COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Monday, September 20, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL
Confirmed Cases 374 80,780
SEX CLASSIFICATION    
Females 229 45,956
Males 145 34,817
Under Investigation 0 7
AGE RANGE 6 months to 95 years 1 day to 108 years
   

 

 
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES    
Clarendon 39 4,251
Hanover 10 2,671
Kingston & St.  Andrew 70 20,024
Manchester 37 5,541
Portland 30 2,186
St. Ann 27 6,025
St. Catherine 48 14,613
St. Elizabeth 2 3,670
St. James 26 8,013
St. Mary 29 2,573
St. Thomas 11 3,362
Trelawny 30 3,036
Westmoreland 15 4,815
     
     
     
COVID-19 TESTING    
Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities

 

Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today

 

351 22 1 374
Cumulative POSITIVES

 

71,013 6,060 3,707 80,780
NEGATIVE today

 

561 All negatives are included in PCR tests 464 1,025
Cumulative NEGATIVES

 

329,868 177,077 506,945
TOTAL TESTS TODAY

 

912 22 465 1,399
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE

 

400,881 6,060 180,784 587,725
Positivity Rate[1] 39.9%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS    
Deaths 6* 1,800
Coincidental Deaths 0 177
Deaths under investigation 0 274
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES    
Recovered 190 51,121
Active Cases 27,316  
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT    
Number in Facility Quarantine 9  
Number in Home Quarantine 39,993  
     
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT    
Number Hospitalized 708  
Patients Moderately Ill 146  
Patients Severely Ill 104  
Patients Critically Ill 42  
NON-HOSPITAL ISOLATION    
State Facilities 7  
Step Down Facilities 0  
Home 26,581  
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES    
Contact of a Confirmed Case 0 3,061
Imported 0 1,221
Local Transmission (Not Epi Linked) 5 3,551
Under Investigation 369 72,711
Workplace Cluster 0 236
           

 

*COVID-19 RELATED DEATHS (Sept 8-17, 2021)

  • A 61-years-old male from St. Elizabeth
  • A 72-years-old female from Elizabeth
  • A 61-years-old male from Elizabeth
  • A 74-years-old female from St. Elizabeth
  • A 51-years-old female from Elizabeth
  • A 50-years-old male from St. Mary whose death was previously under investigation

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