COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Tuesday, March 9, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL NOTES
Confirmed Cases 808 28,273  
SEX CLASSIFICATION      
Females 434 15,811  
Males 337 12,422  
Under Investigation 37 40  
AGE RANGE 14 days to 98 years 1 day to 104 years  
PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES      
Clarendon 33 1,569  
Hanover 44 782  
KSA 216 8,150  
Manchester 47 1,849  
Portland 21 700  
St. Ann 47 1,863  
St. Catherine 142 5,412  
St. Elizabeth 33 998  
St. James 57 3,085  
St. Mary 26 735  
St. Thomas 53 1,003  
Trelawny 53 1,012  
Westmoreland 36 1,115  
COVID-19 TESTING      
Type of Tests PCR Antigen Tests from Public Facilities

 

Antigen Tests from Private Facilities TOTAL
POSITIVES Today

 

746 9 53 808
Cumulative POSITIVES

 

26,599 840 834 28,273
NEGATIVES Today

 

1,463 All negatives are included in PCR tests 404 1,867
Cumulative NEGATIVES

 

188,270 17,977 206,247
TOTAL TESTS TODAY

 

2,209 9 457 2,675
TOTAL TESTS CUMULATIVE

 

214,869 840 18,811 234,520
Positivity Rate

 

34%

(PCR and public sector antigen tests)

   
DEATHS IN COVID-19 POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS 24 HRS OVERALL  NOTES
Deaths 3 463 1. 66-year-old female from St Elizabeth.

2. 62-year-old female from St. Catherine.

3. 28-year-old female from Westmoreland.

The 3 deaths were previously under investigation.

Coincidental Deaths 0 90  
Deaths under investigation 1 55  
RECOVERIES & ACTIVE CASES      
Recovered 50 14,645  
Active Cases 808 12,934  
QUARANTINE MANAGEMENT      
Number in Facility Quarantine 11    
Number in Home Quarantine 20,453    
HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT      
Number Hospitalised 277    
Patients Moderately Ill 38    
Patients Critically Ill 31    
TRANSMISSION STATUS OF COVID-19 CASES      
Imported 0 712  
Local Transmission (Not Epidemiologically Linked) 0 1,285  
Contacts of Confirmed Cases 0 2,022  
Cases Related to the St. Catherine Workplace Cluster 0 236  
Under Investigation 808 24,018