COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Monday, September 13, 2021

Females 24 HRS OVERALL
Confirmed Cases 536 76,987
SEX CLASSIFICATION    
Females 323 43,765
Males 213 33,218
Under Investigation 0 4
AGE RANGE 1 day to 103 years 1 day to 108 years
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES    
Clarendon 100 4,032
Hanover 9 2,529
KSA 78 19,221
Manchester 37 5,330
Portland 25 2,104
St. Ann 33 5,702
St. Catherine 108 13,913
St. Elizabeth 23 3,500
St. James 35 7,614
St. Mary 8 2,397
St. Thomas 51 3,157
Trelawny 25 2,865
 Westmoreland 4 4,623
 

COVID-19 TESTING

Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities

 

Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today

 

500 32 4 536
Cumulative POSITIVES

 

67,598 5,758 3,631 76,987
NEGATIVE today

 

590 All negatives are included in PCR tests 354 944
Cumulative NEGATIVES

 

323,564 174,466 498,030
TOTAL TESTS TODAY

 

1,090 32 358 1,480
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE

 

391,162 5,758 178,099 575,019
Positivity Rate[1] 47.4%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS      
Deaths 2 1,736  
Coincidental Deaths 0 176  
Deaths under investigation 6 247  
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES      
 Recovered 331 50,077  
Active Cases 536 24,659  
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT      
Number in Facility Quarantine    
Number in Home Quarantine  42,171    
   24 HRS OVERALL   
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT  
   
Number Hospitalised 805    
 
Patients Moderately Ill 235    
Severely Ill 152    
   

53

   
   
Patients Critically Ill  
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES      
Contact of a Confirmed Case 0 3,059  
Imported 1 1,198  
Local Transmission (Not Epi Linked) 0 3,546  
Under Investigation 535 68,948  
Workplace Cluster 0 236  
       

 

DEATHS

  1. 65-year-old female from Clarendon.
  2. A 46-year-old male from Clarendon.

The deaths, which were previously under investigation, occurred on September 1 and 2.

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 specialised staff and/or equipment.

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