COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Thursday, September 17, 2020

NEW CASES

24 HRS

OVERALL

NOTES

Confirmed Cases

197

4,571

 

SEX CLASSIFICATION

     

Males

88

2,057

 

Females

107

2,499

 

Under Investigation

2

15

 

AGE RANGE

2.5 months to 86 years

13 days to 97 years

 
       

PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF CASES

     

St. Catherine

35

1,140

 

Kingston & St Andrew

102

1,626

 

St. Thomas

4

334

 

Portland

6

203

 

St. Mary

0

111

 

St. Ann

11

147

 

Trelawny

5

57

 

St. James

10

263

 

Hanover

4

48

 

Westmoreland

2

49

 

St. Elizabeth

3

85

 

Manchester

5

228

 

Clarendon

10

280

 

COVID-19 TESTING

     

Samples Tested

975

71,052

 

Discharge samples tested in the last 24 hours

26

   

Results Positive

197

4,571

 

Results Negative

774

66,429

 

Results Pending

4

52

 

DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS

     

Deaths

4*

55

3 new;  one formerly under investigation

Coincidental Deaths

0

4

 

Deaths under investigation

2

8

 

RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES

     

Recovered

39

1,264

 

Active Cases

 

3,169

 

QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT

     

Number in Facility Quarantine

 

13

   

Number in Home Quarantine

 

22,972

   

HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT

     

Number Hospitalised

113

   

Patients Moderately Ill

23

   

Patients Critically Ill

9

   

TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES

     

Imported

0

467

 

Local Transmission (Not Epidemiologically linked)

0

256

 

Contacts of Confirmed Cases

0

712

 

Cases Related to the St. Catherine Workplace Cluster

0

236

 

Under Investigation

197

2,900

 

 

*Details of the four deaths

  • An 80 year old male of a Kingston & St. Andrew address
  • An 83 year old female of a St. Mary address
  • An 81 year old female of a Kingston & St. Andrew address
  • A 67 year old female of a Clarendon address