COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Thursday, April 8, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL
Confirmed Cases 239 41,843
SEX CLASSIFICATION    
Females 103 23,435
Males 136 18,405
Under Investigation 0 3
AGE RANGE 8 days to 100 years 1 day to 108 years
     
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES    
Clarendon 10 2,320
Hanover 2 1,159
Kingston & St. Andrew 70 11,980
Manchester 7 2,484
Portland 17 1,361
St. Ann 7 2,596
St. Catherine 78 8,250
St. Elizabeth 5 1,619
St. James 11 4,054
St. Mary 2 1,232
St. Thomas 26 1,610
Trelawny 0 1,462
Westmoreland 4 1,716
     
COVID-19 TESTING    
Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today 215 15 9 239
Cumulative POSITIVES 38,447 1,378 2,018 41,843
NEGATIVE today 690 All negatives are included in PCR tests 1,080 1,770
Cumulative NEGATIVES 213,553 43,585 257,138
TOTAL TESTS TODAY 905 15 1,089 2,009
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE 252,000 1,378 45,603 298,981
Positivity Rate 25%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS    
Deaths 15* 661
Coincidental Deaths 1 103
Deaths under investigation 5 105
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES    
Recovered 124 18,690
Active Cases 22,197  
     
     
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT    
Number in Facility Quarantine 26  
Number in Home Quarantine 27,746  
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT    
Number Hospitalised 404  
Patients Moderately Ill 41  
Patients Critically Ill 47  
NON-HOSPITAL ISOLATION    
Step Down Facilities 0  
State Facilities 16  
Home 21,768  
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES    
Contact of a Confirmed Case 0 2,322
Imported 1 826
Local Transmission (Not Epi Linked) 0 1,680
Under Investigation 238 36,779
Workplace Cluster 0 236
           

 

*DEATHS (February 24- April 7, 2021)

  • A 61 year old male from Portland
  • A 78 year old male from Hanover
  • A 70 year old male from Kingston & St Andrew
  • A 64 year old female from Kingston & St Andrew
  • A 61 year old male from Kingston & St Andrew
  • A 98 year old female from Kingston & St Andrew
  • A 65 year old male from Kingston & St Andrew
  • A 68 year old male from Kingston & St Andrew
  • A 79 year old male from Kingston & St Andrew whose death was previously under investigation
  • An 83 year old male from Kingston & St Andrew
  • A 69 year old male from St. Catherine
  • A 60 year old female from St. Catherine
  • A 78 year old male from St. Catherine
  • A 67 year old female from St. Elizabeth
  • An 81 year old male from St James