COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Saturday, May 15, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL
Confirmed Cases 86 47,319
SEX CLASSIFICATION    
Females 52 26,472
Males 34 20,844
Under Investigation 0 3
AGE RANGE 1 year to 90 years 1 day to 108 years
   

 

 
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES    
Clarendon 11 2,589
Hanover 6 1,265
Kingston & St. Andrew 9 13,327
Manchester 5 2,847
Portland 2 1,531
St. Ann 21 3,063
St. Catherine 17 9,333
St. Elizabeth 3 1,894
St. James 3 4,490
St. Mary 4 1,508
St. Thomas 2 1,868
Trelawny 0 1,608
 

Westmoreland

3 1,996
     
 

COVID-19 TESTING

   
Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities

 

Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today

 

71 14 1 86
Cumulative POSITIVES

 

43,255 1,722 2,342 47,319
NEGATIVE today

 

619 All negatives are included in PCR tests 678 1,297
Cumulative NEGATIVES

 

238,692 68,302 306,994
TOTAL TESTS TODAY

 

690 14 679 1,383
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE

 

281,947 1,722 70,644 354,313
Positivity Rate[1]

 

12.1%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS    
Deaths 17* 860
 

Coincidental Deaths

0 125
Deaths under investigation 1 134
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES    
 

Recovered

111 23,124
 

Active Cases

22,986  
     
     
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT    
Number in Facility Quarantine 6  
Number in Home Quarantine 25,212  
 

HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT

 

   
Number Hospitalised

 

181  
Patients Moderately Ill

 

62  
 

Patients Critically Ill

24  
NON-HOSPITAL ISOLATION    
Step Down Facilities 0  
State Facilities 3  
Home 22,793  
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES    
Contact of a Confirmed Case 0 2,528
Imported 0 928
Local Transmission (Not Epi Linked) 0 2,196
Under Investigation 86 41,431
Workplace Cluster 0 236
           

  

*COVID-RELATED DEATHS: (January 18, 2021-May 14, 2021)

  • An 80-year-old male from Manchester  
  • An 89-year-old male from Manchester whose death was previously under investigation
  • A 40-year-old male from Manchester  
  • An 89-year-old male from Manchester
  • A 64-year-old female from Manchester
  • An 83-year-old male from Manchester
  • An 83-year-old male from Manchester
  • A 41-year-old male from Manchester
  • An 81-year-old female from Manchester
  • A 72-year-old female from Clarendon
  • A 71-year-old male from St. James
  • A 90-year-old female from St. James
  • An 80-year-old female from Trelawny whose death was previously under investigation
  • A 60-year-old female from Trelawny whose death was previously under investigation
  • A 65-year-old male from Portland
  • A 73-year-old male from St. Thomas
  • A 75-year-old female from Kingston and St. Andrew

[1] Based on data for RT-PCR and Public Sector COVID Rapid Antigen Testing