COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Tuesday, March 16, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL  NOTES
Confirmed Cases 821 32,728  
SEX CLASSIFICATION      
Females 477 18,371  
Males 344 14,354  
Under Investigation 0 3  
AGE RANGE 1 day  to 95 years 1 day to 104 years  
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES      
Clarendon 41 1,845  
Hanover 16 946  
KSA 226 9,247  
Manchester 48 2,057  
Portland 39 988  
St. Ann 31 2,130  
St. Catherine 195 6,345  
St. Elizabeth 33 1,188  
St. James 33 3379  
St. Mary 39 882  
St. Thomas 92 1,253  
Trelawny 6 1,191  
Westmoreland 22 1,277  
COVID-19 TESTING      
Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities

 

Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today

 

757 23 41 821
Cumulative POSITIVES

 

30,605 946 1,177 32,728
NEGATIVE Today

 

1,257 All negatives are included in PCR tests 642 1,899
Cumulative NEGATIVES

 

195,748 22,889 218,637
TOTAL TESTS TODAY

 

2,014 23 683 2,720
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE

 

226,353 946 24,066 251,365
Positivity Rate 38.3%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS 24 HRS OVERALL  

NOTES

 

Deaths 13* 507 Details below
Coincidental Deaths 0 92  
Deaths under investigation 0 57  
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES      
Recovered 102 15,473  
Active Cases 820 16,513  
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT      
Number in Facility Quarantine 3    
Number in Home Quarantine 21,734    
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT      
Number Hospitalised 371    
Patients Moderately Ill 24    
Patients Critically Ill 29    
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES      
Imported 4 729  
Local Transmission (Not Epidemiologically Linked) 0 1,373  
Contacts of Confirmed Cases 0 2,079  
Cases Related to the St. Catherine Workplace Cluster 0 236  
Under Investigation 817 28,311  

 

DEATHS

  • 56-year-old female from Kingston and St. Andrew
  • 73-year-old female from Kingston and St. Andrew
  • 86-year-old male from Kingston and St. Andrew
  • 46 year old female from Kingston and St. Andrew
  • 50-year-old male from Kingston and St. Andrew
  • 61-year-old female from Kingston and St. Andrew
  • 79-year-old female from Kingston and St. Andrew
  • 78-year-old male from St. Elizabeth
  • 62-year-old male from St. Elizabeth
  • 81-year-old female from St. Thomas
  • 71-year-old male from St. Thomas
  • 59-year-old female from St. Thomas
  • 26-year-old female from St. Catherine