COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Sunday, September 27, 2020

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL  
Confirmed Cases 153 6,170  
SEX CLASSIFICATION      
Males 70 2,811  
Females 83 3,335  
Under Investigation 0 24  
AGE RANGE 1 month to 96 years 1 day to 104 years  
       
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES      
Clarendon 6 352  
Hanover 2 59  
Kingston & St. Andrew 53 2,339  
Manchester 1 271  
Portland 5 260  
St. Ann 8 236  
St. Catherine 32 1,401  
St. Elizabeth 0 144  
St. James 25 421  
St. Mary 6 150  
St. Thomas 2 361  
Trelawny 1 74  
Westmoreland 11 101  
Unknown 1 1  
COVID-19 TESTING      
Samples Tested 646 77,394  
Discharge samples tested in the last 24 hours 3    
Results Positive 153 6,170  
Results Negative 493 71,166  
Results Pending 0 58  
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS      
Deaths 4* 93  
Coincidental Deaths 0 4  
Deaths under investigation 3 9  
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES      
Recovered 35 1,741  
Active Cases 4,250    
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT      
Number in Facility Quarantine 20    
Number in Home Quarantine 21,727    
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT      
Number Hospitalised 149    
Patients Moderately Ill 26    
Patients Critically Ill 10    
       
NON-HOSPITAL ISOLATION      
Step Down 5    
State Facilities 12    
Home 3,930    
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES      
Imported 1 481  
Local Transmission (Not Epidemiologically linked) 0 334  
Contacts of Confirmed Cases 0 771  
Cases Related to the St. Catherine Workplace Cluster 0 236  
Under Investigation 152 4,348  

 

*Summary Details of Deaths:

  • A 73 year old female from Trelawny
  • A 92 year old male from Clarendon
  • A 57 year old male from Kingston and St. Andrew
  • A 95 year old male from Kingston and St. Andrew

All of the deceased also suffered from comorbidities.