COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Saturday, May 1, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL
Confirmed Cases 90 45,867
SEX CLASSIFICATION    
Females 51 25,683
Males 39 20,181
Under Investigation 0 3
AGE RANGE 2 days to 95 years 1 day to 108 years
   

 

 
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES    
Clarendon 3 2,516
Hanover 9 1,227
Kingston & St. Andrew 18 13,043
Manchester 6 2,753
Portland 5 1,484
St. Ann 5 2,925
St. Catherine 10 9,021
St. Elizabeth 2 1,830
St. James 9 4,369
St. Mary 12 1,439
St. Thomas 5 1,779
Trelawny 3 1,583
 

Westmoreland

3 1,898
     
 

COVID-19 TESTING

   
Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities

 

Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today

 

74 12 4 90
Cumulative POSITIVES

 

41,990 1,579 2,298 45,867
NEGATIVE today

 

591 All negatives are included in PCR tests 524 1,115
Cumulative NEGATIVES

 

228,415 59,629 288,044
TOTAL TESTS TODAY

 

665 12 528 1,205
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE

 

270,405 1,579 61,927 333,911
Positivity Rate

 

12.7%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS    
Deaths

 

  5* 784
Coincidental Deaths

 

0 116
Deaths under investigation 0 134
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES    
 

Recovered

140 21,293
 

Active Cases

 

23,452  
     
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT    
Number in Facility Quarantine 7  
 

Number in Home Quarantine

 

25,056  
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT    
Number Hospitalised

 

213  
Patients Moderately Ill

 

14  
 

Patients Critically Ill

22  
NON-HOSPITAL ISOLATION    
Step Down Facilities 0  
State Facilities 10  
Home 23,226  
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES    
Contact of a Confirmed Case 2 2,478
Imported 2 904
Local Transmission (Not Epi Linked) 1 2,107
Under Investigation 85 40,142
Workplace Cluster 0 236

 

*DEATHS

COVID-RELATED DEATHS:

  • A 95-year-old Female from Trelawny
  • A 93-year-old Female from St. Catherine
  • An 83-year-old Female from St. Catherine
  • A 95-year-old Female from Westmoreland, whose death was previously under investigation   
  • An 83-year-old Female from St. Thomas, whose death was previously under investigation