COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Thursday, September 24, 2020

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL NOTES
Confirmed Cases 135 5,723  
SEX CLASSIFICATION      
Males 66 2,611  
Females 69 3,089  
Under Investigation 0 23  
AGE RANGE 1 month to 92 years 1 day to 104 years

 

 
       
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES      
Clarendon 11 332  
Hanover 0 54  
Kingston & St. Andrew 78 2,177  
Manchester 2 256  
Portland 8 249  
St. Ann 4 223  
St. Catherine 14 1,288  
St. Elizabeth 11 133  
St. James 2 376  
St. Mary 3 136  
St. Thomas 1 356  
Trelawny 0 64  
Westmoreland 1 79  
COVID-19 TESTING      
Samples Tested 641 75,406  
Discharge samples tested in the last 24 hours 2    
Results Positive 135 5,723  
Results Negative 506 69,626  
Results Pending 0 57  
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS      
Deaths 3* 80

 

 
Coincidental Deaths 0 4

 

 
Deaths under investigation 2 7  
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES      
Recovered 6 1,496  
Active Cases 4,063    
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT      
Number in Facility Quarantine 50    
Number in Home Quarantine 23,345    
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT      
Number Hospitalised 119    
Patients Moderately Ill 44    
Patients Critically Ill 7    
       
NON-HOSPITAL ISOLATION      
Step Down Facilities 6    
State Facilities 13    
Home 3,938    
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES      
Imported 0 474  
Local Transmission (Not Epidemiologically linked) 0 276  
Contacts of Confirmed Cases 0 766  
Cases Related to the St. Catherine Workplace Cluster 0 236  
Under Investigation 135 3,971  

 

*Summary of Deaths:

  • A 84 year old female of a St. Catherine address.
  • A 46 year old female of a St. Elizabeth address.
  • A 68 year old male of a Clarendon address.