COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Saturday, October 17, 2020

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL NOTES
Confirmed Cases 79 8,274  
SEX CLASSIFICATION      
Males 17 3,700  
Females 62 4,556  
Under Investigation 0 18  
AGE RANGE  3 to 72 years 1 days to 104 years  
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES      
Clarendon 0 438  
Hanover 0 108  
KSA 57 3,011  
Manchester 0 352  
Portland 0 293  
St. Ann 1 348  
St. Catherine 7 1,846  
St. Elizabeth 3 253  
St. James 8 730  
St. Mary 0 201  
St. Thomas 3 387  
Trelawny 0 120  
Westmoreland 0 187  
COVID-19 TESTING      
Samples Tested 362 88,338  
Discharge samples tested in the last 24 hours 3    
Results Positive 79 8,274  
Results Negative 283 79,999  
Results Pending 0 65  
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS      
Deaths 3 171 Details at the end of the table
Coincidental Deaths 1 12  
Deaths under investigation 1 24  
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES      
Recovered 206 3,859  
Active Cases 79 4,133  
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT      
Number in Facility Quarantine 2    
Number in Home Quarantine 23,692    
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT      
Number Hospitalised 176    
Patients Moderately Ill 17    
Patients Critically Ill 15    
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES      
Imported 0 490  
Local Transmission (Not Epidemiologically Linked) 0 593  
Contacts of Confirmed Cases 0 918  
Cases Related to the St. Catherine Workplace Cluster 0 236  
Under Investigation 79 6,037  

 

There were three (3) newly categorised COVID-19 related deaths in the last 24 hours. The deceased are:

  1. A 76-year-old male of a St. James address.
  2. A 70-year-old female of a Manchester address.
  3. An 81-year-old male of a St. Ann address.