COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Friday, September 25, 2020

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL NOTES
Confirmed Cases 131 5,854  
SEX CLASSIFICATION      
Males 80 2,665  
Females 51 3,169  
Under Investigation 0 20  
AGE RANGE 3 years to 95 years 1 day to 104 years  
       
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES      
Clarendon 8 340  
Hanover 0 54  
Kingston & St. Andrew 34 2,210  
Manchester 7 263  
Portland 3 252  
St. Ann 1 224  
St. Catherine 46 1,335  
St. Elizabeth 10 143  
St. James 6 382  
St. Mary 2 138  
St. Thomas 2 358  
Trelawny 7 71  
Westmoreland 5 84  
COVID-19 TESTING      
Samples Tested 640 76,046  
Discharge samples tested in the last 24 hours 5    
Results Positive 131 5,854  
Results Negative 509 70,135  
Results Pending 0 57  
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS      
Deaths 8* 88  
Coincidental Deaths 0 4  
Deaths under investigation 0 7  
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES      
Recovered 128 1,624  
Active Cases 4,058    
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT      
Number in Facility Quarantine 49    
Number in Home Quarantine 22,501    
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT      
Number Hospitalised 135    
Patients Moderately Ill 25    
Patients Critically Ill 6    
       
NON-HOSPITAL ISOLATION      
Step Down Facilities 6    
State Facilities 10    
Home 3,907    
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES      
Imported 1 480  
Local Transmission (Not Epidemiologically linked) 0 332  
Contacts of Confirmed Cases 0 769  
Cases Related to the St. Catherine Workplace Cluster 0 236  
Under Investigation 130 4,037  

 

*Summary Details of Deaths

  • A 92-year-old female of a Kingston & St. Andrew address
  • A 48-year-old male of a Manchester address
  • A 52-year-old female of a Kingston & St. Andrew address
  • A 60-year-old female of a Kingston & St. Andrew address
  • A 72-year-old male of a Kingston & St. Andrew address
  • A 58-year-old male of a Kingston & St. Andrew address
  • A 22-year-old male of a St. Catherine address
  • A 44-year-old male of a Kingston & St. Andrew address

Seven of the eight deceased also suffered from comorbidities.