COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Sunday, March 21, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL
Confirmed Cases 558 35,896
SEX CLASSIFICATION    
Females 315 20,177
Males 243 15,716
Under Investigation 0 3
AGE RANGE 10 days  to 90 years 1 day to 108 years
     
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES    
Clarendon 9 2,006
Hanover 19 1,015
Kingston & St. Andrew 219 10,221
Manchester 11 2,176
Portland 10 1,132
St. Ann 0 2,286
St. Catherine 177 7,060
St. Elizabeth 26 1,337
St. James 30 3,609
St. Mary 14 1,001
St. Thomas 15 1,367
Trelawny 8 1,284
Westmoreland 20 1,402
     
COVID-19 TESTING    
Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today 490 12 56 558
Cumulative POSITIVES 33,343 1,088 1,465 35,896
NEGATIVE today 678 All negatives are included in PCR tests 1,022 1,700
Cumulative NEGATIVES 200,662 27,657 228,319
TOTAL TESTS TODAY 1,168 12 1,078 2,258
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE 234,005 1,088 29,122 264,215
Positivity Rate 42.5%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS    
Deaths 3* 536
Coincidental Deaths 0 92
Deaths under investigation 1 72
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES    
Recovered 179 16,309
Active Cases 18,801  
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT    
Number in Facility Quarantine 1  
Number in Home Quarantine 25,350  
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT    
Number Hospitalised 418  
Patients Moderately Ill 65  
Patients Critically Ill 37  
NON-HOSPITAL ISOLATION    
Step Down 0  
State Facilities 9  
Home 18,374  
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES    
Imported 5 752
Local Transmission (Not Epidemiologically linked) 1 1,417
Contacts of Confirmed Cases 15 2,126
Cases Related to the St. Catherine Workplace Cluster 0 236
Under Investigation 537 31,365
           

 

DEATHS

  • A 46-year-old Female from St. Catherine
  • A 33-year-old Female from St. Catherine
  • A 77-year-old Male from Westmoreland