COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Saturday, January 8, 2022

 

NEW CASES

24 HRS

OVERALL

Confirmed Cases

1,449

102,505

SEX CLASSIFICATION

   

Females

869

58,490

Males

579

44,011

Under Investigation

1

4

AGE RANGE

1 day old- 98 years

1 day to 108 years

PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF CASES

   

Clarendon

37

5,178

Hanover

25

3,297

KSA

480

26,931

Manchester

56

6,450

Portland

67

2,764

St. Ann

57

7,618

St. Catherine

329

18,722

St. Elizabeth

42

4,423

St. James

172

10,402

St. Mary

70

3,421

St. Thomas

51

4,245

Trelawny

6

3,573

Westmoreland

57

5,481

COVID-19 TESTING

   

COVID TESTS

Type of Tests

PCR

Antigen Tests from Public Facilities

Antigen Tests from Private Facilities

TOTAL

POSITIVES Today

1,091

138

220

1,449

Cumulative POSITIVES

89,783

7,766

4,956

102,505

NEGATIVE today

1,283

All negatives are included in PCR tests

1,519

2,803

Cumulative NEGATIVES

420,739

208,071

628,810

TOTAL TESTS TODAY

2,374

138

1,739

4,251

TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE

510,522

7,766

213,027

731,315

Positivity Rate

48.9%

   

DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS

   

Deaths

4

2,499

Coincidental Deaths

0

197

Deaths Under Investigation

0

355

RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES

   

Recovered

86

66,483

Active cases confirmed in the last 2 weeks

 

              8,300

QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT

   

Number in Facility Quarantine

1

 

Number in Home Quarantine

25,302

 

HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT

   

Number Hospitalised

310

 

Patients Moderately Ill

77

 

Patients Severely Ill

40

 

Patients Critically Ill

10

 

TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES

   

Contact of a Confirmed Case

1

3,195

Imported

141

2,563

Local Transmission (Not Epi Linked)

0

4,530

Under Investigation

1,307

91,981

Workplace Cluster

0

236

DEATHS

  1. A 23-year-old female from Westmoreland.
  2. A 64-year-old female from St Catherine.
  3. A 97-year-old male from St. Catherine.
  4. A 75-year-old female from KSA.

Three of the deaths occurred between February and August 2021 but were only recently confirmed. The fourth occurred on January 6, 2022.

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 specialized staff and/or equipment.