COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Saturday, September 11, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL
Confirmed Cases 560 75,857
SEX CLASSIFICATION    
Females 323 43,086
Males 237 32,768
Under Investigation 0 3
AGE RANGE 2 days to 96 years 1 day to 108 years
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES    
Clarendon 3 3,883
Hanover 26 2,505
KSA 105 19,040
Manchester 26 5,244
Portland 1 2,044
St. Ann 89 5,640
St. Catherine 65 13,704
St. Elizabeth 1 3,415
St. James 52 7,536
St. Mary 65 2,385
St. Thomas 56 3,040
Trelawny 39 2,825
Westmoreland 32 4,596
COVID-19 TESTING
Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities

 

Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today

 

486 52 22 560
Cumulative POSITIVES

 

66,558 5,685 3,614 75,857
NEGATIVE today

 

740 All negatives are included in PCR tests 139 879
Cumulative NEGATIVES

 

321,950 173,594 495,544
TOTAL TESTS TODAY

 

1,226 52 161 1,439
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE

 

388,508 5,685 177,210 571,403
Positivity Rate[1] 42.1%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS 24 HRS OVERALL
Deaths 27 1,731
Coincidental Deaths 0 176
Deaths under investigation 4 239
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES    
Recovered 116 49,561
Active Cases 560 24,058
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT    
Number in Facility Quarantine 2  
Number in Home Quarantine 41,370  
 

HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT

 

   
Number Hospitalised 773  
Patients Moderately Ill 160  
Severely Ill Patients 119  
Patients Critically Ill 57  
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES    
Contact of a Confirmed Case 7 3,056
Imported 0 1,194
Local Transmission (Not Epi Linked) 3 3,546
Under Investigation 550 67,825
Workplace Cluster 0 236
           

 

DEATHS

  1. A 64-year-old female from St. Catherine.
  2. A 41-year-old female from St. Elizabeth.
  3. A 60-year-old male from Westmoreland.
  4. A 58-year-old female from KSA.
  5. A 74-year-old male from St. Elizabeth.
  6. A 67-year-old female from St. Ann.
  7. A 24-day-old female from KSA.
  8. A 62-year-old male from St. Catherine.
  9. A 45-year-old male from St. Elizabeth.
  10. A 47-year-old male from KSA.
  11. A 97-year-old female from St. Ann.
  12. An 86-year-old female from Westmoreland.
  13. A 62-year-old female from St. Thomas.
  14. A 77-year-old female from St. Elizabeth.
  15. A 75-year-old male from St. Ann.
  16. A 62-year-old female from Hanover.
  17. A 99-year-old male from St. Elizabeth.
  18. A 65-year-old female from KSA.
  19. A 65-year-old male from KSA.
  20. A 68-year-old male from St. James.
  21. An 81-year-old female from St. Elizabeth.
  22. A 77-year-old male from St. Elizabeth.
  23. A 72-year-old female from St. Thomas.
  24. A 68-year-old male from St. Ann.
  25. A 60-year-old male from St. James.
  26. A 68-year-old male from St. Ann.
  27. A 64-year-old male from St. Ann.

The deaths occurred between August 27 and September 10.

 

Clinical Definitions
Moderately Ill                Require hospitalisation but do not require oxygen supplementation. (Admission may be for non-COVID-19 specific conditions.)
Severely Ill                Require hospitalisation and oxygenation support but not high dependency support (highly specialised staff and/or equipment).
 

Critically Ill                   

Require hospitalisation, oxygenation support and highly specialised staff and/or equipment.

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