COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Tuesday, March 30, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL  NOTES
Confirmed Cases 389 39,237  
SEX CLASSIFICATION      
Females 209 22,046  
Males 180 17,188  
Under Investigation 0 3  
AGE RANGE 5 months to 98 years 1 day to 108 years  
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES      
Clarendon 5 2,195  
Hanover 20 1,113  
KSA 95 11,155  
Manchester 23 2,358  
Portland 5 1,277  
St. Ann 14 2,435  
St. Catherine 61 7,700  
St. Elizabeth 29 1,515  
St. James 38 3,882  
St. Mary 18 1,126  
St. Thomas 19 1,486  
Trelawny 20 1,399  
Westmoreland 42 1,596  
 COVID-19 TESTING      
Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today 323 9 57 389
Cumulative POSITIVES 36,231 1,236 1,770 39,237
NEGATIVE Today 965 All negatives are included in PCR tests 950 1,915
Cumulative NEGATIVES 208,063 35,099 243,162
TOTAL TESTS TODAY 1,288 9 1,007 2,304
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE 244,294 1,236 36,869 282,399
Positivity Rate 25.8%    
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS 24 HRS OVERALL  NOTES
Deaths 9* 596 Details below
Coincidental Deaths 2 99  
Deaths under investigation 1 79  
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES      
Recovered 124 17,598  
Active Cases 388* 20,779 One person died from among the 389 new cases of the last 24 hours
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT      
Number in Facility Quarantine 10    
Number in Home Quarantine 26,396    
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT      
Number Hospitalised 476    
Patients Moderately Ill 52    
Patients Critically Ill 39    
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES      
Imported 6 787  
Local Transmission (Not Epidemiologically linked) 1 1,552  
Contacts of Confirmed Cases 0 2,216  
Cases Related to the St. Catherine Workplace Cluster 0 236  
Under Investigation 382 34,446  
           

DEATHS*

  1. A 62-year-old male from Portland.
  2. A 68-year-old male from St. Elizabeth.
  3. A 72-year-old male from St. Elizabeth.
  4. A 67-year-old male from Westmoreland.
  5. A 68-year-old male from Westmoreland.
  6. A 54-year-old male from St. Catherine.
  7. A 64-year-old male from St. Catherine.
  8. A 65-year-old male from KSA.
  9. An 82-year-old female from St. Mary.