COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Monday, March 15, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL  NOTES
Confirmed Cases 602 31,907  
SEX CLASSIFICATION      
Females 334 17,884  
Males 249 14,001  
Under Investigation 19 22  
AGE RANGE 1 year  to 98 years 1 day to 104 years  
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES      
Clarendon 52 1,804  
Hanover 33 930  
KSA 146 9,022  
Manchester 16 2,008  
Portland 43 949  
St. Ann 49 2,099  
St. Catherine 104 6,150  
St. Elizabeth 16 1,156  
St. James 42 3,346  
St. Mary 21 843  
St. Thomas 13 1,160  
Trelawny 26 1,185  
Westmoreland 41 1,255  
COVID-19 TESTING      
Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today 530 40 32 602
Cumulative POSITIVES 29,848 923 1,136 31,907
NEGATIVE Today 1,232 All negatives are included in PCR tests 530 1,762
Cumulative NEGATIVES 194,491 22,247 216,738
TOTAL TESTS TODAY 1,762 40 562 2,364
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE 224,339 923 23,383 248,645
Positivity Rate 31.6%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS      
Deaths 2 494 1. 86-year-old female from KSA.

2. 82-year-old male from St. Mary.

Coincidental Deaths 0 92  
Deaths under investigation 0 57  
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES      
Recovered 118 15,371  
Active Cases 602 15,807  
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT      
Number in Facility Quarantine 4    
Number in Home Quarantine 21,406    
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT      
Number Hospitalised 354    
Patients Moderately Ill 31    
Patients Critically Ill 27    
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES      
Imported 0 725  
Local Transmission (Not Epidemiologically Linked) 0 1,344  
Contacts of Confirmed Cases 0 2,076  
Cases Related to the St. Catherine Workplace Cluster 0 236  
Under Investigation 602 27,526