COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Monday, September 28, 2020

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL NOTES
Confirmed Cases 238 6,408  
SEX CLASSIFICATION      
Males 91 2,903  
Females 147 3,481  
Under Investigation 0 24  
AGE RANGE 24 days to 96 years 1 day to 104 years  
       
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES      
Clarendon 12 364  
Hanover 2 61  
KSA 51 2,390  
Manchester 14 285  
Portland 11 271  
St. Ann 26 262  
St. Catherine 61 1,462  
St. Elizabeth 16 160  
St. James 15 435  
St. Mary 8 158  
St. Thomas 3 364  
Trelawny 2 76  
Westmoreland 17 119  
Unknown 0 1  
COVID-19 TESTING      
Samples Tested 871 78,265  
Discharge samples tested in the last 24 hours 1    
Results Positive 238 6,408  
Results Negative 633 71,799  
Results Pending   58  
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS      
Deaths 8* 101 See details below.
Coincidental Deaths 1 5  
Deaths under investigation 2 8  
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES      
Recovered 29 1,770  
Active Cases 238 4,451  
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT      
Number in Facility Quarantine   11  
Number in Home Quarantine   21,041  
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT      
Number Hospitalised   137  
Patients Moderately Ill   26  
Patients Critically Ill   12  
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES      
Imported 0 480  
Local Transmission (Not Epidemiologically Linked) 0 381  
Contacts of Confirmed Cases 0 801  
Cases Related to the St. Catherine Workplace Cluster 0 236  
Under Investigation 238 4,510  

 

*There were eight (8) newly categorised COVID-19-related deaths in the last 24 hours. The deceased are:

  1. An 82-year-old female from St. Ann.
  2. A 28-year-old female from St. Catherine.
  3. A 78-year-old male from Clarendon.
  4. A 65-year-old male from St. Catherine.
  5. A 96-year-old male from St. Catherine.
  6. A 65-year-old male from St. Catherine.
  7. A 78-year-old male from St. Catherine.
  8. A 59-year-old male from St. Catherine.