COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Tuesday, August 17, 2021

 

NEW CASES

24 HRS

OVERALL

Confirmed Cases

289

59,377

SEX CLASSIFICATION

   

Females

179

33,414

Males

110

25,960

Under Investigation

0

3

AGE RANGE

6 months to 94 years

1 day to 108 years

     

PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES

   

Clarendon

0

3,043

Hanover

6

1,826

Kingston & St. Andrew

80

15,957

Manchester

12

3,814

Portland

8

1,697

St. Ann

13

4,186

St. Catherine

38

11,154

St. Elizabeth

7

2,492

St. James

31

5,796

St. Mary

0

1,834

St. Thomas

0

2,244

Trelawny

11

1,967

Westmoreland

83

3,367

     

COVID-19 TESTING

   

Type of Tests

PCR

Antigen Tests from Public Facilities

Antigen Tests from Private Facilities

TOTAL

POSITIVES Today

235

26

28

289

Cumulative POSITIVES

52,984

3,421

2,972

59,377

NEGATIVE today

588

All negatives are included in PCR tests

251

839

Cumulative NEGATIVES

300,021

164,493

464,514

TOTAL TESTS TODAY

823

26

279

1,128

TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE

353,005

3,421

167,465

523,891

Positivity Rate

30.7%

   

DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS

   

Deaths

19*

1,339

Coincidental Deaths

1

170

Deaths under investigation

2

112

RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES

   

Recovered

30

47,570

Active Cases

10,095

 

QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT

   

Number in Facility Quarantine

4

 

Number in Home Quarantine

40,197

 

HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT

   

Number Hospitalised

494

 

Patients Moderately Ill

111

 

Patients Critically Ill

32

 

NON-HOSPITAL ISOLATION

   

Step Down Facilities

0

 

State Facilities

9

 

Home

9,518

 

TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES

   

Contact of a Confirmed Case

1

2,852

Imported

0

1,077

Local Transmission (Not Epi Linked)

0

2 922

Under Investigation

288

52,290

Workplace Cluster

0

236

*COVID-19 RELATED DEATHS: (August 12-16, 2021)

  • A 57-year-old Male from Westmoreland 
  • A 66-year-old Male from Westmoreland 
  • A 50-year-old Male from Westmoreland 
  • A 75-year-old Male from Westmoreland 
  • A 47-year-old Female from Westmoreland 
  • A 64-year-old Female from Westmoreland 
  • A 65-year-old Female from Westmoreland 
  • A 67-year-old Female from St. Ann 
  • A 94-year-old Female from St. Ann 
  • An 83-year-old Male from St. Ann 
  • A 77-year-old Male from St. Catherine 
  • A 77-year-old Female from St. Catherine 
  • A 52-year-old Female from St. Catherine 
  • A 58-year-old Male from St. Catherine 
  • A 44-year-old Male from St. Elizabeth 
  • A 65-year-old Female from St. Elizabeth 
  • A 58-year-old Female from St. James 
  • A 39-year-old Male from Kingston & St. Andrew 
  • A 63-year-old Female from Hanover