COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Saturday, May 8, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL
Confirmed Cases 120 46,708
SEX CLASSIFICATION    
Females 66 26,142
Males 54 20,563
Under Investigation 0 3
AGE RANGE 1 year to 95 years 1 day to 108 years
   

 

 
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES    
Clarendon 2 2,558
Hanover 1 1,245
Kingston & St. Andrew 25 13,201
Manchester 2 2,806
Portland 5 1,521
St. Ann 22 3,016
St. Catherine 24 9,191
St. Elizabeth 2 1,863
St. James 16 4,444
St. Mary 3 1,470
St. Thomas 6 1,836
Trelawny 3 1,603
 

Westmoreland

9 1,954
     
 

COVID-19 TESTING

   
Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities

 

Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today

 

99 17 4 120
Cumulative POSITIVES

 

42,723 1,654 2,331 46,708
NEGATIVE today

 

1,063 All negatives are included in PCR tests 556 1619
Cumulative NEGATIVES

 

233,291 63,509 296,800
TOTAL TESTS TODAY

 

1,162 17 560 1,739
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE

 

276,014 1,654 65,840 343,508
Positivity Rate

 

9.8%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS    
Deaths 3* 806
 

Coincidental Deaths

0 121
Deaths under investigation 0 132
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES    
 

Recovered

120 22,268
 

Active Cases

23,291  
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT    
Number in Facility Quarantine 3  
Number in Home Quarantine 22,775  
 

HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT

 

   
Number Hospitalised

 

189  
Patients Moderately Ill

 

7  
 

Patients Critically Ill

17  
NON-HOSPITAL ISOLATION    
Step Down Facilities 0  
State Facilities 3  
Home 23,089  
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES    
Contact of a Confirmed Case 1 2,507
Imported 1 919
Local Transmission (Not Epi Linked) 0 2,149
Under Investigation 118 40,897
Workplace Cluster 0 236
           

 

*DEATHS

  • An 85-year-old Male from St. Catherine
  • A 60-year-old Male from St. Catherine
  • A 69-year-old Female from Kingston & St. Andrew