COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Monday, March 22, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL  NOTES
Confirmed Cases 335 36,231  
SEX CLASSIFICATION      
Females 197 20,374  
Males 138 15,854  
Under Investigation 0 3  
AGE RANGE 1 year  to 103  years 1 day to 108 years  
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES      
Clarendon 36 2,042  
Hanover 10 1,025  
KSA 79 10,298  
Manchester 4 2,180  
Portland 2 1,134  
St. Ann 31 2,317  
St. Catherine 54 7,115  
St. Elizabeth 16 1,354  
St. James 39 3,648  
St. Mary 32 1,033  
St. Thomas 5 1,372  
Trelawny 3 1,287  
Westmoreland 24 1,426  
COVID-19 TESTING      
Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today 325 0 10 335
Cumulative POSITIVES 33,668 1,088 1,475 36,231
NEGATIVE
Today
535 All negatives are included in PCR tests 657 1,192
Cumulative NEGATIVES 201,197 28,314 229,511
TOTAL TESTS TODAY 860 0 667 1,527
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE 234,865 1,088 29,789 265,742
Positivity Rate 37.8%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS 24 HRS OVERALL  NOTES
Deaths 6 542 83- year-old female from Westmoreland;

64-year-old male from St. Catherine;

68-year-old male from St. Elizabeth;

77-year-old female from St. Ann;

68 year old male from St. James; and

92-year-old female from St. Ann.

Coincidental Deaths 0 92  
Deaths under investigation 2 74  
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES      
Recovered 181 16,490  
Active Cases 335 18,947  
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT      
Number in Facility Quarantine 7    
Number in Home Quarantine 25,715    
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT      
Number Hospitalised 433    
Patients Moderately Ill 72    
Patients Critically Ill 40    
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES      
Imported 8 760  
Local Transmission (Not Epidemiologically linked) 0 1,420  
Contacts of Confirmed Cases 0 2,126  
Cases Related to the St. Catherine Workplace Cluster 0 236  
Under Investigation 327 31,689