COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Thursday, February 18, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL  NOTES
Confirmed Cases 271 20,581  
SEX CLASSIFICATION      
Males 117 9,139  
Females 154 11,439  
Under Investigation 0 3  
AGE RANGE 6 days to 86 years 1 day to 104 years  
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES      
Clarendon 25 1,190  
Hanover 7 524  
KSA 87 5848  
Manchester 18 1,469  
Portland 1 453  
St. Ann 34 1,306  
St. Catherine 49 4,027  
St. Elizabeth 5 724  
St. James 16 2,184  
St. Mary 3 571  
St. Thomas 22 696  
Trelawny 3 677  
Westmoreland 1 912  
COVID-19 TESTING      
Samples Tested 1,147 191,272  
Discharge samples tested in the last 24 hours 21    
Results Positive 271* 20,581^ Includes 6 positives from antigen tests*

Includes 230 antigen tests^

Results Negative 882 170,909  
Results Pending 0

 

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DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS      
Deaths 7 391 – 71-year-old female from Kingston and St. Andrew;

– 75-year-old male from St. Ann;

– 85-year-old male from St. Ann;

– 89-year-old male from St. Catherine;

– 59-year-old female from Kingston and St Andrew;

– 74-year-old female from St. Elizabeth; and

– 87-year-old female from St. Ann.

Coincidental Deaths 0 76  
Deaths under investigation 1 46 1 death previously under investigation now classified as a COVID-19 death.
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES      
Recovered 47 12,828  
Active Cases 271 7,156  
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT      
Number in Facility Quarantine 4    
Number in Home Quarantine 20,346    
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT      
Number Hospitalised 271    
Patients Moderately Ill 27    
Patients Critically Ill 18    
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES      
Imported 0 660  
Local Transmission (Not Epidemiologically Linked) 0 1,127  
Contacts of Confirmed Cases 0 1,842  
Cases Related to the St. Catherine Workplace Cluster 0 236  
Under Investigation 271 16,716