COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Thursday, September 16, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL
Confirmed Cases 601 78,590
SEX CLASSIFICATION    
Females 319 44,658
Males 282 33,922
Under Investigation 0 10
AGE RANGE 0 day to 96 years 1 day to 108 years
   

 

 
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES    
Clarendon 50 4,125
Hanover 24 2,599
Kingston & St. Andrew 126 19,559
Manchester 46 5,413
Portland 3 2,129
St. Ann 88 5,830
St. Catherine 86 14,163
St. Elizabeth 44 3,569
St. James 33 7,827
St. Mary 24 2,486
St. Thomas 44 3244
Trelawny 18 2,,926
Westmoreland 15 4,720
     
     
     
     
COVID-19 TESTING    
Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities

 

Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today

 

547 53 1 601
Cumulative POSITIVES

 

69,039 5,893 3,658 78,590
NEGATIVE today

 

999 All negatives are included in PCR tests 69 1,068
Cumulative NEGATIVES

 

326,155 175,191 501,346
TOTAL TESTS TODAY

 

1,546 53 70 1,669
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE

 

395,194 5,893 178,849 579,936
Positivity Rate[1] 37.5%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS    
Deaths 4* 1,772
Coincidental Deaths 1 177
Deaths under investigation 3 261
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES    
Recovered 134 50,495
Active Cases 25,793  
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT    
Number in Facility Quarantine 5  
Number in Home Quarantine 41,433  
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT    
Number Hospitalised 708  
Patients Moderately Ill 168  
Patients Severely Ill 104  
Patients Critically Ill 56  
NON-HOSPITAL ISOLATION    
Step Down Facilities 0  
State Facilities 4  
Home 25,065  
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES    
Contact of a Confirmed Case 0 3,061
Imported 0 1,216
Local Transmission (Not Epi Linked) 0 3,546
Under Investigation 601 70,531
Workplace Cluster 0 236
           

 

*COVID-19 RELATED DEATHS (September 14-15, 2021)

  • A 76-year-old male from St. Catherine
  • A 51-year-old female from Kingston & St. Andrew
  • A 86 year old female from Kingston & St. Andrew
  • A 76 year old male from St. Mary

 

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