COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Monday, October 11, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL
Confirmed Cases 72 86,456
SEX CLASSIFICATION    
Females 38 49,184
Males 34 37,269
Under Investigation 0 3
AGE RANGE 11 days to 97 years 1 day to 108 years
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES    
Clarendon 6 4,642
Hanover 4 2,815
KSA 22 21,394
Manchester 2 5,779
Portland 0 2,372
St. Ann 2 6,406
St. Catherine 14 15,896
St. Elizabeth 0 3,947
St. James 14 8,524
St. Mary 0 2,787
St. Thomas 2 3,674
Trelawny 3 3,211
Westmoreland 3 5,009
COVID-19 TESTING
Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities

 

Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today

 

59 11 2 72
Cumulative POSITIVES

 

76,207 6,421 3,828 86,456
NEGATIVE today

 

462 All negatives are included in PCR tests 268 730
Cumulative NEGATIVES

 

348,332 183,679 532,011
TOTAL TESTS TODAY

 

521 11 270 802
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE

 

424,539 6,421 187,507 618,467
Positivity Rate[1] 13.2%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS    
Deaths 9 2,034
Coincidental Deaths 0 180
Deaths under investigation 1 317
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES    
Recovered 145 54,569
Active Cases 72 29,264
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT    
Number in Facility Quarantine 4  
Number in Home Quarantine 34,598  
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT    
Number Hospitalised 391  
Patients Moderately Ill 94  
Patients Severely Ill 52  
Patients Critically Ill 31  
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES    
Contact of a Confirmed Case 0 3,098
Imported 1 1,297
Local Transmission (Not Epi Linked) 0 3,938
Under Investigation 71 77,887
Workplace Cluster 0 236
           

 

DEATHS

  1. A 46-year-old female from St. Elizabeth.
  2. A 41-year-old female from St. Catherine.
  3. A 46-year-old male from Clarendon.
  4. A 65-year-old female from St. Catherine.
  5. A 35-year-old female from KSA.
  6. A 68-year-old female from KSA.
  7. A 55-year-old male from St. Elizabeth.
  8. A 57-year-old male from St. Catherine.
  9. A 69-year-old female from KSA.

The deaths occurred between September 18 and October 11, 2021

 

Clinical Definitions
Moderately Ill                Require hospitalisation but do not require oxygen supplementation. (Admission may be for non-COVID-19 specific conditions.)
Severely Ill                Require hospitalisation and oxygenation support but not high dependency support (highly specialised staff and/or equipment).
Critically Ill                    Require hospitalisation, oxygenation support and highly specialized staff and/or equipment.

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