COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Monday, May 24, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL
Confirmed Cases 27 48,081
SEX CLASSIFICATION    
Females 12 26,878
Males 15 21,200
Under Investigation 0 3
AGE RANGE 6 months to 74 years 1 day to 108 years
   

 

 
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES    
Clarendon 5 2,614
Hanover 0 1,287
Kingston & St. Andrew 4 13,471
Manchester 2 2,884
Portland 1 1,547
St. Ann 0 3,109
St. Catherine 2 9,477
St. Elizabeth 0 1,938
St. James 6 4,584
St. Mary 1 1,548
St. Thomas 4 1,917
Trelawny 0 1,650
 

Westmoreland

2 2,055
     
 

COVID-19 TESTING

   
Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities

 

Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today

 

24 3 0 27
Cumulative POSITIVES

 

43,927 1,785 2,369 48,081
NEGATIVE today

 

425 All negatives are included in PCR tests 594 1,019
Cumulative NEGATIVES

 

244,220 76,925 321,145
TOTAL TESTS TODAY

 

449 3 594 1,046
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE

 

288,147 1,785 79,294 369,226
Positivity Rate[1]

 

6%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS    
Deaths *6 931
 

Coincidental Deaths

 

0

135
Deaths under investigation 0 144
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES    
 

Recovered

121 24,226
 

Active Cases

22,555  
     
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT    
Number in Facility Quarantine 5  
Number in Home Quarantine 31,397  
 

HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT

 

   
Number Hospitalised

 

165  
Patients Moderately Ill

 

45  
 

Patients Critically Ill

 

15  
NON-HOSPITAL ISOLATION    
Step Down Facilities 0  
State Facilities 8  
Home 22,377  
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES    
Contact of a Confirmed Case 0 2,561
Imported 0 932
Local Transmission (Not Epi Linked) 0 2,307
Under Investigation 27 42,045
Workplace Cluster 0 236
           

 

COVID-RELATED DEATHS:

  • A 74-year-old Male from St. Ann
  • A 73-year-old Male from St. Ann
  • A 56-year-old Female from St. Mary
  • A 55-year-old Female from Kingston and St. Andrew
  • A 51-year-old Female from Kingston and St. Andrew
  • A 50-year-old Male from St. Catherine

[1] Based on data for RT-PCR and Public Sector COVID Rapid Antigen Testing