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

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL
Confirmed Cases 91 90,558
SEX CLASSIFICATION    
Females 49 51,503
Males 42 39,052
Under Investigation 0 3
AGE RANGE 2 days to 93 years 1 day to 108 years
     
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF CASES    
Clarendon 3 4,882
Hanover 6 2,928
Kingston & St. Andrew 14 22,378
Manchester 3 5,949
Portland 0 2,508
St. Ann 17 6,703
St. Catherine 15 16,984
St. Elizabeth 3 4,167
St. James 18 8,788
St. Mary 8 2,948
St. Thomas 0 3,910
Trelawny 0 3,327
Westmoreland 4 5,086
     
     
     
COVID-19 TESTING    
Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities

 

Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today

 

75 12 4 91
Cumulative POSITIVES

 

79,872 6,777 3,909 90,558
NEGATIVE today

 

613 All negatives are included in PCR tests 118 731
Cumulative NEGATIVES

 

376,831 193,985 570,816
TOTAL TESTS TODAY

 

688 12 122 822
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE

 

456,703 6,777 197,894 661,374
Positivity Rate[1] 12.4%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS    
Deaths 11* 2,354
Coincidental Deaths 0 191
Deaths Under Investigation 1 341
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES    
Recovered 171 61,484
Active Cases in the last 2 weeks 861  
     
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT    
Number in Facility Quarantine 1  
Number in Home Quarantine 42,707  
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT    
Number Hospitalized 160  
Patients Moderately Ill 27  
Patients Severely Ill 28  
Patients Critically Ill 7  
NON-HOSPITAL ISOLATION    
Step Down Facilities 0  
State Facilities 4  
Home 25,832  
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES    
Contact of a Confirmed Case 0 3,137
Imported 0 1,331
Local Transmission (Not Epi Linked) 3 4,311
Under Investigation 88 81,543
Workplace Cluster 0 236

 

*COVID-RELATED DEATHS

  1. A 60-year-old Male from St. Catherine whose death was previously under investigation
  2. An 82-year-old Male from St. Catherine whose death was previously under investigation
  3. A 63-year-old Female from Kingston & St. Andrew whose death was previously under investigation
  4. A 69-year-old Female from Kingston & St. Andrew whose death was previously under investigation
  5. A 53-year-old Female from Kingston & St. Andrew whose death was previously under investigation
  6. A 50-year-old Male from Kingston & St. Andrew
  7. A 53-year-old Male from Kingston & St. Andrew  
  8. A 57-year-old Female from St. Thomas whose death was previously under investigation
  9. An 81-year-old Female from St. Thomas  
  10. A 65-year-old Male from St. Mary  
  11. A 31-year-old Male from St. Ann  

 

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