COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Saturday, September 25, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL
Confirmed Cases 429 82,778
SEX CLASSIFICATION    
Females 243 47,080
Males 176 35,680
Under Investigation 10 18
AGE RANGE 3 days to 102 years 1 day to 108 years
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES    
Clarendon 52 4,385
Hanover 5 2,703
KSA 82 20,510
Manchester 17 5,620
Portland 53 2,272
St. Ann 31 6,154
St. Catherine 93 15,055
St. Elizabeth 14 3,787
St. James 28 8,196
St. Mary 21 2,650
St. Thomas 4 3,481
Trelawny 18 3,088
Westmoreland 11 4,877
COVID TESTS

 

Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities

 

Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today

 

416 9 4 429
Cumulative POSITIVES

 

72,868 6,158 3,752 82,778
NEGATIVE today

 

1,139 All negatives are included in PCR tests 225 1,364
Cumulative NEGATIVES

 

334,426 178,328 512,754
TOTAL TESTS TODAY

 

1,555 9 229 1,793
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE

 

407,294 6,158 182,080 595,532
Positivity Rate[1] 27.2%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS 24 HRS OVERALL
Deaths 10 1,834
Coincidental Deaths 0 178
Deaths under investigation 15 317
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES    
Recovered 226 52,097
Active Cases 429 28,260
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT    
Number in Facility Quarantine 1  
Number in Home Quarantine 37,050  
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT    
Number Hospitalized 648  
Patients Moderately Ill 124  
Patients Severely Ill 102  
Patients Critically Ill 43  
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES    
Contact of a Confirmed Case 0 3,066
Imported 0 1,232
Local Transmission (Not Epi Linked) 0 3,551
Under Investigation 429 74,693
Workplace Cluster 0 236
           

 

DEATHS

  1. A 76-year-old female from KSA.
  2. A 48-year-old female from KSA.
  3. A 92-year-old female from KSA.
  4. An 89 year old female from KSA.
  5. A 69-year-old female from KSA.
  6. A 38-year-old male from KSA.
  7. A 64-year-old female from St. Ann.
  8. A 67-year-old male from St. Ann.
  9. A 62-year-old female from St. Mary.
  10. A 70-year-old female from Portland.

The deaths occurred between September 18 and September 24, 2021.

1.      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