COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Saturday, March 20, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL  NOTES
Confirmed Cases 673 35,338  
SEX CLASSIFICATION      
Females 383 19,863  
Males 290 15,472  
Under Investigation 0 3  
AGE RANGE 10 days  to 108 years 1 day to 108 years  
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES      
Clarendon 50 1,996  
Hanover 13 996  
KSA 176 10,005  
Manchester 45 2,165  
Portland 38 1,122  
St. Ann 33 2,286  
St. Catherine 126 6,881  
St. Elizabeth 56 1,311  
St. James 54 3,579  
St. Mary 22 987  
St. Thomas 14 1,352  
Trelawny 30 1,276  
Westmoreland 16 1,382  
COVID-19 TESTING      
Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today 573 28 72 673
Cumulative POSITIVES 32,853 1,076 1,409 35,338
NEGATIVE Today 1,037 All negatives are included in PCR tests 1,317 2,354
Cumulative NEGATIVES 199,984 26,635 226,619
TOTAL TESTS TODAY 1,610 28 1,389 3,027
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE 232,837 1,076 28,044 261,957
Positivity Rate 36.7%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS 24 HRS OVERALL  NOTES
Deaths 9* 533 Details below
Coincidental Deaths 0 92  
Deaths under investigation 5 71  
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES      
Recovered 191 16,130  
Active Cases 673 18,426  
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT      
Number in Facility Quarantine 0    
Number in Home Quarantine 24,254    
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT      
Number Hospitalised 391    
Patients Moderately Ill 43    
Patients Critically Ill 33    
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES      
Imported 2 746  
Local Transmission (Not Epidemiologically Linked) 0 1,410  
Contacts of Confirmed Cases 3 2,103  
Cases Related to the St. Catherine Workplace Cluster 0 236  
Under Investigation 668 30,843  

DEATHS

  1. A 72-year-old male from KSA.
  2. A 82-year-old female from KSA.
  3. A 61-year-old male from KSA.
  4. An 81-year-old male from KSA.
  5. A 75-year-old female from KSA.
  6. A 90-year-old female from St. Thomas.
  7. A 31-year-old male from KSA.
  8. A 69-year-old male from St. James.
  9. A 62-year-old female from Trelawny.