COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Saturday, April 24, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL  NOTES
Confirmed Cases 137 45,004  
SEX CLASSIFICATION      
Females 78 25,178  
Males 59 19,823  
Under Investigation 0 3  
AGE RANGE 37 days to 94 years 1 day to 108 years  
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES      
Clarendon 15 2,468  
Hanover 3 1,210  
KSA 26 12,840  
Manchester 8 2,693  
Portland 16 1,453  
St. Ann 6 2,812  
St. Catherine 22 8,869  
St. Elizabeth 5 1,792  
St. James 14 4,314  
St. Mary 7 1,387  
St. Thomas 2 1,745  
Trelawny 5 1,563  
Westmoreland 8 1,858  
 

COVID-19 TESTING

Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today 125 7 5 137
Cumulative POSITIVES 41,233 1,523 2,248 45,004
NEGATIVE today 542 All negatives are included in PCR tests 543 1,085
Cumulative NEGATIVES 224,302 55,297 279,599
TOTAL TESTS TODAY 667 7 548 1,222
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE 265,535 1,523 57,545 324,603
Positivity Rate 19.6%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS 24 HRS OVERALL  

NOTES

 

Deaths 4 760 1) 76-year-old male from St. Ann.

2) 79-year-old male from Hanover.

3) A 73-year-old male from St Catherine.

4) An 86-year-old male from Trelawny.

Coincidental Deaths 0 113  
Deaths under investigation 2 129  
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES      
Recovered 128 20,519  
Active Cases 137 23,395  
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT      
Number in Facility Quarantine 24    
Number in Home Quarantine 30,338    
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT      
Number Hospitalised 258    
Patients Moderately Ill 12    
Patients Critically Ill 32    
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES      
Contact of a Confirmed Case 3 2,449  
Imported 3 894  
Local Transmission (Not Epi Linked) 0 2,062  
Under Investigation 131 39,363  
Workplace Cluster 0 236