 3,880
Hanover 16 2,479
KSA 151 18,935
Manchester 52 5,218
Portland 0 2,043
St. Ann 66 5,551
St. Catherine 120 13,639
St. Elizabeth 61 3,414
St. James 65 7,484
St. Mary 6 2,320
St. Thomas 25 2,984
Trelawny 32 2,786
Westmoreland 24 4,564
COVID-19 TESTING
Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities

 

Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today

 

612 16 24 652
Cumulative POSITIVES

 

66,072 5,633 3,592 75,297
NEGATIVE today

 

863 All negatives are included in PCR tests 342 1,205
Cumulative NEGATIVES

 

321,210 173,455 494,665
TOTAL TESTS TODAY

 

1,475 16 366 1,857
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE

 

387,282 5,633 177,049 569,964
Positivity Rate[1] 42.1%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS    
Deaths 11 1,704
Coincidental Deaths 1 176
Deaths under investigation 12  235
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES    
Recovered 110 49,445
Active Cases 652 23,645
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT    
Number in Facility Quarantine 1  
Number in Home Quarantine 42,132  
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT

 

   
Number Hospitalised 802  
Patients Moderately Ill

 

152  
Patients Severely Ill 110  
Patients Critically Ill 60  
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES    
Contact of a Confirmed Case 0 3,049
Imported 5 1,194
Local Transmission (Not Epi Linked) 0 3,539
Under Investigation 647 67,279
Workplace Cluster 0 236
           

 

DEATHS

  1. A 61-year-old male from St. Ann.
  2. A 67-year-old male from St. Ann.
  3. An 84 year old male from St. Mary.
  4. A 65-year-old Male from Portland.
  5. A 61-year-old female from Portland.
  6. A 69-year-old male from St. Catherine.
  7. A 67-year-old male from KSA.
  8. A 76-year-old female from KSA.
  9. A 64-year-old female from St. Elizabeth.
  10. A 40-year-old female from St. Elizabeth.
  11. An 80-year-old male from St. James.

The deaths occurred between August 28 and September 9.

Clinical Definitions
Moderately Ill                Require hospitalisation but do not require oxygen supplementation. (Admission may be for non-COVID-19 specific conditions.)
Severely Ill                Require hospitalisation and oxygenation support but not high dependency support (highly specialised staff and/or equipment).
Critically Ill                    Require hospitalisation, oxygenation support and highly specialised staff and/or equipment.

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