COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Monday, April 5, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL
Confirmed Cases 315 41,328
SEX CLASSIFICATION    
Females 170 23,195
Males 144 18,129
Under Investigation 1 4
AGE RANGE 2 months to 96 years 1 day to 108 years
     
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES    
Clarendon 18 2,280
Hanover 12 1,136
Kingston & St. Andrew 66 11,761
Manchester 17 2,456
Portland 1 1,337
St. Ann 38 2,532
St. Catherine 48 8,075
St. Elizabeth 20 1,586
St. James 18 3,983
St. Mary 12 1,206
St. Thomas 11 1,563
Trelawny 22 1,432
Westmoreland 32 1,666
     
COVID-19 TESTING    
Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today 288 20 7 315
Cumulative POSITIVES 38,059 1,334 1,935 41,328
NEGATIVE today 551 All negatives are included in PCR tests 886 1,437
Cumulative NEGATIVES 212,196 40,874 253,070
TOTAL TESTS TODAY 839 20 893 1,752
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE 250,255 1,334 42,809 294,398
Positivity Rate 35.8%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS    
Deaths 4* 622
Coincidental Deaths 1 102
Deaths under investigation 8 103
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES    
Recovered 147 18,444
Active Cases 21,971  
     
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT    
Number in Facility Quarantine 13  
Number in Home Quarantine 26,859  
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT    
Number Hospitalised 388  
Patients Moderately Ill 31  
Patients Critically Ill 33  
NON-HOSPITAL ISOLATION    
Step Down Facilities 0  
State Facilities 19  
Home 21,556  
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES    
Contact of a Confirmed Case 0 2,277
Imported 0 804
Local Transmission (Not Epi Linked) 0 1,613
Under Investigation 315 36,398
Workplace Cluster 0 236
           

 

*DEATHS

Four (4) were classified as COVID-related deaths:

  • 33 year old female from St. Catherine
  • 88 year old male from Kingston & St. Andrew
  • 53 year old male from Kingston & St. Andrew
  • 72 year old female from Portland