COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Tuesday, April 20, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL
Confirmed Cases 83 44,337
SEX CLASSIFICATION    
Females 37 24,808
Males 46 19,526
Under Investigation 0 3
AGE RANGE 8 months to 93 years 1 day to 108 years
     
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES    
Clarendon 8 2,435
Hanover 3 1,201
Kingston & St. Andrew 17 12,673
Manchester 1 2,648
Portland 4 1,427
St. Ann 10 2,765
St. Catherine 13 8,735
St. Elizabeth 2 1,763
St. James 8 4,253
St. Mary 0 1,351
St. Thomas 7 1,717
Trelawny 2 1,537
Westmoreland 8 1,832
     
COVID-19 TESTING    
Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today 62 12 9 83
Cumulative POSITIVES 40,649 1,489 2,199 44,337
NEGATIVE today 396 All negatives are included in PCR tests 558 954
Cumulative NEGATIVES 221,352 52,855 274,207
TOTAL TESTS TODAY 458 12 567 1,037
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE 262,001 1,489 55,054 318,544
Positivity Rate 15.7%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS    
Deaths 6* 744
Coincidental Deaths 0 113
Deaths under investigation 2 120
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES    
Recovered 108 20,070
Active Cases 23,203  
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT    
Number in Facility Quarantine 17  
Number in Home Quarantine 31,304  
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT    
Number Hospitalised 299  
Patients Moderately Ill 20  
Patients Critically Ill 29  
NON-HOSPITAL ISOLATION    
Step Down Facilities 0  
State Facilities 22  
Home 22,887  
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES    
Contact of a Confirmed Case 1 2,399
Imported 0 873
Local Transmission (Not Epi Linked) 0 1,791
Under Investigation 82 39,038
Workplace Cluster 0 236
           

 

DEATHS

  • A 41 year old female from Manchester
  • A 96 year old male from Manchester
  • A 93 year old male from Kingston & St. Andrew
  • An 87 year old male from St. Elizabeth
  • A 61 year old male from St. Elizabeth
  • A 53 year old Male from St. Elizabeth