COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Thursday, December 24, 2020

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL NOTES
Confirmed Cases 78 12,597  
SEX CLASSIFICATION      
Males 37 5,736  
Females 41 6,859  
Under Investigation 0 2  
AGE RANGE 62 days to 95 years 1 day to 104 years  
       
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES      
Clarendon 3 577  
Hanover 3 303  
Kingston & St. Andrew 14 3,862  
Manchester 11 544  
Portland 0 355  
St. Ann 11 782  
St. Catherine 12 2,662  
St. Elizabeth 4 369  
St. James 9 1,338  
St. Mary 0 333  
St. Thomas 7 477  
Trelawny 1 338  
Westmoreland 3 657  
       
COVID-19 TESTING      
Samples Tested 742 135,923  
Discharge samples tested in the last 24 hours 4    
Results Positive 78 12,597  
Results Negative 664 123,314  
Results Pending 0 12  
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS      
Deaths 2 294 A 75 year old male from Clarendon.

 

A 67 year old male from Westmoreland whose death was previously under investigation.

 

Coincidental Deaths 2 47 Both previously under investigation
Deaths under investigation 0 23  
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES      
Recovered 158            9,737  
Active Cases 2,412    
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT      
Number in Facility Quarantine 52    
Number in Home Quarantine 30,807    
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT      
Number Hospitalised 88    
Patients Moderately Ill 12    
Patients Critically Ill 7    
NON-HOSPITAL ISOLATION      
Step Down Facilities 0    
State Facilities 21    
Home 2,331    
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES      
Imported 1 556  
Local Transmission (Not Epidemiologically linked) 0 900  
Contacts of Confirmed Cases 1 1,510  
Cases Related to the St. Catherine Workplace Cluster 0 236  
Under Investigation 76 9,395