COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Sunday, May 23, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL
Confirmed Cases 95 48,054
SEX CLASSIFICATION    
Females 47 26,866
Males 48 21,185
Under Investigation 0 3
AGE RANGE 37 days to 96 years 1 day to 108 years
   

 

 
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES    
Clarendon 0 2,609
Hanover 1 1,287
Kingston & St. Andrew 25 13,466
Manchester 2 2,882
Portland 3 1,546
St. Ann 8 3,109
St. Catherine 17 9,475
St. Elizabeth 2 1,939
St. James 12 4,578
St. Mary 8 1,547
St. Thomas 4 1,913
Trelawny 5 1,650
 

Westmoreland

8 2,053
     
 

COVID-19 TESTING

   
Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities

 

Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today

 

81 11 3  95
Cumulative POSITIVES

 

43,903 1,782 2,369 48,054
NEGATIVE today

 

646 All negatives are included in PCR tests 1,738 2,384
Cumulative NEGATIVES

 

243,795 76,331 320,126
TOTAL TESTS TODAY

 

727 11 1,741 2,479
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE

 

287,698 1,782 78,700 368,180
Positivity Rate[1]

 

12.5%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS    
Deaths 8*

 

925
 

Coincidental Deaths

 

0

135
Deaths under investigation 0 144
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES    
 

Recovered

119 24,105
 

 

Active Cases

22,655  
     
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT    
Number in Facility Quarantine 6  
Number in Home Quarantine 26,537  
 

HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT

 

   
Number Hospitalised

 

157  
Patients Moderately Ill

 

42  
 

Patients Critically Ill

 

16  
NON-HOSPITAL ISOLATON    
Step Down Facilities 0  
State Facilities 8  
Home 22,485  
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES    
Contact of a Confirmed Case 0 2,561
Imported 0 932
Local Transmission (Not Epi Linked) 0 2,307
Under Investigation 95 42,018
Workplace Cluster 0 236
           

 

*COVID-RELATED DEATHS:

  • A 61-year-old Male from Kingston & St. Andrew whose death was previously under investigation
  • A 61-year-old Female from Kingston & St. Andrew whose death was previously under investigation
  • An 83-year-old Female from Kingston & St. Andrew whose death was previously under investigation
  • A 64-year-old Male from Kingston & St. Andrew whose death was previously under investigation
  • A 44-year-old Male from Kingston & St. Andrew
  • A 67-year-old Female from St. Catherine
  • A 48-year-old Female from St. Catherine
  • A 71-year-old Female from St. Ann

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