COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Monday, October 4, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL
Confirmed Cases 249 85,163
SEX CLASSIFICATION    
Females 143 48,439
Males 106 36,721
Under Investigation 0 3
AGE RANGE 58 days to 94 years 1 day to 108 years
   

 

 
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES    
Clarendon 29 4,549
Hanover 14 2,761
Kingston & St. Andrew 54 21,074
Manchester 9 5,727
Portland 6 2,338
St. Ann 4 6,311
St. Catherine 69 15,612
St. Elizabeth 4 3,882
St. James 27 8,398
St. Mary 6 2,760
St. Thomas 6 3,621
Trelawny 5 3,166
Westmoreland 16 4,964
     
     
     
COVID-19 TESTING    
Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities

 

Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today

 

241 6 2 249
Cumulative POSITIVES

 

75,083 6,290 3,790 85,163
NEGATIVE today

 

703 All negatives are included in PCR tests 467 1,170
Cumulative NEGATIVES

 

342,595 181,252 523,847
TOTAL TESTS TODAY

 

944 6 469 1,419
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE

 

417,678 6,290 185,042 609,010
Positivity Rate[1] 26.0%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS    
Deaths 14* 1,936
Coincidental Deaths 0 179
Deaths under investigation 0 309
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES    
Recovered 134 53,538
Active Cases  29,109  
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT    
Number in Facility Quarantine 1  
Number in Home Quarantine 35,907  
     
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT    
Number Hospitalized 551  
Patients Moderately Ill 115  
Patients Severely Ill 67  
Patients Critically Ill 34  
NON-HOSPITAL ISOLATION    
Step Down Facilities 0  
State Facilities 1  
Home 28,541  
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES    
Contact of a Confirmed Case 3 3,083
Imported 3 1,268
Local Transmission (Not Epi Linked) 0 3,615
Under Investigation 243 76,961
Workplace Cluster 0 236
           

 

*COVID-19 RELATED DEATHS (September 5-October 3, 2021)

  • A 39-year-old female from St. Elizabeth
  • A 59-year-old female from St. James
  • An 80-year-old female from Trelawny
  • A 7-month-old male from St. Catherine whose death was previously under investigation
  • A 41-year-old female from St. James  
  • A 56-year-old male from St. Elizabeth whose death was previously under investigation
  • An 81-year-old male from St. Catherine
  • A 75-year-old male from Kingston & St. Andrew
  • A 28-year-old female from St. Catherine
  • A 72-year-old male from Kingston & St. Andrew
  • A 56-year-old male from St. Ann
  • A 78 -year -old male from Kingston & St. Andrew
  • A 78-year-old female from St. Mary
  • An 80-year-old male from St. Mary

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