COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Thursday, October 8, 2020

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL NOTES
Confirmed Cases 90 7,363  
SEX CLASSIFICATION      
Males 35 3,309  
Females 55 4,034  
Under Investigation 0 20  
 AGE RANGE 8 days  to 89 years 1 day to 104 years  
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES      
Clarendon 14 409  
Hanover 6 77  
KSA 24 2,752  
Manchester 3 311  
Portland 2 284  
St. Ann 10 302  
St. Catherine 7 1,670  
St. Elizabeth 6 203  
St. James 14 582  
St. Mary 1 179  
St. Thomas 0 367  
Trelawny 1 87  
Westmoreland 2 140  
COVID-19 TESTING        
Samples Tested 554 83,512  
Discharge samples tested in the last 24 hours 0    
Results Positive 90 7,363  
Results Negative 464 76,088  
Results Pending 0 61  
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS)      
Deaths 4 132 1 was previously under investigation
Coincidental Deaths 0 10  
Deaths under investigation 2 15  
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES      
Recovered 370 3,102  
Active Cases 90 4,030  
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT      
Number in Facility Quarantine 4    
Number in Home Quarantine 22,001    
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT      
Number Hospitalised 130    
Patients Moderately Ill 23    
Patients Critically Ill 10    
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES      
Imported 0 488  
Local Transmission (Not Epidemiologically Linked) 0 416  
Contacts of Confirmed Cases 0 851  
Cases Related to the St. Catherine Workplace Cluster 0 236  
Under Investigation 90 5,372  

 

*There were four (4) newly classified COVID-related deaths in the last 24 hours. The deceased are:

  1. A 76-year-old male from St. Ann.
  2. An 81-year-old male from St. Mary.
  3. A 59-year-old female from Kingston and St. Andrew.
  4. A 69-year-old male from St. Ann.