COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Monday, October 26, 2020

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL
Confirmed Cases 38 8,787
SEX CLASSIFICATION    
Males 17 3,929
Females 20 4,844
Under Investigation 1 14
AGE RANGE 2 years to 72 years 1 day to 104 years
     
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES    
Clarendon 0 447
Hanover 2 126
Kingston & St. Andrew 6 3,127
Manchester 2 367
Portland 0 301
St. Ann 1 386
St. Catherine 9 1,978
St. Elizabeth 0 261
St. James 8 819
St. Mary 4 227
St. Thomas 0 396
Trelawny 0 137
Westmoreland 6 215
COVID-19 TESTING    
Samples Tested 457 93,422
Discharge samples tested in the last 24 hours 0  
Results Positive 38 8,787
Results Negative 419 84,570
Results Pending 0 65
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS    
Deaths 4* 196
Coincidental Deaths 0 14
Deaths under investigation 3 29
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES    
Recovered                   45 4,347+
Active Cases  4,126  
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT    
Number in Facility Quarantine 0  
Number in Home Quarantine 19,922  
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT    
Number Hospitalised 115  
Patients Moderately Ill 21  
Patients Critically Ill 4  
NON-HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT    
Step Down Facilities 6  
State Facilities 14  
Home 4,004  
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES    
Imported 0 497
Local Transmission (Not Epidemiologically linked) 0 609
Contacts of Confirmed Cases 0 1,021
Cases Related to the St. Catherine Workplace Cluster 0 236
Under Investigation 38 6,424

 

*Summary of Deaths

  • A 56-year-old female from Kingston and St. Andrew
  • A 57-year-old male from Kingston and St. Andrew
  • A 29-year-old female from St. Thomas
  • A 55-year-old male from St. Mary

+ one result was found to be a duplicate and removed.