COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Saturday, November 28, 2020

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL  
Confirmed Cases 40 10,709  
SEX CLASSIFICATION      
Males 17 4,878  
Females 23 5,829  
Under Investigation 0 2  
AGE RANGE 5 years to 78 years 1 day to 104 years  
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES      
Clarendon 1 488  
Hanover 1 220  
KSA 14 3,576  
Manchester 1 419  
Portland 0 339  
St. Ann 8 574  
St. Catherine 4 2,349  
St. Elizabeth 0 298  
St. James 1 1,105  
St. Mary 3 293  
St. Thomas 1 417  
Trelawny 3 249  
Westmoreland 3 382  
COVID-19 TESTING      
New Samples Tested 704    
Discharge samples tested in the last 24 hours 4    
Results Positive 40 10, 709  
Results Negative 664 103,311  
Results Pending 0 27  
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS      
Deaths 5 256 The deceased are:

– a 44-year-old male from Westmoreland;

– a 77-year-old female from St. Ann;

– a 66-year-old female from KSA;

– an 86-year-old female from KSA; and

– a 70-year-old male from KSA.

 

Three of the deaths were previously under investigation.

Coincidental Deaths 1 35 This case was previously under investigation.
Deaths under investigation 1 29  
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES      
Recovered                   113 6,066  
Active Cases 40 4,239  
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT      
Number in Facility Quarantine 2    
Number in Home Quarantine 22,108    
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT      
Number Hospitalised 66    
Patients Moderately Ill 12    
Patients Critically Ill 7    
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES      
Imported 0 516  
Local Transmission (Not Epidemiologically Linked) 0 769  
Contacts of Confirmed Cases 0 1,331  
Cases Related to the St. Catherine Workplace Cluster 0 236  
Under Investigation 40 7,857