COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Monday, March 29, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL  NOTES
Confirmed Cases 334 38,848  
SEX CLASSIFICATION      
Females 207 21,837  
Males 127 17,008  
Under Investigation 0 3  
AGE RANGE 22 days to 91 years 1 day to 108 years  
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES      
Clarendon 18 2,190  
Hanover 5 1,093  
KSA 87 11,065  
Manchester 35 2,334  
Portland 29 1,271  
St. Ann 21 2,421  
St. Catherine 38 7,635  
St. Elizabeth 36 1,487  
St. James 31 3,844  
St. Mary 17 1,108  
St. Thomas 6 1,467  
Trelawny 4 1,379  
Westmoreland 7 1,554  
 COVID-19 TESTING      
Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today 312 16 6 334
Cumulative POSITIVES 35,908 1,227 1,713 38,848
NEGATIVE Today 644 All negatives are included in PCR tests 1,051 1,695
Cumulative NEGATIVES 207,098 34,149 241,247
TOTAL TESTS TODAY 956 16 1,057 2,029
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE 243,006 1,227 35,862 280,095
Positivity Rate 33.7%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS 24 HRS OVERALL  NOTES
Deaths 1 587 72-year-old male from KSA
Coincidental Deaths 1 97  
Deaths under investigation 0 78  
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES      
Recovered 140 17,474  
Active Cases 334 20,526  
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT      
Number in Facility Quarantine 10    
Number in Home Quarantine 26,449    
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT      
Number Hospitalised 474    
Patients Moderately Ill 68    
Patients Critically Ill 39    
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES      
Imported 4 781  
Local Transmission (Not Epidemiologically Linked) 0 1,525  
Contacts of Confirmed Cases 2 2195  
Cases Related to the St. Catherine Workplace Cluster 0 236  
Under Investigation 328 34,111