COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Sunday, May 16, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL
Confirmed Cases 77 47,396
SEX CLASSIFICATION    
Females 39 26,511
Males 38 20,882
Under Investigation 0 3
AGE RANGE 1 year to 86 years 1 day to 108 years
   

 

 
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES    
Clarendon 1 2,591
Hanover 1 1,265
Kingston & St. Andrew 13 13,339
Manchester 3 2,850
Portland 2 1,533
St. Ann 2 3,065
St. Catherine 21 9,354
St. Elizabeth 2 1,896
St. James 5 4,496
St. Mary 2 1,510
St. Thomas 12 1,880
Trelawny 2 1,610
 

Westmoreland

11 2,007
     
 

COVID-19 TESTING

   
Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities

 

Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today

 

65 9 3 77
Cumulative POSITIVES

 

43,320 1,731 2,345 47,396
NEGATIVE today

 

519 All negatives are included in PCR tests 695 1,214
Cumulative NEGATIVES

 

239,211 68,997 308,208
TOTAL TESTS TODAY

 

584 9 698 1,291
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE

 

282,531 1,731 71,342 355,604
Positivity Rate[1]

 

12.5%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS    
Deaths 3* 863
 

Coincidental Deaths

1 126
Deaths under investigation 4 138
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES    
 

Recovered

157 23,281
 

 

Active Cases

 22,898  
     
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT    
Number in Facility Quarantine 6  
Number in Home Quarantine 25,749  
 

HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT

 

   
Number Hospitalised

 

149  
Patients Moderately Ill

 

56  
 

Patients Critically Ill

23  
NON-HOSPITAL ISOLATION    
State Facilities 4  
Step Down Facilities 0  
Home 22,741  
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES    
Contact of a Confirmed Case 0 2,528
Imported 0 928
Local Transmission (Not Epi Linked) 0 2,204
Under Investigation 77 41,500
Workplace Cluster 0 236
           

 

*COVID-RELATED DEATHS:

  • A 63 year old female from Clarendon
  • A 68 year old female from Kingston & St. Andrew
  • A 56 year old male from Clarendon

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