COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Friday, September 18, 2020

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL
Confirmed Cases 187 4,758
SEX CLASSIFICATION    
Males 87 2,144
Females 98 2,597
Under Investigation 2 17
AGE RANGE 6 days to 88 years 6 days to 97 years
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES    
St. Catherine 20 1,160
Kingston & St. Andrew 99 1,725
St. Thomas 8 342
Portland 5 208
St. Mary 2 113
St. Ann 10 157
Trelawny 2 59
St. James 2 265
Hanover 0 48
Westmoreland 0 49
St. Elizabeth 19 104
Manchester 9 237
Clarendon 11 291
COVID-19 TESTING    
New Samples Tested 641

 

 

71,693
Discharge samples tested in the last 24 hours 19

 

 

 
Results Positive 187

 

 

4,758
Results Negative 451

 

66, 880
Results Pending 3 55
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS    
Deaths 5* (2 new; 3 formerly under investigation) 60

 

Coincidental Deaths 0 4

 

Deaths under investigation 0 5
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES    
Recovered 63 1,327
Active Cases 187 3,291
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT    
Number in Facility Quarantine  1

 

14

 

Number in Home Quarantine 2,022 24,994

 

HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT    
Number Hospitalised 6 116
Patients Moderately Ill 7 30
Patients Critically Ill 0

 

 

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TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES    
Imported 0 467
Local Transmission (not epidemiologically linked) 0 256
Contacts of Confirmed Cases 2 714
Cases Related to the St. Catherine Workplace Cluster 0 236
Under Investigation 185 3,085